A star ingredient in spa and skin therapy, the Fig Extract has taken over the skin care market with a boom, thanks to its immense benefits to the skin. Similar to the skin's mechanism of moisture balancing, the Fig Extracts are natural humectant. A humectant has the capability to hold water (moisture) which comes in handy in dry spells or excessive exposure to heavy wind or constant sun. Blessed with AHA properties, Fig Extracts help in skin brightening and refreshing. Back in ancient Egypt, Fig was a major skin rejuvenator used by the elites. The presence of high concentration of phytochemicals makes Fig Extracts an excellent counter for cancer causing UV rays. It filters them and thus, protects the skin. Fig has a calming, soothing aroma which helps in relaxation. Regular use of Fig makes the skin baby soft, supple and glowing with health.