Maritime pine extract
Botanical extract

The strong content of procyanidin in maritime pine provides an anti-inflammatory effect to the skin, to sooth redness and softening. Highly concentrated in tannins and flavonoids, as catechin and epicatechin oligomers, glycosylate derivatives of quercetin and kaempferol, it’s a proper antioxidant. Its action enables to protect cells from external aggressions, to fight effectively against free radicals and prevent from cutaneous aging. Emollient, it softens and hydrates the skin.

INCI name

Pinus pinaster bark extract

Main properties

Anti-inflammatory
Soohting
Antioxidant

Composition

Phenolic compounds (catechin, taxifoliol, procyanidic oligomers)
Phytosterols

Status

Natural ingredientschina compliant

Formulation

  • Recommended percentage: 1-5%
  • Soluble in the aqueous phase

Examples of applications

Skin care : anti-aging skincare, moisturizing care, soothing care for sensitive skins