Actiphyte™ Sugar Kelp GL100NP

Cleansing Hair-Care Skin-Care
China Compliant -Formerly CFDA

Leveraging seaweed benefits for acne-prone skin

Also known as sugar kelp, it consists of a brown alga from the Laminariaceae family. Besides being used for cooking purposes due to it sweet taste, it was also widely used in medicine for its anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and antioxidant activities. 

Function: <a href='/Personal-Care/Products/Product-Finder?ingredientType=Active&functions=Sebum Control'>Sebum Control</a>

INCI Name: Laminaria Saccharina Extract

Recommended Use level: 1-10%

  • Neptune Kelp is also being used by the cosmetic industry as a stabilizer due to its content in alginic acid.
  • The extract can assist in reducing the excess of sebum secretion of the skin surface and offering a more mattified complexion.
  • The presence of sulfated polysaccharides may contribute also to decreasing inflammation in acne-prone skin.