Among the ingredients for skin care, medicinal plants are at the top of the list for their ability to provide proven results, naturally .
And, although they have a reputation for being around for a very long time, they cannot all ring the bell about the unique benefits of their beauty. Here are some of the most discreet remedies on the market.
The revivifier of the skin: Pili
This is what it is: considered as the “tree of life” of its harvesters , the pili of the Philippines, an evergreen flower of symmetrical shape of more than 50 feet with edible fruits containing the nut, similar to the almond, is the uses. When it comes to beauty, locals use it as a skin regenerating serum, rich in antioxidants and containing high concentrations of omega fatty acids and vitamins A and E.
Where the find: Fusion of modern science and Asian plants. The range of anti-aging products from My’s , results-oriented, repairs, regenerates and revitalizes the skin thanks to the star ingredient of pili oil from local sources the Bicol region of the Philippines.
The radiance booster: Elemi
What it is: Belonging to the same botanical family as l frankincense and myrrh, the lesser-known essential oil of elemi, has an intense fragrance similar to that of frankincense which, it is said, helps to calm and lift the spirit in aromatherapy. In Europe and the Middle East, it is valued for its ability to support the skin and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles when used as a skin care ingredient.
Where to find it: Considered as the “remedy for all nights”, the Radiance Flash Decléor mask exploits the microcirculatory properties of elemi essential oil to give a rosy complexion and hide skin imperfections.
The wonderful herb: Yomogi
Description: Popular in Asian products, the “miracle plant” of yomogi ( also known as Artemisia Princeps leaf extract or Japanese sagebrush) is a perennial that grows abundantly in the region. It contains proteins, vitamins A, B1, B2 and C, and would help promote the synthesis of collagen while acting as an anti-inflammatory.
Where to find it: Rich in peony, extracts of Sanshishi and Yomogi rich in antioxidants, the exclusive blend of medicinal plants of enriching enrichment of Tatcha Ageless promotes collagen synthesis and improves skin texture.
The natural hydrator: Galangal leaves
What they are: Used as ginger in Thai cuisine and an essential ingredient in many curry pastes and Tom Kah soup, Galangal leaf extract is believed to stimulate a key enzyme in the production of hyaluronic acid in the skin when it is applied topically.
Where to find it: Filled with a plethora of active botanical ingredients and floral extracts, Nuxee Youth Fluid from NUXE helps “recharge” the skin, giving way to a fresher and more radiant appearance.
The ultimate healer: Speedwell
[19459023 ] Description: The flower heads of Speedwell are rich in vitamins, which makes them a particularly effective product against eczema and skin irritations.
Where to find it: The non-drying formula of Vered Herb-Infused Toner attacks fat while cleaning, balancing and nourishing even the most problematic skin types.
The skin protector: Butterfly Bush
Description : Indigenous plant from East Asia traditionally used to treat wounds, the butterfly * (or Buddleja Davidii) produces a stem cell derived from this plant which claims to protect against photo-aging while increasing the lipid barrier.
Where to find it: Using powerful plant stem cells from the butterfly shrub and Echinacea, Naturopathica plant stem cell serum provides anti-aging results in a 30-day treatment.
Anti-anger: Hawaiian coffee fruit extract
Extract of the coffee tree fruit which protects and nourishes the coffee bean, this extract harvested in Hawaii is full of antioxidants.
Where to find it: The anti-aging cleansing cream Malie Organics helps to considerably reduce wrinkles, wrinkles, sun rays and hyper pigmentation thanks to its powerful antioxidants that fight against free radicals.