Laminaria (Laminaria Saccharina) is skin protecting seaweed whose essential oil helps attract and retain moisture on the skin. An excellent humectant and nutrient.

Found in a number of specialized commercial skincare lines to help in acne treatment, pore refining and skin anti-aging products.Used in airbrush tanning solutions and body care products as thickening agents, water-binding agents, and antioxidants.