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Chondrus Crispus

*Chondrus Crispus is also known as Carrageen *It is a polysaccharide extract of Irish moss, a form of seaweed *Read TIA's article Euoko W-31 Extreme White Concentrate Ampoules - would you pay $710 for one Month? * Read TIA's article Seaweed and Algae - what are marine extracts doing in my face cream?

Chondrus Crispus is a skin conditioning agent and is useful in the control of viscosity in an overall product. Due to it being a seaweed extract it is packed full of vitamins and minerals which are vital to the maintenance of healthy skin. Perhaps the most interesting property of Chondrus Crispus is its ability to protect against UV rays. Making it especially useful in the development of sun screen .

*Chondrus Crispus is also known as Carrageen

*It is a polysaccharide extract of Irish moss, a form of seaweed

*Read TIA's article Euoko W-31 Extreme White Concentrate Ampoules - would you pay $710 for one Month?

* Read TIA's article Seaweed and Algae - what are marine extracts doing in my face cream?

Functions:

Chondrus Crispus is a skin conditioning agent and is useful in the control of viscosity in an overall product. Due to it being a seaweed extract it is packed full of vitamins and minerals which are vital to the maintenance of healthy skin. Perhaps the most interesting property of Chondrus Crispus is its ability to protect against UV rays. Making it especially useful in the development of sun screen .

Safety Measures/Side Effects:

Based upon information from MSDS pages Chondrus Crispus is considered a low hazard to the body – mild irritation may occur when applied to the eye area. Studies have shown that the ingredient can act as a carcinogen when consumed and subsequently broken down by the stomach (PubMed). It is perfectly safe for general topical use as stated by the FDA.

Recommended Products with Chondrus Crispus:

PureCeuticals Cherry Glycolic Peel ($44 in the shop).

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