Introduction of Pansy Extract
Viola tricolor extract,The dried above-ground parts (violae tricoloris herba) are normally used and contain methyl-salicylic acid and violutoside (the glucosidoarabinoside of salicylic methyl ester), numerous flavonoids (such as rutin, violanthin, scoparin, vicenin 2 and C-glycosides of vitexin, saponaretin, orientin and iso-orientin), anthocyanins, violaxanthin and derivatives as well as coumarins.Pansy / Viola tricolor extract is an extract of the pansy (violet) Viola tricolor (Family Violaceae) and is classified as a biological product. Viola tricolor, known as Heartsease, is a common European wild flower, growing as an annual or short-lived perennial. It has been introduced into North America, and is known as the Johnny Jump Up. Heartsease has a long history of herbal use and was at one time in high repute as a treatment for epilepsy, asthma, skin
diseases and a wide range of other complaints.
Function of Pansy Extract
1.Wild Pansy is a healing, cleansing and soothing plant.
2.It is especially effective in helping to treat problem skin conditions such as acne, eczema, psoriasis and rough skin.
3.Wild Pansy can be used in Tincture form as an ingredient in a Facial Toner. When combined with Comfrey, it is said to reduce the size of pores and to rejuvenate the skin.
4.Used in Hair Care products such as Hair Rinses, Shampoos and Conditioners for conditions where sores are present or there is eczema of the scalp.
5. It was also believed that the flowers were good for the heart, hence its popular name of Heartsease.
Application of pansy extract
1.As Food and beverage ingredients.
2.As Healthy Products ingredients.
3.As Nutrition Supplements ingredients.
4.As Pharmaceutical Industry & General Drugs ingredients.
5.As a health food and cosmetic ingredients.