BARBERRY

INCI: Berberries Vulgaris 

What is Berberries Vulgaris ?

Barberry is originated from Europe and widely spread in North America and Asia. It is bushy shrub usually found in gardens. Barberry root and stem bark contain isoquinoline alkaloids, and amongst those, berberine is the main and bitter constituent. 

Use & Benefits

Barberry stem or root bark extract is used to apply on skin eruptions because it is anti-inflammatory and natural antiseptic. It is also used in products that are meant for conditioning skin.

References

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3931204/#!po=1.19048