After the skin barrier is damaged, not only does the face feel uncomfortable, but the skin's moisturizing ability decreases, inflammatory reactions occur, and the overall defense ability decreases. Therefore, when choosing skin care products, more effective active substances need to be considered.
Functional actives are the "soul" of product formulations, and actives used in cosmetic formulations come from a wide range of sources. In recent years, the market for natural, green, safe, and other raw materials has become more and more popular, and plant extracts have also become the focus of attention.
Plant extracts are single active ingredients or mixtures obtained from plants. The efficacy of plant extracts mainly depends on the active ingredients contained in them. These ingredients can be classified into the following common categories: glycosides, polyphenols, terpenes, flavonoids, organic acids, alkaloids, etc. The efficacy of these ingredients can include antibacterial, antibacterial, antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, whitening, anti-aging, moisturizing, repairing, sunscreen, etc.
The first is moisturizing, olive leaf extract, chamomile extract, avocado extract, aloe vera extract, seaweed extract, and dianthus extract, these ingredients appear frequently in product formulations, they contain hyaluronic acid Which is an industry-recognized moisturizing star ingredient.
Followed by anti-inflammatory effects, Centella Asiatica extract, Sophora japonica extract, and Licorice extract. There are also some Chinese herbal extracts, such as Acanthopanax senticosus extract, ginseng extract, and Rhodiola Rosea extract.