centella asiatica


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gotu kola

gotu kola

The intelligence and longevity herb. One of the most important rejuvenative herbs in Ayurvedic medicine. Used to help revitalize the brain and nerve cells, increase intelligence, memory, longevity and decrease senility by improving blood flow to the brain. Supports immune function and adrenal energy, a powerful blood purifier, treats chronic skin conditions. Promotes calmness and clarity of mind, nerve function, rich in B vitamins. Lowers cholesterol, used to heal ulcers, urinary tract infections, lower blood pressure, increase memory and lifespan, and smooth muscle relaxant. Regulates the intestinal flora. Used externally to accelerate skin healing, shingles, wounds, inflammation. Gotu kola, unlike kola nut, does not contain caffeine. Rounded retro-looking leaves on thin stems that creep along the ground, with pinkish red flowers in umbrella-clusters close to the ground, each flower partly enclosed by 2 green bracts. Grows in tropical ditches and moist areas, many of the gotu kola products come from third world sewage ditches, so its good to grow your own.
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Centella asiatica protects against UVB-induced HaCaT keratinocyte damage through microRNA expression changes.
b) Centella asiatica and Salvia officinalis may help with improvement to cognitive function.
SELECTION CRITERIA: Randomised, double blind, placebo-controlled trials (RCTs) assessing the efficacy of rutosides, hidrosmine, diosmine, calcium dobesilate, chromocarbe, centella asiatica, disodium flavodate, french maritime pine bark extract, grape seed extract and aminaftone in CVI patients at any stage of the disease.
Mederma Stretch Marks Therapy is a patented formula that combines a unique blend of ingredients, including the proprietary botanical extract Cepalin, hyaluronic acid and centella asiatica leaf extract.
Vitamin E and Green Tea fend off eye-ageing free radicals and Centella Asiatica - China's elixir of life - elasticizes slackening skin.
I WANT to get all nurseries in this country to grow the herb Centella Asiatica and then make it available in all greengrocers.
The antidiabetic effect of ethanol extract of Centella asiatica leaves in alloxan diabetic rats has been reported (Rahman et al.
Centella asiatica, also known as Gotu Kola or Tiger Grass, is a well-known herb used in traditional Ayurvedic, African and Chinese medicines for the treatment of skin diseases, wound healing, burns, varicose veins and ulcers.
Irbic acid, a dicaffeoylquinic acid derivative from Centella asiatica cell cultures.
Beauty Ingredients: Ginkgo biloba dimeric flavonoids Phytosome (vasokinetic, lipolytic); Opextan UV protectant; Escin beta-sitosterol Phytosome; Ruscogenins (vasokynetic); Zanthalene; Centella asiatica (dermodensifier); Visnadine (vasokinetic); Silymarin Phytosome (UV protectant); Esculoside (vasoactive, anticellulite); ginkgo biloba terpenes Phytosome (soothing, anti-irritant)
From the makers of #1 doctor-recommended brand for scars for over a decade, Mederma Stretch Marks Therapy is a patented formula that combines a unique blend of ingredients, including the proprietary botanical extract Cepalin, hyaluronic acid and centella asiatica leaf extract.