INCI: Agastache Mexicana Flower / Leaf / Stem Extract
Extraction: Medicinal plant cultivated in Mexico, best known in the region as Toronjil Morado. Mexican Agastache is produced in a project that defends fair and sustainable commerce. Mexican Agastache’s production offers daily occupation to local women in the fields. Its production allows its extracts to be used in cosmetics pushing social development and investigation. In Mexican culture, Toronjil has been traditionally used in food and as a medicinal plant to treat scares, nerves and depression.
Benefits: Agastache is characterized by being rich in acacetin and tilianine, flavonoids with remarkable anti-inflammatory activity, which avoid the effects on the skin of psychological stress. It diminishes cell inflammation.