INCI : Equisetum Arvense (Horsetail) Extract, Equisetum Arvense Extract
Category : Dry extract
Contains : magnesium, silica, potassium, calcium, saponin, flavonic glucosides, as well as small amounts of alkaloids and tannins.
Appearance : brown powder
Properties on the skin : thanks to its healing properties, it is used in the preparation of products against stretch marks, wrinkles and cellulite. Rich in polyphenols, powerful antioxidants, as well as tannins and saponins, which act as astringents, horsetail is well suited to the care of sensitive, irritated, mature skin, to which it gives good hydration and acts as a revitalizer for delicate skin, but it can be well used also for the care of impure skin because it helps to absorb excess sebum. Increases hydration and stimulates collagen production, accelerates the healing process of the skin even in the case of eczema, acne, minor wounds.
Properties on the hair : stimulates blood microcirculation, and therefore tones the scalp and promotes capillary growth, regulates sebum production, strengthens and gives volume and shine to our hair.
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A perfect solution for oily, combination, acneic, inflamed skin.