ALTHEA ROSEA (COMMON HOLLYHOCK)

INCI: Althea rosea

What is Althea rosea or Common Hollyhock?

Althea rosea, also known as hollyhock plant, the entire plant is very useful in providing a beneficial effect to different organs of the body. Its flower extract provides a “healing effect” to the skin.

Use & Benefits

It acts as skin soothing agent for dry and irritated skin. It also has anti-inflammatory activity. It helps skin hold moisture, so moisturizes dry skin. It enhances texture a product since it contains mucilage which has quite good water absorbing capacity.