Its Designation

“Laminaria Hyperborea"

 Its Action

Oxygenating, Detoxifying
and Regenerating

 Its Family

Laminariaceae

 Its Origins

Europe and Asia
GENESIS & BOTANY
Boreal Alga is a hyperboreal laminaria, which is part of the brown algae family, and more specifically, of the Laminariaceae. Its Latin name "Laminaria Hyperborea" comes from the fact that it originated in the extreme North. Moreover, Boreal Alga is an essential component of the kelp forest. In cosmetics, Boreal Alga is used for its significant water retention capacity, oxygenating and regenerating properties.
BENEFITS FOR YOUR SKIN

COSMETIC
PROPERTIES

PROVEN by VERACOVA
1Oxygenating
Boreal Alga helps to
oxygenate the cutaneous
structures.
2Antioxidant
Boreal Alga protects
your skin against
free radicals' attacks.
3REMINERALISING
It is a "radiant complexion"
and purifying active.
4REBALANCING
Boreal Alga is clearly
an active moisturizer.

Known
Benefits

FOCUS ON THE BOREAL ALGA'S COMPONENTS:

Boreal Alga [Laminaria hyperborea] is traditionally recognized for its nutritional, antioxidant, purifying, rejuvenating and phlebotonic properties. In addition, its polysaccharides are knownfor their thickening, stabilizing and emulsifying properties. Through their richness in minerals (espcially iodine) and vitamins, laminaria are traditionally used for their revitalizing and detoxifying effects. They also possess haemostatic and antibacterial properties.

DID YOU KNOW ?
Laminaria Hyperborea is a perennial alga. Its lifespan is approximately 10-15 years.
This specie regrows the entire blade each year, but achieves its longevity through the stipe.

BOREAL ALGA IN PICTURES

Boreal Algae in our products