Behenyl Alcohol

Behenyl Alcohol. It’s a saturated fatty alcohol – not to be confused with drying alcohols like ethanol, isopropyl alcohol or alcohol denat. It is used to increase the viscosity in formulations and as an emulsifier, allowing water-based ingredients and oil-based ingredients to mix and stay together.

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Bakuchiol

Bakuchiol. A powerful, plant-based, natural alternative to retinol (Vitamin A). It has the benefits of retinol without its drawbacks. It is derived from Psoralea corylifolia (babchi seeds). No burning, no stinging, no irritation and suitable for day use. It helps reduce the appearance and depth of fine lines and wrinkles.

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