Marigold Flower CO2-to extract (organic)
INCI: Calendula officinalis
Dosage: 0,1 - 0,3%
By supercritical fluid extraction with natural carbon dioxide, no solvent residues, no inorganic salts, no heavy metals, no reproducible microorganisms.
Pentacyclic triterpene alcohols and triterpendiol monoesters including faradiol esters esterified mainly with myristic- and palmitic acids. Faradiol esters have a significant anti-inflammatory effect. Other ingredients are sterols, carotenes and cuticular waxes.
In cosmetics and pharmaceuticals, for treatment of hurts, bruises and inflammations, for wound healing and increasing the granulation, for dry sensitive skin, in face creams, sun lotions, lipsticks, hair shampoos, bath additives.