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Codium fragile

Category :

Macro-alga - Green alga - Bryopsidales

Natural Habitat :

Originally from the Pacific, specifically Japan, it appeared in the Mediterranean towards the 1940s. It is now present in the North-East Atlantic Ocean (from Scandinavia to the Bay of Gascony), the Western Mediterranean and the Pacific Ocean, on the rocky beds from 0 to 15m deep. It is equally abundant is coastal ponds.

Harvest :

It has a bush-like appearance, with spongy, dark green branches. These branches are covered in a thick down, which often makes them appear white. It can reach 30-50cm in height.

Components :

It is edible, and widely used in salads for its tangy and slightly peppery flavour.

Biomass-Extracts-Properties :

Algae used for its extracts that are: - regenerating and anti-radical - rebalancing and revitalising - remineralising - restructuring for the epidermis - ideal for stimulating tired and/or mature skin

Use :

Terre & Mer face range Hydra-Nutrition body range

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