Panax ginseng has a history of more than 4,000 years as a medicinal plant and has been regarded as a superior nutritional tonic since ancient times. Ginsenosides are the main active components of ginseng, and most of the research on ginsenosides at home and abroad focuses on ginseng roots.
The benefits of Panax ginseng extract for skin:
1. Promote collagen synthesis
Panax ginseng extract ratio extract 4:1 can significantly increase the production of type I collagen in human skin fibroblasts without cytotoxicity.
A cosmetic formulation containing 0.05% Panax ginseng root extract straight powder was applied to the crow's feet of 17 volunteers for 8 weeks. According to the analysis of crow's feet, the fine lines on the eyelids were significantly improved after 8 weeks of using the formula compared to before application.
Panax ginseng extract can also scavenge excess free radicals and has antioxidant effects. Combined with its effect of promoting the synthesis of type I collagen, it can achieve a better anti-aging effect.