BIO-EXTRACTS employs cutting edge biotechnology to deliver high concentrations of the planet’s purest plant extracts.
All our products are proudly 100% vegan.
Argan Oil (Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil) which is indigenous to Morroco and is a highly hydrating oil comprised of essential fatty acids, including Omega oils linoleic acid and oleic acid, and vitamin, an antioxidant.
Avocado Oil absorbs easily and contains essential unsaturated fatty acids and vitamins A, B, D & E for skin rejuvenation and gives a soothing and moisturising effect to the skin.
Barley probably has the most interesting composition of important trace elements. Zinc, manganese and selenium play an important role in the antioxidant metabolism and the combination of all actively counteracts cellular oxidative stress.
Energy for the skin is provided by Brazilian Ginseng due to its rich content of Vitamin K, essential to any quality eye cream. Used for hundreds of years for its toning and anti-inflammatory qualities, Brazilian Ginseng is known for its wide spectrum of uses and benefits. Its root contains a range of amino acids, electrolytes and trace minerals as well as iron, magnesium, zinc and Vitamins A, B1, B2, E and K.
Cupuaçu Butter from a tropical tree native to the Amazon rain forest. The seeds from the Cupuaçu tree are dried and the butter produced by cold pressing. Cupuaçu Butter is nourishing and emollient and easily absorbs water.
Green algae (Enteromorpha compressa) is the most abundant algae in the flora of marine areas under stress conditions (sudden changes in salinity, temperature, nutrients concentration, etc.)
Indian Senna (Cassia angustifolia) is a plant with a long history of use in traditional medicines. It is the strongest bowel booster and also possesses anti bacterial properties. It is perfectly suited as a botanical alternative to synthetic hyaluronic acid, both for fine line filling and intense moisturisation.
Lemon Balm (Melissa officinalis), originally from the Mediterranean region, has been used as a medicinal plant since ancient times. Known for its anti-inflammatory properties, the Romans used Lemon Balm extract not only against bee and scorpion stings, but also in numerous other applications. Rosmarinic acid from Lemon Balm has a strong protective effect against UVA-induced oxidative stress.
Lentils (Lens esculenta) is a very nutritious food. Valued for their high protein, fiber, folate and magnesium content, lentils improve the flow of blood, oxygen and nutrients to the cells, increase energy by replenishing iron and maintain cholesterol and blood sugar level. Lentil seeds have long been used to cure skin diseases.
Maral root (Rhaponticum carthamoides) is native to southern Siberia and it grows in the high alpine and subalpine areas. Besides, it is an antioxidant and antianaemic agent, it improves blood flow in the muscles and the brain, it increases the resistance to lack of oxygen and it regulates the nervous system.
Madonna Lily (White Lily) is a hero ingredient, alone sufficient for an outstanding eye cream. In their bloom, these snowy white, trumpet shaped flowers give off melodic tones of fragrance. Its flower is composed of amino acids, flavonoids, tannins and mineral salts, which tend to soothe delicate skin. Along with the anti-inflammatory properties, these elements combine to prevent premature ageing.
Olea Eurpaea Oil, or Olive oil has been used in beauty products for many years. Native to the medditaranean region. It is made up of a particularly high quantity of Vitamin E-rich unsaturated Oleic Acid. This warming oil restores moisture and nourishment to dry, rough skin.
Phospholipids are essential constituents of the cellular membranes of all living organisms, they regulate cell life. BIO-EXTRACTS uses phospholipids from vegetable (non-GMO soya beans) sources as natural and biocompatible, skin-identical transport molecules with additional benefits.
Rice micro-particles with a perfect round shape act as a natural oil-absorbent and anti-bacterial ingredient. Their exfoliating action is highly efficient and is performed without disturbing the skin barrier and without stimulating the sebum glands. Rice in Asia has typically been used to help soften, hydrate and nourish the skin.
Sunflower Oil (Helianthus Annuus) retains moisture preventing the skin from drying out. It is extremely powerful at keeping away bacteria. Rich in vitamins and antioxidants (particularly vitamins A, C and E) it stops free radicals from damaging the skin. Nutrients such Palmitic acid, Stearic acid, Iron, Zinc, Calcium and Omega-6 fatty acids keep the complexion healthy. Moreover, folate or folic
acid, helps the body in the manufacture of new cells.
A wild Andean tree known as Tara (Caesalpinia spinosa), native to Peruvian high altitude forests. It endured dry climates and grows in sandy to stony soild. Its seeds have natural hydrating functions preventing the embryo from drying up, due to their high water-uptake and water-retention capacities.
Wild Jujube (Zizyphus spinosa) prefers dry soil and is native to western and northern China, although it can also be found in India, Korea and Mongolia. Wild jujube and its seeds are used in Traditional Chinese Medicine for many activities It also protects against gamma radiations and cell damage caused by them, against oxidative damage and lipid peroxidation. It decreases nerve cell damage, reduces the level of triglycerides, low-density lipoproteins and total cholesterol in the blood, increases the activity of superoxide dismutase and increases the body’s immune function.
Avena sativa means “wild oats” in Latin. It has been known to the traditional medicine since the 12th century. Rich minerals and nutrients such as silica, magnesium, phosphorus, chromium, iron, calcium, alkaloids, protein, the vitamin B complex, and vitamins A and C, it strengthens the nerves, fights inflammation and boosts heart health.
A bio-extract from White Wallaba (Eperua falcata), a tree that grows in the rainforests of French Guinea has been used in traditional medicine for many centuries. This plant reduces micro-inflammation in skin in order to help strengthen its barrier and reduce redness. Rich in flavonoids, this natural active reduces skin hyper-reactivity and protects against inflammation.
Willow Bark (Salix nigra) Bio-extract contains natural salicylic acid, a BHA used for acne treatment because of its ability to help skin shed dead cells and clear pores. The natural BHA contained in Willow Bark Bio-extract is able to contribute the effects of the synthetic salicylic acid without the drawbacks associated with it (mainly irritation).
The fruit of Evodia rutaecarpa (Wu-Zhu-Yu) is widely cultivated in South East China for Traditional Chinese Medicine. NB Labs use the methods of bio-technological extraction to secure optimum concentration and stability of the active molecules. Described as hot in nature primarily from the effect the herb has on the tongue, it is said to dispel internal coldness, a type of therapy that alleviates pain. Evodia is one of the strong acting herbs that remain in use today – for its properties to cure headaches, stomach pain and its anti-cancer effects.