Wu Zhu Extract


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Inci:Propanediol, Evodia rutaecarpa Fruit Extract

A Chinese fruit extract that quickly illuminates and brightens dull and lifeless skin making it look brighter and more healthy.


It is a clear to brown liquid with a very slight vegetal aroma.
It is preservative free and biodegradable with a pH of 5.5 - 8.
This natural active is made from an extraction Evodia Rutaecarpa Fruit (also known as Wu Zhu Yu).
The fruit is grown is a very specific area of China. The ethical policy of the manufacturer confirms that no slave labour or child labour is used and there is no gender discrimination, which is great news for women's rights in China.
The primary source of the Propanediol used is glucose which is obtained from technical starch. This is sourced from industrial corn grown in the Midwestern United States and is certified as non genetically modified.
All materials used are strictly of vegetable origin.
It has been used in TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) for centuries for a wide variety of conditions. Read more here.


Skin Care
It helps to maintain a flawless skin tone and bring a uniform complexion.
Use it as a toner or as a gel prior to applying makeup.
It illuminates dull and lifeless skin and improves the firmness of the skin texture.
We have seen that it visibly increases skin brightness and gives a healthy colour to the skin.
Ideal to use in all anti ageing products, gels, serums, masks, creams and lotions.
Excellent in men’s grooming products as it is multifunctional and gives fast, visible results.
A great ingredient to add to anti cellulite gels and creams.
Hair Care
Can provide nourishment to the scalp to maintain healthy hair follicles.
Use at 1 - 3%.
Water soluble so cannot be used in oil only products.
Heat stable, so can be added to stage 2 (water stage) when making creams and lotions.
Combine with Bio-Energiser for products suitable for those with hair loss.
Use in a facial cream with Remodelling Intense to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Blend in a serum with Lupine Peptides for improving the condition of the skin.
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03 September 2021
Affiong U.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
I recommend this product


I mixed it in a serum for my client. Perfect. Gives skin a smooth and radiant look

17 May 2021
Victoire G.
United Kingdom United Kingdom


I’m happy with this product

02 December 2020
Anna S.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
I recommend this product

Wu Zhu extract

So far I’ve used it together with hyluronic acid, and it has great effect on skin. Skin feels soft, plumped , bright.

03 June 2020
Tracy L.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

I have not used the

I have not used the item yet and so cannot give any feedback. However, the delivery service and packaging is quite good. I am very happy with the overall service provided by Aromantics. Will recommend to others.

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