INCI: Panax Ginseng Root Extract
What is Ginseng?
Ginseng is a herbaceous plant native to the Russian Far East, northeastern China, and the Korean Peninsula, and it always grows in certain high-altitude areas. Its root has been traditionally used in Chinese medicine to treat a multitude of ailments.
Properties of Ginseng:
Ginseng root contains numerous bioactive compounds such as saponins, polysaccharides, pectin, vitamins B1, B2, B12, pantothenic acid, and minerals, which help increase oxygenation and circulation of skin cells. It is attributed with hydrating and anti-inflammatory properties, improving skin texture and tone, and contributing to the reduction of wrinkles by restoring the natural firmness of the skin.