Althaea Officinalis Root Extract

INCI Name
Althaea Officinalis Root Extract
Ingredient origins
Marshmallow Root
Role
Skin Conditioning Agent
Common name
Marshmallow Extract
EWG score
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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.
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Ingredient details
Althaea Officinalis is a perennial plant used both as a medicinal and culinary plant. Althaea Officinalis Root was used in ancient Egyptian times to flavour a confection, however today it is no longer found in most commercial marshmallow treats.