Bisabolol, To Calm Skin (And Nerves)
BISABOLOL/ (biz-ah-bowl-uhl)/ n./ 1. A clear, slightly yellowish liquid extracted from the essential oil of the chamomile plant, Matricaria Recutita;/ n./ 2. An anti-irritant and anti-inflammatory ingredient with a faint, calming floral scent that is often used to soothe sensitive skin, e.g., “Darphin’s multifunctional cleansing water bolstered with Bisabolol was essential to relieving models’ stressed skin backstage at Vena Cava.”
Try it: Darphin Azahar Cleansing Micellar Water, $50, www.beauty.com.