Kappaphycus alvarezii is a species of red algae. It is one of the most important sources of carrageenans which is a family of viscosifying, gel-forming polysaccharides. It is yellow or green in colour and grows to two meters long. Kappapycus alvarezii is rich in nutrients and nutraceuticals and its extract is  used in skincare and cosmetics. See our products which may contain this extract.

Hair benefits:

  • Moisturizes hair
  • Accelerates hair growth
  • Makes hair softer
  • Brings back natural hair’s brightness, flexibility and texture

Skin benefits:

  • Delays skin’s aging process
  • Promotes radiance
  • Conditions skin