Ingredients glossary - T
Tea Tree Leaf Oil (Melaleuca Alternifolia Leaf Oil)Commonly referred to as Tea Tree Oil, this light yellow essential oil is derived from the Tea Tree, native to Australia. This oil easily and quickly penetrates the skin, serving as an antibacterial and disinfecting agent. It is also known to accelerate the healing of skin irritations and infections.
Tapioca Starch (Tapioca Starch)Tapioca is the starch gained from the cassava (manioc) root. It is a white powder that is used in cosmetic products to improve consistency.
Thyme Extract (Thymus Vulgaris Extract)Thyme extracts are characterised by the therein contained essential oil, and flavonoids. These extracts have a warming effect on the skin.
Titanium Dioxide (Titanium Dioxide)Titanium dioxide is one of the constituents of a mineral pigment, that is used for lip colouring.
Tocopherol (Tocopherol)Vitamin E is isolated from vegetable oils. It is used as an antioxidant (free radical scavenger).
Tocopheryl Acetate (Tocopheryl Acetate)Vitamin E Acetate is produced from vegetable oils. It is used as an antioxidant (free radical scavenger).