What is Centella Asiatica?
Centella Asiatica is an herbaceous plant used as a medicinal herb in traditional Chinese and Indian medicine for its healing, analgesic, and antimicrobial properties, among others. It is also known as "tiger herb" because legend says that Bengal tigers used to lick its leaves to imbue their saliva with the juice of centella, and then lick their wounds to heal them.
Properties of Centella Asiatica
It is a powerful cellular regenerator and stimulator of collagen synthesis, thanks to asiaticoside, one of its main components. This terpenoid promotes skin epithelialization, improves the appearance of acne marks and scars, and promotes circulation. It also has antioxidant and moisturizing properties.
*Ingredient from controlled organic cultivation.