What-it-does: viscosity controlling
Other than that, there is also a manufacturer claim saying that Macrocystis Pyrifera "increases the vitality of epidermal growth, improves collagen synthesis, and maintains skin elasticity".
We wrote some more about algae extract in general here.
Show me some proof
- International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, May 1, 2009, Influence of the extraction–purification conditions on final properties of alginates obtained from brown algae ( Macrocystis pyrifera )
- Bioresource Technology, May 1, 2015, Exploring the potential of using algae in cosmetics
Products with Macrocystis Pyrifera
YÜLI Ambrosia Beauty Nectar STARSKIN The Master Cleanser Foam Detoxing Sea Kelp Leaf Cleansing Foam OSEA White Algae Mask This Works Perfect Legs Skin Miracle Juice Beauty Green Apple Brightening Emulsion Reviva Labs Bamboo Charcoal Pore Minimizing Mask Whamisa Organic Sea Kelp Facial Sheet Mask JM Solution Marine Luminous Pearl Sun Stick
Ingredient: Macrocystis Pyrifera
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