Raspberry NECTA®

Description: 

Upcycled active raspberry oil

Benefits: 

Nourishing, hydrating, omega-balanced and a source of vitamin E

INCI name: 

Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Seed Oil

Manufacturer: 

  • Full Circle

Upcycled beauty ingredients

Full Circle develops natural, sustainable, high-performance actives that are made entirely from nutrient-rich fruit and vegetable waste. The portfolio offers forward-thinking brands a unique opportunity to create innovative formulations that make excellent use of the precious resources around us - without compromising on quality or efficacy.

  • NO NEW RESOURCES: Out to prove that the industry can thrive solely by ‘upcycling’ existing materials
  • NO SMALL PACK SURCHARGES: Reduce waste and order to your exact batch size
  • NOTHING TO LANDFILL: It’s already full enough
  • PLANT BASED: Natural products with vegan approval
  • LOW CARBON: No energy intensive chemistry 

Raspberry NECTA®: A cold-pressed oil-soluble active made from upcycled raspberry seeds

A nourishing active raspberry oil, rich in essential fatty acids and a natural source of vitamin E. Developed to hydrate and protect, Raspberry NECTA® is a naturally potent antioxidant made from upcycled raspberry seeds; a by-product of the juice production industry.

1kg Raspberry NECTA® contains the oil of 100,000 berries which have been diverted from waste. Any additional leftovers are then used to create Raspberry CRUSH™ exfoliant.

Properties:

  • Contains a standardised level of vitamin E. Raspberry NECTA® has been proven to contain nearly 20% more tocopherols than ordinary raspberry seed oils.
  • Omega 3, 6 and 9 fatty acids with an ultra-high omega 3:omega 6 ratio - increased barrier function and integrity
  • A powerful antioxidant, providing a natural method of defence against free radical damage
  • High in essential skin lipids for healthy skin function and improved hydration

Benefits:

In vivo: Increased skin hydration.

In vitro: Antioxidant. Free radical scavenging.