Sandalwood (Chandan) Liquid Extract - Water Soluble
It offers benefits for skincare by helping to moisturize and nourish the skin
Description: Sandalwood contains high levels of alpha-santalol, which works to inhibit the production of tyrosinase. Tyrosinase is one of the key enzymes that produces melanin in the skin, so by prohibiting tyrosinase, sandalwood extract works to lighten and even out skin tone, preventing and eliminating dark spots and discoloration. It is soluble in water, alcohol, and glycerol but is insoluble in oil.
- It has anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties that can help soothe skin irritation, reduce the appearance of blemishes, and promote a more youthful complexion.
- It has antimicrobial properties that can protect against infections.
- It is rich in antioxidants that can help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and promote a more youthful complexion.
Use: All skin care products can be added to a wide range of products including creams, lotions, shampoos and conditioners, bath products, and moisturizing products such as face oils, face creams and body butters, to provide additional flavor and nutrients.
Applications: Slowly stir desired amount of liquid into formula and mix well. Typical use level .5% to 5%. For external use only.
This is a natural product which may darken with age (discoloration will not affect efficacy). Slight fallout may occur over time. Protect from oxidation. Store at room temperature.
Tips: This product provides rich attributions to formulations such as lotions, shampoos and soap. Test your final product to ensure optimal performance.
INCI: Santalum Album (Sandalwood) Extract