Sodium Anisate

Derived from anisic acid, which is found naturally in anise, an aromatic herb. Anisic acid can also be obtained from other natural sources, such as basil and fennel. Sodium anisate is often used in cosmetic and personal care products as a natural preservative due to its antimicrobial properties. It helps to prevent the growth of microorganisms in formulations, extending the shelf life of the product.