1 – GRADE
2 – EXTRACTION METHOD
Such as plant fractionation; used in 1611 LABS formulas determines the purity of the ingredient. Extraction methods are used to isolate the active molecule from the host material i.e plant leaf, flower or stem; to create high-performing active ingredients that deliver exceptional results.
The type of extraction method used determines the level of purity.
3 – DELIVERY SYSTEM
4 – pH
Often overlooked, pH is vital when it comes to formulating skincare. Certain ingredients are only effective at specific pH levels.
Formulas developed need to work in synergy with pH levels of ingredients in order for them to be effective.