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YUCCA SCHIDIGERA

INCI: Yucca schidigera leaf/stem/root/fruit extract

What is Yucca schidigera leaf/stem/root/fruit extract?

Yucca schidigera is a plant of the Liliaceae family, also known as Mojave yucca or Spanish dagger. It is a flowering plant mainly found in the deserts of California, New Mexico, Arizona, and Nevada. For more information, refer to the yucca extract.

Use & Benefits:

Yucca Schidigera

Yucca schidigera is a plant of the Liliaceae family, also known as Mojave yucca or Spanish dagger. It is a flowering plant mainly found in the deserts of California, New Mexico, Arizona, and Nevada.

Yucca schidigera has a long history of traditional use by indigenous peoples in North America. The plant's roots, leaves, and flowers have been used for various medicinal and therapeutic purposes.

Today, Yucca schidigera is a popular ingredient in skincare products due to its potential benefits for the skin. Here are some of its potential uses and benefits:

Anti-inflammatory

Yucca schidigera contains saponins, which are natural anti-inflammatory compounds that may help reduce inflammation in the skin. Inflammation is a major factor in many skin conditions, including acne, rosacea, and eczema.
Some studies have shown that Yucca schidigera extract may have anti-inflammatory effects when applied topically to the skin. In one study, a cream containing Yucca schidigera extract was found to significantly reduce skin redness and inflammation in people with rosacea.

Antioxidant

Yucca schidigera is also rich in antioxidants, which help protect the skin from damage caused by free radicals. Free radicals are unstable molecules that can damage cells and contribute to the development of wrinkles, fine lines, and other signs of aging.
Some studies have shown that Yucca schidigera extract may have antioxidant effects when applied topically to the skin. In one study, a cream containing Yucca schidigera extract was found to significantly improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles in older adults.

Moisturizing

Yucca schidigera is a natural emollient, which means it helps to moisturize and soften the skin. Emollients work by forming a protective barrier on the surface of the skin, which helps to prevent moisture loss and keep the skin hydrated.
Some studies have shown that Yucca schidigera extract may have moisturizing effects when applied topically to the skin. In one study, a cream containing Yucca schidigera extract was found to significantly improve skin hydration in people with dry skin.

Cleansing

Yucca schidigera contains natural surfactants, which are compounds that help to cleanse and remove dirt and oil from the skin. These surfactants can help to unclog pores and prevent acne breakouts.
Some studies have shown that Yucca schidigera extract may have cleansing effects when applied topically to the skin. In one study, a cream containing Yucca schidigera extract was found to significantly reduce the number of acne lesions in people with mild to moderate acne.

References:

Panahi, Y., Taghizadeh, M., Marzony, E. T., & Sahebkar, A. (2015). A randomized controlled trial of the efficacy of topical 2% Y

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