All posts by: Maria Higgins

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Beauty and luxury lifestyle website by a herbal extracts expert Maria. Follow our articles and read on to discover the best botanical ingredients, hyaluronic acid, vitamins and other organic chemicals for pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, health-food, and cosmetics industries.

3 Effects of Triptolide

Tripterygium wilfordii, also called thunder god vine, is a traditional Chinese medicine with a long and extensive application history. Triptolide is a natural product with a variety of biological activities. It comes from the root of Tripterygium wilfordii. Studies have shown that it has anti-oxidation, anti-rheumatoid, anti-Alzheimer’s disease, anti-cancer, and other effects. It is a … Continue reading

February 13, 2019 Herbal Extracts

6 Applications of Matrine

Clinical medicine 1. Diuresis Bitter sophora root, as a medicinal plant, has the functions of clearing heat, diuresis, insecticide, dispelling dampness and so on. It also has the functions of anti-virus, anti-tumor and anti-allergy. 2. Antipathogenic effect In the test tube, high concentration (1:100) inhibited Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Decoction (8%) had different inhibitory effects on some … Continue reading

February 2, 2019 Herbal Extracts

What is Artemisinin Used For

Artemisinin-based combination therapy has become the standard antimalarial therapy recommended by the World Health Organization. The World Health Organization believes that artemisinin combination therapy is the most effective way to treat malaria at present, and is also the best drug to resist malaria resistance. In addition, artemisinin also shows attractive prospects in the treatment of … Continue reading

January 25, 2019 Herbal Extracts

What is Salicin Used For

We all know that the first step to curing acne is anti-inflammatory, so when buying anti-acne products, we will pay attention to check whether there are anti-inflammatory ingredients in the ingredient list. Today, let’s learn about salicin, a commonly used anti-inflammatory ingredient. Salicin, is also known as white willow bark extract. It is widely distributed … Continue reading

January 21, 2019 Herbal Extracts, Skin Care

How to Choose Eye Drops

When symptoms such as dry eyes occur, many people will use eye drops on their own. In fact, this practice is not scientific. When these symptoms occur, we should close our eyes and rest properly to reduce the time of using eyes; consciously increase the number of blinks; avoid exposure to smoke and dust, quit … Continue reading

January 11, 2019 Eye Drops