Calendula, CO2 Total Extract, Organic

Calendula officinalis
Botanical name Calendula officinalis
Suggested Use Cosmetics, Perfumery, Soapmaking
Origin Various
Extraction Method CO2 Total Extract
Cultivation Certified Organic
Plant Part Flower
Note Middle

Product Overview

Colour and Appearance: Calendula CO2 Total Extract is usually blood red in colour. Its odour is very pleasent, just like dried hay.

Composition: This extract contains all CO2 soluble lipophilic components like pentacyclic triterpene alcohols and triterpendiol monoesters including 17-28% faradiol esters, esterified with manly myristic and palmitic acids which are responsible for it high anti-inflammatory and anti-oedematous properties. There are also essential oils (1-2%), sterols, carotenes and cuticular waxes.

Properties: Skin soothing, accelerates wound healing, enhancing formation of cell tissue, nourishing, astringent, analgesic, antioxidant, skin regeneration, improving skin elasticity leading to delay skin aging, anti-inflammatory, fungicidal (Candida).

Fragrance: Has a delicate, herbaceous/green, warm, waxy, hay like smell.