Sambucus Cerulea


Plant extracts

No known benefits

Sambucus Cerulea description

Blue elderberry. May have antioxidant properties for skin due to its anthocyanin content.

Sambucus Cerulea references

  • Food Chemistry, June 2016, pages 134-140
  • Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, June 2014, pages 5,573-5,580

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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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