Gotu Kola Extract
Gotu Kola is known as Brahmi in Ayurvedic Medicine, meaning “Greatest of the Great”.
It is considered the “herb of enlightenment” and the most powerful of the rejuvenating herbs in Ayurvedic medicine. The main active ingredients in Centella asiatica are asiatic acid, madecassic acid and asiaticoside. Many clinical reports document strong wound healing and collagen stimulating properties from Centella asiatica, as well as scar tissue reduction, anti-inflammatory actions and an ability to increase the level of antioxidants in newly formed tissue.
Gotu kola is normally used in active ingredients that are tonics, body-firming products, wound healing and anti-aging skin care products. Gotu kola keeps the skin cells tough and makes it resistant to sagging.
It increases tensile strength of the skin, repairs damaged tissue and reduces the appearance of stretch marks.
Centella asiatica’s (Gotu Kola) positive effect on connective tissue supports it’s application in anti-aging cosmetics. Most of the signs of aging skin can be traced back to two conditions; the breakdown of the skin’s natural moisture barrier and weakened collagen bundles. The addition of Centella asiatica (Gotu Kola) to your anti-aging skin care treatments can have a dramatic positive impact on the underlying issue of collagen support. The first steps to creating effective anti-aging skin care treatments is improvement of the moisture barrier and providing collagen support. Centella asiatica (Gotu Kola) is one of the most effective natural treatments for anti-aging skin care products where it offers dramatic improvement in general support of the skin’s underlying structure. where healthy skin begins.
|INCI Nomenclature:||Water & Centella Asiatica Extract & Populus Tremuloides Bark Extract|
|Suggested Use Levels:||1.0-10.0%|
Storage: Protected from direct light and humidity at a temperature of 50°-77°F (10°-25°C)
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