Medicago sativa (alfalfa) extract

Medicago sativa (alfalfa) extract is an extract of the whole alfalfa plant, Medicago sativa. It is used in cosmetics and personal care products for fragrance 1. Botanical and botanically derived ingredients used in the formulation of cosmetics are generally mild and safe.


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