What it is
Beta-Carotene is a member of the carotenoid family. A precursor of Vitamin A, it is naturally found in many fruits and vegetable, including carrots (it’s what gives them their orange colour).
What it does
Beta-Carotene gives an orange colour to cosmetics.
It also moisturizes skin and may have antioxidants properties.
Beta-Carotene is generally considered to be safe.