Punica granatum - Seed CO2 Extract
INCI: Punica Granatum Seed Extract
Dosage: 0,3% - 3%
By supercritical fluid extraction with natural carbon dioxide, no solvent residues, no inorganic salts, no heavy metals, no reproducible microorganisms.
Fatty oil with a high concentration of punicic acid (C18:3 w5), a valuable conjugated linolenic acid (CLnA). Furthermore the extract contains tocopherols, sterols and a small amount of squalene.
In dietary supplements because of the valuable 9c,11t,13c CLnA, which is related to the 9c,11t CLA (conjugated linoleic acid) and described to have cancer inhibiting and cardiovascular protecting properties, normalising lipid metabolism in case of obese and hyperlipidemic conditions. In cosmetic products for promoting skin regeneration, stimulating self repair mechanisms, improving skin elasticity, reducing wrinkles and as prophylaxis against skin aging; calming and healing properties in case of irritated, dry, sensible, allergic and itching skin.
For supplements - contains Antioxidant: Rosemary extract.