Agave Stem Extract

→ Mexican Name: Extracto de Agave
→ INCI: Agave Tequilana Stem Extract
→ Derivation: 🌿 Plant
→ Country of origin: 🇲🇽 Mexico

Description

Agave extract is derived from the stem of the Agave tequilana plant, also known as the blue agave. This extract is rich in natural sugars, particularly fructans, which have hydrating and soothing properties for the skin. It contains various vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants, offering benefits such as moisturization, protection against environmental stressors, and support for skin elasticity.

Benefits

  • Soothe
  • Hydrating
  • Antioxidant
  • Regenerating

Effects

It provides deep hydration for softening the skin and protecting it from environmental stressors like pollution and UV radiation, thus reducing premature aging. Its fructo-oligosaccharides attract and retain moisture, keeping the skin hydrated and supple, while promoting the growth of beneficial microorganisms for overall skin health. Additionally, its chemical composition includes α-d-Glcp and (2 → 1)-linked β-d-Fruf residues, which possess antioxidant properties, safeguarding the skin against oxidative stress and environmental damage.

Targets

Textural Irregularities, Dryness, Dullness

Beneficial for

  • All skin types

Studies

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Our commitment to blending ancient knowledge with contemporary scientific insights ensures that every item we offer not only nourishes and revitalizes your skin but also pays homage to the time-honored traditions that inspire our brand. Experience the best of both worlds with Viva Maia, where tradition meets innovation in skincare.