Boswellia Serrata (Indian Frankincense) helps support elastin and hyaluronic acid to improve the appearance of skin firmness.
How to use it
Beginner: Add half a tube to 4 oz of your favorite base cream.
Advanced: This ingredient is recommended for use at up to 0.8% in a formulation. We suggest solubilizing the ingredient in polysorbate 20 (1:6 at 40C) or propylene glycol (1:4) before adding to a base cream or other emulsion.
Store in a cool, dark location.
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For Topical Use Only, Not Intended for Consumption.
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