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What is Hydnocarpus anthelmintica ?

Hydnocarpus anthelmintica is also known as chaulmoogra. It is native to the tropical forests of western ghats of India and Southeast Asia. The fruits and seeds of chaulmoogra tree are expressed to get chaulmoogra oil. The semisolid oil, with almost no odor contains fatty acids such as hydnocarpic acid, chaulmoogric acid, gorlic acid, myristic acid, palmitic, stearic acid, oleic acid, linoleic acid, etc.

Use & Benefits:

The oil is mainly used for leprosy treatment. However, there are other beneficial effects on skin such as antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and mild preservative. But there is no strong evidence it is used for cosmetic purposes.

How to create your own Personalized Skincare with Lesielle?

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Step 1: Select a nourishing base compatible with your skin, and your desired moisturization level

Step 2: Complete your treatment with up to four active ingredients for consistent and occasional use.

Step 3: Insert your base and up to four actives ingredients into your Lesielle device to produce a fresh single dose of face cream on demand when you need it.

Complete your routine with a cleanser and other complimentary products and accessories.


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