DISCOVER PRICKLY PEAR CACTUS
Weleda’s latest discovery from nature. This incredible plant has adapted to thrive in dry climates by locking in moisture. Weleda has extracted the plant’s water-binding properties for its new Hydrating Facial Care range.
Meet our latest discovery from nature
Hydrates intensely with nature's goodness
NATURE’S SOLUTION TO INTENSE HYDRATION
Prickly pear cactus is rich in polysaccharides, known for their ability to bind water. Weleda has 100 years of experience extracting active ingredients from plants. For the new Hydrating Facial Care range we have skillfully harnessed the water-binding properties of prickly pear cactus scientifically proven to have a significant moisturising effect on your skin. This new 100% natural extract is so unique, we have a European patent pending for the manufacturing process.
WELEDA HYDRATING PRICKLY PEAR EXTRACT*
100% natural extract from organic Prickly Pear Cactus
Scientifically proven to deeply hydrate skin
Rich in water-binding polysaccharides
*European patent pending for the manufacturing process
OUR ETHICAL SOURCING OF PRICKLY PEAR CACTUS
Weleda invests a lot of time in finding high-quality, organic ingredients and our Prickly Pear Cactus is no different. We source our raw ingredient from Mexico. The soil as well as the time of the harvest influences the development of its powerful water-binding properties. We’re proud to have a transparent and ethical supply chain that promotes people and biodiversity. Weleda is one of the few brands partnering with UEBT, a non-profit organisation supporting and verifying company commitments to sourcing with respect.