Rhatany Root Total CO2 Extract, also known as Krameria Root Total CO2 Extract, is obtained by supercritical fluid extraction using carbon dioxide as the solvent. Less than 2% alcohol (ethanol) is added as an entrainer. The extract is standardized using Organic Olive Oil.
Rhatany, Krameria lappacea, is a small perennial shrub with distinctive pink and red flowers. The roots of the plant contain lignans that offer numerous benefits within personal care and cosmetic applications.
Rhatany Root Total CO2 Extract is a thick, brownish orange extract with a mild, pleasant, earthy aroma. It contains the CO2-soluble lipophilic compounds, including 20-30% lignans.
Rhatany Root Total CO2 Extract is well suited for a wide array of skin and hair care applications and is especially well suited for formulations intended to support maturing skin. We encourage you to research the numerous benefits of this incredibly beneficial extract.
*Typical Shelf Life begins on the date of manufacture and is defined as the typical shelf life of an ingredient when it is stored and handled properly. The Typical Shelf Life is offered as a general guideline. It should not be considered to be an expiration date. Many ingredients are usable beyond the stated date, especially when stored and handled very carefully.