BOTANICAL NAME: Cetraria Islandica
EXTRACTION: Solvent Extraction
DESCRIPTION: Cetraria Islandica (Iceland Moss) is a lichen that grows in arctic or alpine areas of the Northern hemisphere. It is usually grey-green to a deep brown in colour, grows to a height of about 7cm and has leathery branches. It has historically been used as a food and a medicine for coughs and colds. Iceland moss is rich in polysaccharides and works with polypody fern to keep moisture in the skin.
KEY COMPONENTS: Lichenan
FOUND IN: Nordic Boost Hydrating Serum