BOTANICAL NAME: Cucumis (Cucurbitaceae- the Latin name for cucumber) sativus (common)

EXTRACTION: Dehydration

DESCRIPTION: The Cucumber plant is native to India and has been cultivated for more than 3000 years. Cocoon Apothecary uses the cucumber peel botanical extract, which is greenish brown in colour and has a slightly woody scent. Cucumber is rich in vitamins and mineral enzymes necessary for cell growth and is a powerful antioxidant. 

FOUND IN: Shave-Fir Balsam and Clove