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With age, many problems appear; cardiovascular diseases, diabete, venous insufficiency, arthritis...

Pineol is an extract of polyphenols from maritime pine bark, highly concentrated in Oligomeric ProanthoCyanidins (OPC). Those molecules are known for their important benefits on health.

INCI name

Pinus pinaster bark extract

Main properties

Prevents aged-related damages
Prevents of chronic venous insufficiency

Mechanims of action

Some bibliographic studies show that OPCs of maritime pine:
  • Prevent against oxidative damages including age-related damages, due to their antioxidant action.
  • Prevent of chronic venous insufficiency, by increasing capillary strength.
  • Protect cardiovascular system, reducing bad cholesterol, by lowering blood pressure and opposing platelet aggregation.
  • Reduce inflammatory and prevent arthritis, oedemas and cutaneous reactions.


  • Polyphenol extract highly concentrated of maritime pine: 99%
  • Majority of Oligomeric ProanthoCyanidins (OPC) > 90%


china compliant


  • Soluble in the aqueous phase

Examples of applications

Food supplements, functional food/drinks, nutricosmetics