Ferula Galbaniflua


Fragrance Synthetic and Natural

No known benefits

Ferula Galbaniflua description

_Ferula galbaniflua_ is a fragrant substance that, because of its resin and volatile oil content containing monoterpenes can be extremely sensitising on abraded skin. There is no research showing it has any benefit on skin, though it has natural, short-term (6 months) preservative qualities in emulsions.

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Ingredient ratings


Proven and supported by independent studies. Outstanding active ingredient for most skin types or concerns.


Necessary to improve a formula's texture, stability, or penetration.


Generally non-irritating but may have aesthetic, stability, or other issues that limit its usefulness.


There is a likelihood of irritation. Risk increases when combined with other problematic ingredients.


May cause irritation, inflammation, dryness, etc. May offer benefit in some capability but overall, proven to do more harm than good.


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