Naturotics Forte
    Natural Preservative
    " Multiple herbal complex and natural preservative
    " Broad anti-microbial activity against bacteria, yeast, and fungi
    " Strong humidifying effect
    " Safe and non-toxic ingredient
    " Applicable to various kinds of formulation
    INCI ▶
    Propanediol (Natural, ECOCERT)
    Glyceryl Caprylate
    Pimpinella Anisum (Anise) Fruit Extract
    Levulinic acid
    Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract
    Salix Alba (Willow) Bark Extract
    Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Extract
    Magnolia Kobus Bark Extract

     

    Coconut

    Anise
    Cactus
    Willow tree
    Chamomile
    Magnolia
    Green tea
       
    Notice. For optimal efficacy, it should be used at least 3%.

     

    Experimental Data


    1. Anti-Microbial Effect



    ● Used bacterial strains:
      - Psudomonas aeruginosa
      - Staphylococcus aureus
      - Escherichia coli
      - Propionbacterium acnes
      - Candida albicans
      - Aspergillus niger

    ● Used concentration:
      - 3% of Naturotics Forte



    ● Challenge Test: Anionic formula (cleansing toner) with 3% Naturotics Forte


     

    2. Humidifying Activit


    ● Scaling (Corneocyte) measurement (Tape Striping Method)



    Image taken with the special foil CORNEOFIX® F20.
    The different thickness of the corneocytes is shown in 5 different colors.


     

    3. Moisturizing Effect


    ● Skin hydration measured by corneometry.


    ● With 3% Naturotics Forte
    "   Good moisturizing effect without any redness or irritation.
    "   Better protection to the skin barrier, compared to control (2.5% Glycerin).