Gerbex Cistanche

书     Introduction:

Cistanche deserticola, also called the “Desert Ginseng”, is a parasitic plant, living on the roots of the desert tree Sacsaoul, belonging to the Cistanche of the Orobanchaceae. It is traditionally used as a very valuable medicine. The main active component Echinacoside enables it to exhibit antioxidative and anti-wrinkle effects.

名称     INCI Name: 

Butylene Glycol, Water, Cistanche deserticola Extract

介绍     Features and benefits:

• Anti-oxidation: Echinacoside’s significant antioxidant activity can inhibit the amyloid fibrils of proteins, thus protecting the nerve cells; Echinacoside can also eliminate the ROS production induced by UVB radiation, so it can protect skin from the damage caused by UVB irradiation.

• Anti-aging: Can effectively scavenge •OH and •O2- free radicals; therefore, it can slow down the aging process.

应用 (2)      Applications:

Used in antioxidative products, anti-aging products, etc.

Suitable for lotion, gel, essence, emulsion, cream, etc.

介绍      Recommended use level:

1.0~5.0 %.