Standardization: Min 10% Polyphenols
Botanical Name: Camellia sinensis
Green Tea Botanical Extract Powder is used internationally in cosmetics. It is a rich source of antioxidants such as Vitamin C and Vitamin E. Green Tea Extract is hailed in the natural skin care industry for it skin beneficial properties. Said to help reduce the signs of aging caused by environmental factors. The active constituents in Green Tea are the Catechin - Polyphenols.
Green Tea catechins are also potent antioxidants.
The suggested usage rate is 0.5 - 2% by weight of the product.
Add most extracts to the cool down phase of the formulation.
For shampoos, creams, and other thick products: Mix 5-10 ml of hot water (45 ̊C – 50 ̊C; the temperature of the cool down phase) into the powdered extract until it dissolves. Combine this mixture thoroughly into the product.For mists, toners, and other products that are almost entirely water: There is no need to dissolve the extract before adding it to the product.