Meadowsweet : Herb Extraordinaire
Free radicals are produced by various processes in the body. These are unstable and highly reactive molecules. Because of which they interact our skin or body cells. This causes cellular aging and damage. It increases oxidative stress on our skin and also harms our DNA.
The only way to prevent them from harming our skin is with antioxidants. The antioxidants neutralize the free radicals. This prevents the free radicals from damaging skin cells.
Meadowsweet is one such ingredients rich in antioxidants.
What is Meadowsweet?
Meadowsweet is a perennial plant that belongs to the rose family.It is indigenous to Europe and West Asia. It usually grows in damp places covered with other plants.
It has small off-white-colored flowers that have a sweet fragrance. Meadowsweet is used to treat body pain, cold, stomach issues, and peptic ulcers. Apart from that, Meadowsweet is also used to tackle skin problems like acne.
Why use Meadowsweet in skincare?
Meadowsweet contains salicylic acid that helps to clear up our skin & destroy acne-causing germs. Like berries, Meadowsweet also contains flavonoids and other phytonutrients. These phytonutrients have antioxidant properties that reduce free radical damage. As a results, visible fine lines and acne are reduced.
The Meadowsweet has anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and astringent effects. Its astringent properties tighten the skin pores. This tones our facial skin. It also removes dirt from our face and makes it clear and firm.
We at Bee Elite Essentials use more than 25 nature-inspired ingredients. These ingredients are also backed by scientific research. These are published in various research journals such as in Nature, Oxford and many others. Our aim is to provide a solution to give radiant and youthful skin naturally.
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