The flowers of the Hibiscus have anti-oxidant properties and inhibit elastin degradation, helping to maintain the skin's elasticity and thereby offering anti-aging effects. Useful for formulations targeting skin tone, anti-cellulite and refirming products.
Our Hibiscus Extract is a standardized extract of the flowers of Hibiscus sabdariffa L. obtained in a 50:50 medium of glycerin and water containing a minimum of 1.5% of Anthocyanosides.
This is a cosmetic raw material and is meant for external use only in cosmetic formulations. As with all of our materials, it should not be taken internally.
Typical Usage Rate: 0.1 - 4%
Appearance: Dark purple-dark brown transparent liquid with characteristic odor
Solubility: Soluble in water
Preservative: Potassium Sorbate, Sodium Benzoate
Storage: Protected from direct light and humidity at a temperature of 50°-77°F (10°-25°C)
Shelf life: 18 months, properly stored, in sealed vessel.
INCI: Glycerin (and) Water (and) Hibiscus Sabdariffa Flower Extract
This product should be added to a formulation at the recommended usage rate.
Statements contained herein have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat and cure or prevent disease. Always consult with your professional skin care provider.
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|Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)
|Hibiscus Extract MSDS