It contains phenolic compounds, lipid and carbohydrate derivatives as well as centelloside compounds of Centella asiatica., such as commonly known asiaticoside, madecassoside, asiatic acid and madecassic acid.
Centella asiatica is known to strengthen the skin barrier and increase the regeneration activity of the skin by increasing the amount of essential components of the skin such as collagen, elastin and hyaluronic acid.
ACTV Biotechnology has developed ProliCell Centella by combining these
beneficial activities of the Centella asiatica plant with ProliCell Technology
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Miraculous Elixir of Life Gotu Kola, Tiger Grass, Centella asiatica...
Centella asiatica is a herbaceous and perennial herb from the Apiaceae family.
It is distributed in Asia, Pacific countries, Africa and America. It is commonly
known as ‘Gotu kola’. It is also called ‘tiger grass’ as tigers roll on the Centella
asiatica plant to heal their wounds.
It has been known as the ‘miraculous elixir of life’ in Chinese traditional medicine for
over 2000 years. Because elephants, known for their longevity eat the plant Centella Asiatica, it has been noted that Sri Lankans include it in their dietary routines to prolong their lifespan. In Indian Ayurvedic medicine, it is also used in the treatment of skin diseases such as psoriasis and eczema, in the healing ofwounds and burns,
and in the treatment of varicose and ulcers.