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The ocean is the vast reservoir of Nature”. Jules Verne – Author

INCI names

Water (and) Halidrys siliquosa extract


Key words

Melanogenesis control

Decrease of tyrosinase activity

Decrease of melanin synthesis

Reduction of melanosome transfer to keratinocytes

Protection against free radicals

Protection against UVA-UVB irradiations

Protection of the dermal matrix against proteases

LIGHTOCEANE® is a patented calibrated active ingredient extracted selectively from the Atlantic brown seaweed Halidrys siliquosa (L.) Lyngbye known to be rich in oligomers of phloroglucinol.

LIGHTOCEANE® influences all main pathways involved in melanogenesis in addition to protective and anti-aging activities.

Cosmetic benefits

LIGHTOCEANE® works through a clever mechanism which influences all main pathways involved in the melanogenesis (before, during and after melanin synthesis).

LIGHTOCEANE® offers complementary advantages making it as very attractive active ingredient

  • protective activities against free radicals and UVB-UVA irradiations

  • anti-inflammatory and anti-proteases properties (anti-elastase, anti-collagenase, anti-hyaluronidase )

Cosmetic applications

Lightening gels and emulsions skin care products - Lightening ranges for body care products (hand, forearms) - Anti-aging skin care - Anti-age spot creams and serums.

Recommended use levels: 1% - 3%.


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