Epionine® Bio

Epionine® Bio*, an active for global well-being


A holistic active ingredient 

To relax skin & mind 

Eco-friendly active ingredient from molecular distillation
Concentrate of unsaponifiables from Camelia oleifera seed oil
Responsible sourcing in China

INCI : Camellia Oleifera Seed Oil

Camellia oleifera
Concept : Epionine® Bio relaxes skin & mind for global well-being
Epionine® Bio improves skin comfort
Epionine® Bio reduces stress measured through vocal expression and cardiac coherence
Epionine®Bio provides an overall feeling of well-being confirmed by verbatims
Epionine® Bio demonstrates positive effects on the mind


Skin well-being 

-    Protects skin from IN & OUT stress
-    Reduces the inflammation & soothes
-    Strengthens barrier & moisturizes

Mind well-being

-    Emotions
-    Quality of life
-    Boosts self-esteem
-    Reduces psychological stress


*EPIONINE® Bio* is certified 100% Organic Ecocert Greenlife according to COSMOS standard.

Asian supply chain

By relying on a committed Chinese partner, Expanscience sources the camellia seeds in the Hunan province.
This well-established sourcing guarantees perfect traceability & quality of the product.

EPIONINE® Bio* is an unsaponifiables concentrate (rich ß-amyrine) of the camellia seeds’ oil, obtained by molecular distillation.

Hunan region

Illustration of our responsible actions

Protection (bicolore)

Natural fertilisation

thanks to the presence of hens in the camellia plantations.

Brevet (bicolore)

Engaged partner in the Hunan region

was awarded in 2018 and recognized by the Chinese government for its commitment to the local population.

HF (bicolore)

Actions with positive impacts

Donations of oil to local communities, organization of sports activities and cultural events around the tea oil.

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EPIONINE® Bio* is a unique opportunity ingredient to develop formulations able to act on consumers’ moods by soothing both body & mind for a holistic approach to beauty!

EPIONINE® Bio* is an oily active ingredient, extracted from the seeds of Camellia oleifera, aka. Camelia Tea Oil native to China.

Our studies have shown that EPIONINE® Bio* protects dry and sensitive skin from IN & OUT stress for daily comfort:
- Reduces skin stress (cortisol and substance P) and protects it from its negative effects
- Reduces inflammation and soothes feelings of discomfort
- Strengthens the skin barrier and moisturizes

In partnership with specialists in psychology and neuroscience, clinical studies have shown the effects of EPIONINE® Bio* on the mind:
- Improves emotional state
- Improves quality of life
- Enhances self-esteem
- Reduces psychological stress

EPIONINE® Bio* is produced using the process of molecular distillation which allows us to extract the most active and precious molecules from the oil, the unsaponifiables. This process is an expertise of Laboratoires Expanscience.

Molecular distillation is a physical process, i.e. environmentally friendly: it does not require any solvents. As a result, EPIONINE® Bio* is COSMOS certified!

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