Myrtus Communis Extract


Fragrance Synthetic and Natural

No known benefits

Myrtus Communis Extract description

Contains volatile oil and tannins. It contains 1,8-cineole, a constituent responsible for severe sensitivity. It is recommended that this not come in contact with skin.

Myrtus Communis Extract references

  • Journal of Natural Products, March 2002, pages 334-338

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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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Not Rated