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Zanthalene® is is an ecocert validated CO2 extract obtained from the fruit of Sichuan pepper, a Chinese spice known for its chemestetic properties. In fact, it is widely used in China as a spice, to reduce the irritating properties of some foods. It proved its efficacy in several clinical tests, for instance in reducing discomfort during hair dyeing or reducing the itching sensations of mosquito bites. Besides being a lenitive and soothing ingredient it has been demonstrated in a pilot clinical study to be an anti-wrinkle and lifting agent acting within 15 to 30 minutes in relaxing fine wrinkles.


Zanthoxylum bungeanum Maxim.

≥4.4% ≤6.4% of alkylamides by HPLC

Anti-itching, Skin sensitivity modulator, Immediate lifting

ecocert cosmos

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