Physalis Angulata Extract



Physalis Angulata Extract description

Also known as cutleaf ground cherry and Indian gooseberry, this plant extract has a potent calming effect on skin as well as offering antioxidant benefits to skin.

Physalis Angulata Extract references

  • Phytomedicine, August 2010, pages 740-743
  • Biological and Pharmaceutical Bulletin, June 2005, pages 963-966
  • Journal of Ethnopharmacology, November 2003, pages 171-175

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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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