Witch hazel extract
₦1,500.00 – ₦13,000.00
Description: Plant extract derived from the leaves of the Witch Hazel (Hamamelis Virgi-niana) shrub, that is known for it’s fragrant winter flowers & woody fruit capsules. Mainly used as a distillate in soothing and toning products. Contains 20% extract dissolved in water and glycerin. Preserved with phenoxyethanol. Amber liquid, typical odor. pH 4-6.5. Water-soluble.
INCI Name: Glycerin, water, Hamamelis Virginiana (Witch Hazel) extract
Benefits:Found to have anti-irritating and soothing properties
Has skin-cleansing and toning effects.
Apply witch hazel directly to the skin for itching, pain and swelling (inflammation), eye inflammation, skin injury, mucous membrane inflammation, vaginal dryness after menopause, varicose veins, hemorrhoids, bruises, insect bites, minor burns, acne, sensitive scalp, and other skin irritations.
Witch hazel contains chemicals called tannins. When applied directly to the skin, witch hazel might help reduce swelling, help repair broken skin, and fight bacteria.
Use: Add to the water phase of formulas. Typical use level 1-10%. For external use only.
Applications: Skin & hair care products, face cleansers, toners, shampoos & conditioners, moisturizers, after shaves & deodorants, antiperspirants.