Rhatany Root CO2 Extract is obtained by supercritical fluid extraction, using carbon dioxide as the solvent. A small amount of alcohol (ethanol) is added as an entrainer. The extract is standardized with fractionated coconut oil.
Rhatany Root CO2 Extract is a viscous, brownish orange oil with a mild, pleasant aroma. It is used as an antioxidant, anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory ingredient suitable for daily personal care cosmetics. Rhatany CO2 is well suited formulations intended to support maturing skin.