High quality plant extracts allow Unilever to choose Golden Horizon Biologics Plant extracts had become a consensus that natural plant extracts are good for health. Plant extracts are rich in more than 500 biochemical components such as vitamins, minerals and amino acids. Therefore, many institution
Rhodiola Rosea Extract Anti-depressionDepression is a disordered mental illness caused by a variety of causes, mainly characterized by low mood, high incidence, easy recurrence, and serious harm. At present, the main treatment for depression is chemical drugs. Although the effect is obvious, it has
Rosavin is an extract product of the roots of Rhodiola rosea. The most important of these are phenylpropyl esters and flavonoids. Phenylpropyl esters include rosavin, sosin, rhodiolain; salidroside and its aglycone, in addition to starch, protein, fat, tannin, flavonoids, phenolic compounds and trac
With the rapid development of the world economy, people's living standards have gradually improved, and higher and higher requirements have been placed on the quality and performance of cosmetics. The beauty cosmetics with Chinese herbal medicine ingredients as the main products are increasingly favored by consumers.
Starting from the function of Chinese herbal medicine in cosmetics, it is classified, and its efficacy and application in cosmetics are summarized, which lays a foundation for the further development and application of Chinese herbal medicine in the field of cosmetics.
Whitening & Freckle
The factors that determine skin color are mainly pigments such as melanin, melanin, and erythropoietin, as well as skin thickness, subcutaneous blood vessels, and light scattering. Melanin is a key factor in determining skin color. When melanin is increased, the skin changes from light brown to black. The mechanism of melanin formation: in vivo, tyrosine is oxidized by tyrosinase to become dopa, and then oxidized to dopaquinone by tyrosine oxidase, which is then oxidized to 5,6-dihydroxyindole and finally polymerized into melanin.
At present, the natural whitening agent derived from traditional Chinese medicine mainly achieves the effect of whitening and freckle by promoting blood circulation to improve skin color, reducing melanin content and directly whitening, anti-oxidation to protect skin color and inhibit melanocyte proliferation. The Chinese herbal medicines commonly used in whitening and freckle cosmetics mainly include the following:
(1) The active ingredients in white peony, atractylodes, white and white aconite have a blood-activating effect and can be used as an additive for whitening mask;