Hydrintense™

A moisturising wave for your skin

To resist dehydration, the red microalga Porphyridium cruentum has developed an extraordinary defence system. It synthesises and excretes a marine exopolysaccharide outside its cell wall to reduce water loss. Givaudan experts in marine biotechnology, have revealed Porphyridium cruentum's secret and created an active ingredient for long lasting hydration: Hydrintense™.

A moisturising wave for your skin

To resist dehydration, the red microalga Porphyridium cruentum has developed an extraordinary defence system. It synthesises and excretes a marine exopolysaccharide outside its cell wall to reduce water loss. Givaudan experts in marine biotechnology, have revealed Porphyridium cruentum's secret and created an active ingredient for long lasting hydration: Hydrintense™.

Activity

  • Maintains skin hydration by forming a protective film on the skin’s surface,
  • Increases the water content of the stratum corneum up to 61%,
  • Improves skin micro-relief.

Applications

Moisturising care, long-lasting hydration cream, anti-ageing serum

Origin
Marine biotechnology

Regulation
INCI China IECIC
Cosmos approved
Vegan suitable

Associated claims

Moisturising/hydrating, anti-wrinkles/reducing fine lines