Annual, from May to July (spring).
Commonly known as:
Centaurea Cyanus Flower Water (I.N.C.I.), Cornflower floral water, Cornflower aqueous extract, Cornflower water-soluble extract, Cornflower blue, Cornflower blue, Cornflower blue, Blaverolle, Zachariah flower, Bluebeam, Cornflower blue, Cornflower blue.
Native to Northern Europe. Also found in North America.
Soothing, refreshing, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, decongestant, protective, depigmenting, lightening.
Centaurea cyanus L.
team distillation of dry flowering tops from organic farming.
Anthocyanins, protocyanins, flavonoids (flavone, quercetin, rutin...), polysaccharides (galacturonic acid, arabinose, glucose, rhamnose, galactose), couramins, caffeic acid, ferulic acid, phenoxycarboxylic acid, indolic alkaloids.
Density : 0,950 - 1,050 g/cm3 ; pH : 3,0 - 5,0 ; Soluble in water.
Appearance: Clear liquid; Color: Colorless; Odor: Sweet hay slightly lemony.
Part of the plant extracted:
All skin types, especially dry, sensitive and reactive skin. Indicated in case of tired eyes, swollen and irritated eyelids.