Centella Asiatica L Extract
Centella Asiatica L Extract is used as a leafy green in Sri Lankan cuisine, where it is called gotu kola. A member of the parsley family, it is tasteless and odorless. Centella Asiatica thrives in and around water. Centella Asiatica has small fan-shaped green leaves with white or light purple-to-pink flowers, and it bears small oval fruit. The leaves and stems of the gotu kola plant are used for medicinal purposes.
Part of Use
10:1 20:1 10%, 20%, 40%, 50% Asiaticosides
1. The central role
Which contains saponins on mice, rats calm, stability role, this role is mainly affecting the central nervous system of the cholinergic system. Alcohol extract no analgesic effect.
2. The effect on the skin tissue
Asiaticoside to treat skin ulcers, such as intractable wounds, skin tuberculosis, leprosy and so on. In mice, guinea pigs, rabbits intramuscular or subcutaneous implantation can promote skin growth, local leukocytosis, connective tissue hyperplasia coil network, mucus secretion, and tail hair growth acceleration. There have been reports of Centella asiatica containing 0.25 to 1% alcohol extract (containing oxalic acid snow, Asiaticoside) of creams (which still contain the embryo or young cow, pig or sheep skin, liver, brain hydroalcoholic extract) treatment of skin diseases, received good results.
3. The role of beauty
Gotu kola has detoxification, dampness swelling, nourishing, anti-inflammatory, calming effect. Can stimulate deep skin cell turnover. Gotu kola can compact the epidermis and dermis connection part, the skin becomes soft and help solve skin relaxation, skin smooth and elastic; promote the formation of collagen in the dermal layer of the fiber protein regeneration, reconnect, so achieve smooth skin firming effect. Also help heal damaged tissue and tighten skin. Both to facilitate close connection between the epidermis and dermis, but also suppress the increase of fat cells, prevent skin edema, obesity.
Gotu kola is suitable for all skin types, it shoots water extract has anti-bacterial anti-inflammatory effect, which belongs to dicotyledon Umbelliferae, swelling detoxification can remove the abscess.
4.The antibacterial effect
Shoots water extract has antibacterial effect. Asiaticoside to treat leprosy, some people think that their role is to dissolve the wax film of bacteria, which are destroyed by the body's defense mechanism or other drugs.
5. Other effects
Alcohol extract energy relaxation of isolated rat ileum. Glycosides part in rabbits and rats can reduce tension and isolated ileum contraction amplitude, and can inhibit the action of acetylcholine mild. Anesthetized dogs, intravenous injection can be mildly excited breathing, heart rate, lower blood pressure, slow and moderate, the latter two can not be blocked by atropine.
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