Lipophilic Extracts: are oil loving extracts and so oil soluble and generally take the form of a macerated or infused oil. Macerated plant oils include oils that have plant matter infused in them in order to extract their oil soluble chemical compounds. Not every constituent of a plant comes over in distillation, only the smaller molecules are captured. Maceration catches the heavier, larger molecules.
Hydrophilic Extracts: are soluble in water and are usually extracted with glycerin. The hydrophilic extract used in our products is:
Powdered Extracts: are created by freeze drying the plant and then creating a fine powder of the dried plant. Powdered extracts used in our products include the following: