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Allergies & immunotoxicity
About RUSCUS ACULEATUS (BOX HOLLY) ROOT EXTRACT: Ruscus Aculeatus Root Extract is an extract of the rhizomes of the butcherbroom, Ruscusaculeatus.
Function(s): Skin-Conditioning Agent - Miscellaneous; ASTRINGENT; REFRESHING; SKIN CONDITIONING; SOOTHING; STABILISING; TONIC
Synoym(s): RUSCUS ACULEATUS ROOT EXTRACT, BOX HOLLY ROOT EXTRACT; BUTCHERBROOM (RUSCUS ACULEATUS) EXTRACT; BUTCHERBROOM EXTRACT; EXTRACT OF BUTCHERBROOM; EXTRACT OF RUSCUS ACULEATUS; RUSCO EXTRACT; RUSCUS ACULEATUS (BOX HOLLY) ; RUSCUS ACULEATUS EXTRACT; RUSCUS ACULEATUS, EXT.
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