INCI: Beta-Sitosterol

What is Beta-Sitosterol?
Beta-Sitosterol belongs to the group of phytosterols and is a plant-derived fatty acid found in fruits, vegetables, nuts, and seeds.
What is Beta-Sitosterol used for?
As a moisturizer and anti-inflammatory agent, Beta-Sitosterol is used as a skin conditioner and can also perform other functions such as stabilizing an emulsion or masking the background odor of a formula.