INCI: Capsicum Frutescens Fruit Extract
Capsicum Oleoresin is extracted from Chilli peppers. It contains Capsaicin, the compound in Chillies which causes the burning sensation when ingested or following contact with body tissues.
Our Capsicum Oleoresins contain 6.7% Capsaicin.
Capsaicin affects and interferes the body's pain receptors. This makes is useful for managing symptoms associated with joint, nerve and muscle pain.
The Capsaicin content of most commercial topical creams is not usually more than 0.075%.
EXTREME CAUTION IS REQUIRED WHEN HANDLING THIS INGREDIENT
- Keep out of reach of children
- For external use only, dilute prior to application
- Capsaicin can be harmful to eyes, lungs, skin and mucous membranes
- Use protective goggles, respirator, gloves and clothing when handling this product
All PureNature products are intended for external use only