Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract

Our database has 386 products that contain Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract.

Ingredient Description

Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract is an extract of the leaves of the Tea, Camellia sinensis, Theaceae. Camellia Sinensis is also known as a tea tree; green tea, black tea, white tea, and oolong tea are derived from this tree. In cosmetic products, the green tea is found to have great benefits for skin. Such benefits include acting as an antioxidant and soother. Green tea is also thought to have an anti-aging effect.

What it is:

form of
Antioxidant

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Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract Stats

  • Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract is a somewhat common cosmetic ingredient.
  • 13% of products in our database contain it.
  • 3 users have liked this ingredient

Ingredient Functions

Antimicrobial Capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of microorganisms
Astringent Tending to draw together or constrict tissues; styptic. May unclog pores, remove excess oil, shrink appearance of pores, tighten skin, cleanse irritants from skin, reduce inflammation, reduce acne, provide anti-bacterial benefits
Emollient having the quality of softening or soothing the skin.
Humectant A substance that promotes retention of moisture.
Masking obscuring or blocking
Skin Conditioning to hydrate and soften skin
Antioxidant A substance that inhibits oxidation, especially one, such as vitamin E, vitamin C, or beta carotene, that protects cellsfrom the sometimes damaging effects of oxidation.
Skin Protecting to keep skin from being damaged to a certain degree
Tonic used remove soap residues and moisturize
UV Absorber An agent that absorbs UV rays

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 55220
  • INCI Name: CAMELLIA SINENSIS LEAF EXTRACT
  • EC #: Ā 283-519-7
  • All Functions: Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Astringent, Emollient, Humectant, Masking, Oral Care, Skin Conditioning, Skin Protecting, Tonic, UV Absorber
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