What are the benefits of betaine in cosmetics?
In cosmetics, the betaine is obtained frome raw materials such as sugar beet or stillage (a derivative of sugar cane).
In addition to its hydrating benefits, this ingredient also allows greater water retention in tissues, stimulates the production of natural betaine in the skin and provides strength and protection to hair.
So, in which products cosmetics find her ? What types of skin and hair is it ideal for? We tell you everything!
What is betaine in cosmetics?
The betaine, also called glycine or trimethylglycine, is an ingredient cosmetic, appreciated for its moisturizing properties on the skin. It is also used to dissolve and mix other active ingredients. In the formulas of hair care products, it is used as a foaming and smoothing agent. This natural substance is often extracted from the sugar beet or plants such as sugar cane.
It's a natural ingredient which has properties moisturizing and soothing, and which helps prevent dryness of the skin. It is used in hair and skin care products, and provides them with a vital amount of moisture, to keep them hydrated.
What are the benefits of betaine on the skin?
The betaine is a real moisturizing ingredient, which controls the balance of water in the epidermis. Sour role is to increase the water content of the upper layers of the skin. Furthermore, it strengthens the skin barrier, and makes your skin firmer and more elastic.
This cosmetic ingredient also helps reduce chemical irritations is mechanical. She has a anti-inflammatory effect which will bring happiness to sensitive skins.
What are the benefits of betaine for hair?
The betaine improves the look and feel of hair. It makes them easier to comb, more supple, soft and shiny, and restores volume. This ingredient will delight hair that lacks light, shine and texture. He also gives more strength to the hair, and reduces irritation caused by surfactants. Betaine helps restore hair health, as well as prevent split ends. Finally, it protects your scalp : if you are sensitive, this ingredient will soothe you.
In which cosmetic products can betaine be found?
The betaine is often used in cosmetic care such as the facial cleansers, moisturizers, shampoos, masks, hair conditioners or even conditioners. It can also be found in the loaftershaves, for its soothing properties.
The betaine is also present in the peels, products for sensitive skin, or even in facial cleansers and anti-acne cosmetics. Finally, it is sometimes found in toothpastes and mouthwashes.
For which skin types is betaine ideal?
The betaine is particularly useful for people who have dry skin or dehydrated. In addition, it is able to increase the skin's ability to retain water, which allows it to reduce fine lines and wrinkles, to maintain a smoother, more radiant skin and prevent the dehydration.
For which hair types are cosmetics with betaine useful?
THE hair products with betaine are ideal for hair that has been damaged by heat, chemicals or coloring abuse. THE dry hair, who lack radiance and strength will also appreciate the benefits of this precious ingredient.
Grangettes Switzerland and betaine
At the house of Grangettes Switzerland, we use betaine for its powerful moisturizing and soothing actions. You can find this ingredient in:
- Our soothing face cream : it is ideal for sensitive skins, And prevents and combats problems of overproduction of sebum, redness, dryness and even acne. It strengthens healthy skin and relieves the most fragile skin;
- Our regenerating body milk : it is ideal forbody hydration. Thanks to its powerful moisturizing properties, it nourishes and relieves itching, especially skin that stings after getting out of the shower. This body milk containsmicro-fragmented hyaluronic acid, which maintains the structural integrity of the skin and the regulation of its hydration: a real ally for softer, supple and resistant skin;
- Notre gel liftant : combined with our serum hyaluronic acid, this treatment allows you to lastingly fill theDeep wrinkles and facial furrows.
No source of animal products is used in the manufacturing process of our betaine: it is certified PETA Cruelty Free and Vegan.