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Phormium Tenax (Harakeke Flax) Leaf Extract

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Phormium Tenax (Harakeke Flax) Leaf Extract

Phormium Tenax (Harakeke Flax) Leaf Extract

The New Zealand native flax bush harakeke (Phormium tenax) is a hardy perennial plant with long pointed leaves growing 1 - 2 meters tall. Sustainably harvested north of Auckland, harakeke is traditionally used by Maori for weaving textiles, and is also renowned for its moisturising properties. Its anti-microbial action helps to reduce redness and inflammation while also soothing, hydrating and cooling skin.

Botanical name: Phormium tenax

Other names: Harakeke, Flax, New Zealand Flax

INCI Name:
Phormium Tenax Leaf Extract
Ingredient origins:
New Zealand Flax
Anti-Microbial Agent, Skin Conditioning Agent
Common name:
Phormium Tenax Leaf Extract
EWG score: The EWG score is a hazard score ranging from 1-2 (low hazard), 3-6 (moderate hazard) and 7-10 (high hazard) published by the Environmental Working Group. Their data is sourced from the Skin Deep® database and studies published in open scientific literature.