Dandelion Extract is typically found in skin products for skin ailments, to clarify and decongest the skin
Useful in acne based products and products aimed at spot prone skin
Naturallythinking Dandelion is wildcrafted and extracted organically at our Little Woodcote Estate Farm, Surrey
Dandelions (Taraxacum officinale) are native to Eurasia and North America and are common place worldwide. The plant is entirely edible. Each single flower head is called a floret.
Dandelions are thought to have evolved about 30 million years ago in Eurasia. Dandelions have been used as a food and as herb for most of recorded history. The Egyprians, Greeks, Romans and Chinese have all used the Dandelion in traditional medicine for thousands of years.
According to the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association, Dandelions were first brought to mainland America for their medicinal properties.
Products to use Dandelion Extract
Dandelion extract is suitable for use in the following products
Facial Cream Foundation
Make up remover
Oil in Water
Water in Oil
How to Use Dandelion Extract
The extract can be added to creams, lotions, foaming products (skin and hair) winter skin care, anti-aging products, after sun products, rinse off and oral care either as part of the production process of your own cosmetics or by adding to the Naturallythinking range of Cosmetic bases.
We recommend adding Dandelion extract to the final formulation when the temperatures are below 40c to ensure efficacy of ingredient.
Usage Amount & Technical
The extract should be used between 0.1% and 2%
Glycerine, Taraxacum officinal (Dandelion) Extract, Dehydroacetic acid, Benzyl alcohol
Country of Origin
United Kingdom (Surrey)
Not for Internal Use
- Weight: 0.15 kg
- Blends Well With: Naturallythinking Base Products, Aqueous Products
- Country of Origin: United Kingdom
- Latin Name: Taraxacum officinale
- Traditional Physical Properties: Constipation
- Part of Plant Used: Flowering Tops
- Purity: 100% Pure
- Scent: Characteristic
- SkinLogo: 3
- Key Benefits: Blemishes, Sore skin, acne, humectant, softening
- Traditional Emotional Use: Uplifting, Reviving, Energising, Refreshing
- Traditional Skin Use: Acne, Dry Skin, Sensitive Skin
- Soluble in Water: Yes
- Soluble in Oil: No
- Soluble in Alcohol: No
- HS Code: 13021990
- HS Description: Dandelion extract for cosmetic use
- HS Country: GB
- HS Composition: Liquid