This fragrant herbaceous perennial, whose geographic origins remain unclear, results from crossing water mint (aquatica) with spearmint (spicata). It spreads rapidly by stolons. Widely used for its scent since antiquity, it is now grown in several parts of the world for its essential oil, obtained from the leaves, which is very rich in menthol.
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EtHAIReal Peppermint, a hybrid with a powerful aroma
EtHAIReal Peppermint – This fragrant herbaceous perennial, whose geographic origins remain unclear, results from crossing water mint (aquatica) with spearmint (spicata). It spreads rapidly by stolons. Widely used for its scent since antiquity, it is now grown in several parts of the world for its essential oil, obtained from the leaves, which is very rich in menthol. Peppermint is used in many food products (herbal teas, confectionery, spirits) and also in pharmaceutical preparations (as a remedy for coughs and colds, in antiseptic creams, local analgesics, etc.).
Because oily hair comes from a functional imbalance in the hair bulb, this needs to be corrected through targeted action on the production of oily substances, and also on the general protection of the hair. For lighter, shining, radiant hair.
Reduces excessive production of oily substances (sebum and lipids) by the hair bulbs and scalp.
Calming reduces irritation by increasing the tolerance threshold of the hair bulbs and scalp.
Decreases general cell oxidation reduces the formation of free radicals in hair bulb and scalp cells.
Makes hair lighter, for longer.
To be used in hair products (shampoos, masks, serums) intended to rebalance oily hair or hair that easily becomes oily.
AN ACTIVE PLANT CELL
Developed to deliver the highest amount of original active molecules.
A HIGH TECH NATURAL INGREDIENT
Created to preserve and improve the identity and the benefits of a natural product.
Regulates the mechanisms at the origin of oily hair.
- INCI name of cells: Mentha piperita (Peppermint) leaf cell extract
- Aspect: liquid
- Form: cells (20%) in glycerin or sunflower oil (80%)
- Concentration: Starting at 0.5%
- Dispersible: in any formulation (emulsion, lotion, fluid)
Hair appears less dull and oily, reduced scalp irritation in 4 weeks
- 59% reduction in the oily appearance of hair and scalp
- 44% reduction in sebum
- 71% decrease in scalp discomfort
- 62% reduction in the dull appearance of hair
OVERALL IMPROVEMENT IN THE APPEARANCE OF THE HAIR AND SCALP IN 28 DAYS
- Sebum level
- Oily appearance
- Irritation of the scalp