Main properties of used plants
Healing effect of extract of pine needles, consisting of pine tar, vitamin C, starch, tannins and mineral salts, is tremendous. Each component performs its own role:
Pine tar, rich of carbon and hydrogen, regenerates skin cells and provide necessary building materials against ageing and skin fading.
Vitamin C - askorbigen - powerful antiageing component, which is decreasing risk of melanoma due to exposure to ultraviolet radiation.
Tannins bind proteins and form thin layer of packed proteins, which is protecting skin from aggressive influence of ultraviolet radiation
Medicinal properties of thyme are conditioned by essential oils in it:
Thymol has antibacterial and antifungal effects.
Eucalyptole inhibits growth and reproduction of streptococci and staphlococci, without irritating tissues.
|Chamomile extract, consisting of chamazulene, flavonoids, coumarins, vitamin - A and other biologically active substances, has anti-inflammatory, antiallergic, analgesic, sedative actionс and strengthen reparative processes.|
|Sage leaves consist of essential oil, thujone, tseneol, bitters, as well as alkaloids, tannins, tars, acids(ursolic and oleanic) and phytoncides. These components are biologically active substances and have analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, sedative, antiseptic and wound healing properties.|
Extract of pine buds, consisting of turpentine oil, galipot and pine tar has antibacterial and antiseptic effects on pathogenic microorganisms. Each component performs its own role: Turpentine oil activates the regenerative processes in skin cells by having wound healing effect.
Galipot has been used since ancient times in traditional medicine for accelerating healing of cracked skin and skin sores, furunculosis and weeping eczema.
Fir cones are rich of phytoncides. Essential oil, extracting from fir cones, contains pinene. Rosehip extract contains a lot of vitamins, phosphorus and calcium. It contains 50 times more Vitamin C than lemon. It has strong antibacterial properties and contains a lot of antioxidants.
|Bioflavonoids - sources of Vitamin PP - - are strong natural antioxidants that protect the cells of our body from damaging effects of free radicals. They are preventing aging and inhibiting immune system decline. Vitamin P is not produced by our body and for maintaince of protective reserves of our body it’s necessary to ensure the entrance of it.|