BLACK MULBERRY

INCI: Morus nigra fruit extract

What is Morus nigra fruit extract?

Black mulberry is famous not only for its fruits but also its cohabitant, i.e., silkworms.
Silkworms thrive on mulberry’s leaves. Black mulberry is believed to decent from Slovakia, but it is spread over Asia, Europe continents also. Its fruits contain Vitamin C, anthocyanin(pigment), organic acids, amino acids, and various fruits sugar and acids as saccharides.

Use & Benefits

Black mulberry just like other berries is rich in flavonoids and vitamin C, therefore offers an antioxidant effect on the skin. It rejuvenates dull, tired and oxidative stress affected the skin. It also keeps inflammation at check. Black mulberry is rich in different amino acids as well. Different amino acids offer various advantages to skin starting from improving circulation to retaining moisture and moreover increasing collagen synthesis. In a nutshell, they can positively alter aging skin and its natural defense. Mulberry pulp is used as a facial cleanser in many different products, maybe because of the acids that it contains. 

References
https://books.google.co.in/books?id=H5cFDAAAQBAJ&pg=PA210&dq=black+mulberry++use+for+cosmetics&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiEt8PS_KbgAhUxpnEKHWQLCV4Q6AEINjAC#v=onepage&q=black%20mulberry%20%20use%20for%20cosmetics&f=false

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