Plant cosmetics * are beauty products that use plant extracts in their formulation. In recent years they have been gaining more and more popularity among consumers thanks to its multiple benefits for skin and hair, as well as being a more natural alternative to traditional cosmetics.
The ingredients used for the phytocosmetics are obtained from the different parts of the plants: stems, flowers, roots, fruits, leaves, bulbs,… Once selected, they are treated by different production processes and are used in a multitude of cosmetic forms (solutions, emulsions, gels, powders, pastes).
There are different types of plant cosmetics, depending on the combined plant or plant used in its formulation. Some of the most popular are:
- Essential oils: Are used to hydrate, nourish and improve the appearance of the skin. Each essential oil has different properties, so it is important to choose the right one according to skin type and needs.
- Vegetable extracts -They are used to treat specific skin problems, such as dryness, acne or lack of radiance.
- Floral Waters: Are used to refresh and moisturize the skin, in addition to providing therapeutic properties thanks to the components of the flowers.
CBD, one of the new in phytoposmetics
One of the components that has come to stay in recent years in the cosmetic world is cannabidol (CBD) and there is a growing trend in the use of CBD as an ingredient in plant-cosmetic products.
CBD is a non-psychoactive compound present in the cannabis plant, which has been shown to have multiple benefits for the skin, such as hydrating and improving the appearance of the skin by attenuating wrinkles and spots as well as reducing inflammation of the skin and tissues.
CBD brings properties to cosmetics Antioxidants, nutritious, anti-inflammatory and relaxing And therefore, CBD cosmetics are highly effective in topical treatments and keep your skin looking nourished and healthy.
Thus, plant cosmetics are a more natural and beneficial option for skin and hair, taking advantage of the properties of plants and CBD for effective results.
If you are looking for an alternative to traditional cosmetics, try the plant cosmetics and discover its many benefits in our catalog
* Phyto-from the Greek phyton, means plant or vegetable.
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