Gotu kola for skincare products
Centella asiatica is a plant with a strong protective activity for blood vessels and connective tissue . This is why it is used, and we also use it, in products that regulate the venous circulation, protect the skin and mitigate the imperfections of cellulite. Because?
The origins of Centella asiatica
Centella asiatica is native to India and Madagascar , but it can also be found in the humid forests of China. It is precisely here that the legend of a farmer is told who, seeing a wounded tiger rubbing himself on the plant, discovered its healing abilities. Today it has spread far beyond the borders of Asia for its extraordinary properties, let’s see them together.
Properties and characteristics of Centella asiatica
Centella Asiatica is used both to combat inflammatory conditions of the skin (including acne), and to improve its microcirculation and elasticity. In fact, the main actions of the plant are:
- stimulate the formation of collagen and hyaluronic acid;
- reduce inflammation;
- normalize the pH of the skin;
- repair the skin barrier;
- prevent and reduce the signs of acne;
- stimulate the microcirculation.
Centella is useful for preventing and treating venous insufficiency that involves swelling and heaviness in the legs and ankles. By acting on the microcirculation , it is an excellent adjuvant for treatments against cellulite . If you add to this also its beneficial properties on blood vessels and connective tissue, you can well understand how it could not be missing in our professional products.
Gotu kola in BYou skincare products
Gotu kola is one of the main components of Bodycell Cream : our professional cream that acts against the imperfections of cellulite. Applied in the context of a dedicated routine, Bodycell Cream supports the treatments by helping to maintain the results achieved over time.
You can try it either alone or in the ByBox Cell Shock , our box that contains everything you need to set up a professional and successful beauty routine against cellulite.