Chia Seed Extract -Powder 100g
Chia Seed Powder Extract
INCI Name: Salvia hispanica L. (chia seed) extract.
Properties: Chia seed powder extract contains vitamin B3 and zinc. It helps with oily skin and clogged pores. It also caontains omega-3 fatty acid, which promotes more plump looking skin.
Use: Recommended use level 1%-10% in skincare products. May add a natural tint of colour. Excellent for use in powdered skincare products (masks and exfoliators), body scrubs, bath bombs, soap bars, mask bars, scalp bars and other products.
This extract is water-soluble and may be used when formulating body lotions, creams and butters (added to water phase). It is not oil-soluble (not recommend for use in face/body oils). When formulating with water, use distilled water. A natural preservative system should be added, like Leucidal.
Shelf life: This ingredient should be stored in a cool, dry place and has a shelf-life of 2 year when stored properly.
This product is intended for topical use in skincare formulations. It possess all the nutrients of the fruit, but does not have the aroma of the actual plant. It has a mild earthy scent.