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Kigelia africana extract

Extract of African plant commonly known as the sausage tree. The research on this ingredient is limited, but it does appear to have skin-soothing and antioxidant properties.

References for this information:

Experimental and Toxicologic Pathology, August 2007, pages 433–438

Journal of Natural Products, November 2005, pages 1610–1614

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