ASTRAGALUS SINICUS

INCI: Astragalus sinicus

What is Astragalus sinicus?

Astragalus sinicus, also known as Chinese milk-vetch, is another species for astragalus. Extract of seeds is used and researched for various pharmacological uses.

Use & Benefits

Extract from seeds has shown the antiaging effect by inhibition of an enzyme that breaks down elastin and collagen. It saves skin depleting collagen and elastin stores thus it improves the look of sagging and aging skin, giving it youthful texture.

References
http://www.astragalus.com/health-and-beauty/banishes-wrinkles-and-improves-sun-damaged-aging-skin