- Contains plenty of bioactive compounds such as saponins, flavonoids, and polysaccharides.
- It is well known and used for its general tonic and skin reinforcing properties, as well as for its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant action.
- Astragalus Membranaceus Root Extract combines anti-aging and anti-blemish properties so it is especially useful for ageing, acne-prone skin.
WHO CAN USE IT?
Due to its anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties Astragalus membranaceus root extract can be used by normal, combination, oily and dry skin. Those with sensitive should take the precautionary actions when introducing it to their daily routine.
WHAT IS ASTRAGALUS MEMBRANACEUS ROOT EXTRACT?
This ingredient carries with it a lot of mystical wonderings as traditionally in Chinese medicine it holds an important role in strengthen “qi”, the body’s life force. It is often formulated into a tonic, however, in skincare you can quite often find it in all manner of products. Whichever product you choose to use, astragalus membranaceus root extract helps to combat signs of ageing, such as fine lines and wrinkles whilst reducing the appearance of active spots and blemishes on the skin as well as preventing any further from developing. You will also find the outer layer of the skin is reinforced allowing the functionality of the microbiome (the skin’s natural protective barrier) to continue working as expected.
SIDE EFFECTS OF ASTRAGALUS MEMBRANACEUS ROOT EXTRACT
For many, astragalus membranaceus root extract is effectively tolerated by most people, though there are a couple of minor side effects known, such as a rash, itching, runny nose and nausea. If any of these should occur, seek the advice from a GP.