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Cucumber Extract

According to research Cucumber Extract is anti-inflammatory (1) and due to the presence of numerous vitamins including A, C and K, it has multiple properties. As a natural antioxidant it neutralizes free radicals on the skin that cause damage and premature aging. It’s refreshing and lightly scented, and a natural mild astringent. It has been used for ages as a tool to reduce puffiness and dark circles around the eyes, even skin tone, and clear up breakouts. Cucumber is extremely hydrating due to its water content (95%) and one of its phytonutrients, cucurbitacins (2), showed in cell culture to inhibit the multiplication and survival of cancerous cells, a 2010 Scientific Word Journal published.

Cucumber Extract


(1) Szalay, Jessie. "Cucumbers: Health Benefits & Nutrition Facts." Live Science, Live Science, 12 May 2017,

(2) Lee, Dhong Hyun, et al. “Cucurbitacin: Ancient Compound Shedding New Light on Cancer Treatment.” TheScientificWorldJournal, vol. 10, 5 Mar. 2010, pp. 413–418,, .

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