Desert Lime Extract

Scientific Name: Citrus Glauca

Desert Lime Extract, scientifically known as Citrus Glauca, is a potent ingredient derived from the native Australian desert lime. The scientific name Citrus Glauca is a combination of the Latin word "Citrus" referring to the citrus fruit family and "Glauca" which means "grey" in Latin, describing the grey-green leaves of the desert lime tree. This unique name reflects the botanical origin and distinctive characteristics of the desert lime extract.

Desert Lime Extract is a natural ingredient rich in antioxidants, Vitamin C, and citric acid. It is known for its rejuvenating and brightening properties, making it a popular choice in skincare products. The extract is carefully sourced and processed to preserve its nutrient content and ensure maximum effectiveness in skincare applications.

Benefits and Uses

  • Rich in antioxidants, Desert Lime Extract helps protect the skin from harmful free radicals and environmental stressors.
  • Vitamin C in the extract promotes collagen production, aiding in skin firmness and elasticity.
  • The citric acid in Desert Lime Extract gently exfoliates the skin, promoting a smoother and brighter complexion.
  • Known for its hydrating properties, this ingredient helps to maintain skin moisture levels and combat dryness.
  • Desert Lime Extract is effective in reducing the appearance of dark spots and uneven skin tone, promoting a more radiant complexion.

Desert Lime Extract in Kissed Earth Products

Kissed Earth harnesses the power of Desert Lime Extract in its cleansing and enzymatic skincare products. The Cleansing Botanical Water with Desert Lime Extract offers a refreshing cleanse while nourishing the skin with antioxidant protection. The Enzymatic Cream Cleanser with Desert Lime Extract helps to gently brighten the skin, revealing a more youthful complexion. These products showcase the benefits of Desert Lime Extract in promoting healthy and radiant skin.

Desert Lime Extract FAQs

Desert Lime Extract is suitable for most skin types, including sensitive skin. Its gentle exfoliating properties make it a versatile ingredient for various skincare concerns.

Desert Lime Extract provides antioxidant protection, promotes collagen production, exfoliates gently, hydrates the skin, and helps reduce dark spots and uneven skin tone.

Yes, Desert Lime Extract can be used daily as part of your skincare routine. It is gentle enough for regular use and offers long-term benefits for the skin.

There are no known major side effects of Desert Lime Extract when used in skincare products. However, as with any new ingredient, it is recommended to perform a patch test before full application to ensure compatibility with your skin.

To maintain the efficacy of Desert Lime Extract, skincare products containing this ingredient should be stored in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight. Proper storage will help preserve the quality of the extract for optimal results.