Hedera helix (ivy) extract

Hedera helix (ivy) extract is obtained from the leaves and stems of the ivy plant, Hedera helix. In cosmetics and personal care products, ivy extract is used as a skin conditioning agent 1. Botanical and botanically derived ingredients used in the formulation of cosmetics are generally mild and safe.

This ingredient can be found in the following products in United States:


  1. International Cosmetic Ingredient Dictionary and Handbook. Washington, D.C.: The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association, 2006.