Centella asiatica or the common name in Malaysia is Pegaga. This plant is either eaten fresh as “ulam” or drink as a juice. C.asiatica is known for 1001 benefits. Traditionally C.asiatica has been used as a remedy for asthma, lowering blood pressure, treat wounds and more. In India, C.asiatica has been used to treat skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis.
C.asiatica extract has been proven scientifically to heal open wounds and now it becomes a common ingredient in cosmetics. C.asiatica improves circulation as well as the synthesis of collagen and skin tissue and there’s additional research showing C.asiatica rich in amino acid which is good as a hydrating ingredient to soothe upset or compromised skin. Studies suggest that the main active component in this plant known as madecossoside is effective in healing burn wound by increase the antioxidative activity and enhance the collagen synthesis.
Whitening Super Glow by DrNabisar is the first face glow phytospray in a bottle. This facial spray is pack with plant bioactive to deliver healthy skin naturally. One of the ingredients is Centella asiatica. This spray is formulated to protect and restores the skin’s youthfulness and radiance. It also to eliminate dark blemishes on the face and uneven skin tone, hence revealing flawless skin.