Shiitake mushroom extract is a anti-inflammtory, anti-aging and potent skin lightner.
Anti-inflammatory: Shiitake Mushroom extract inhibits phospholipase activity at a low concentration of 1% and consequently has potent anti-inflammatory activity. Shiitake mushrooms are rich in compounds that reduce redness and calm irritated skin.
The Anti-ageing effects of Shiitake are due to its high concentration in Lentinan. Shiitake Mushroom Extract is one of the most active products for strengthening skin defense system and reinforced anti aging properties. It may help increase the cellular turnover rate of the stratum corneum, increase skin hydration and increase skin firmness.
Lightening & Brightening: The lightening effects are due to the rich presence of kojic acid present. With Shiitake mushroom extract you can enjoy lightening and brightening benefits of an all natural plant based ingredient without the sensitivity of kojic acid.
- Anti-ageing properties
- Skin defence against premature aging.
- Stimulatoin of the skins natural defence system
- Limits the consequences of UV exposure
- Soothing and anti-inflammatory
- A safe, natural way to treat hypipigmentation, dark spots caused by the sun and uneven skin
- Benefitial for the care of sensitive skin
- Treats eczema, acne and redness
Shiitake Mushroom Extract Components
It is rich in 8 essential amino acids which represent 38% of the total component parts
- INCI: Lentinula edodes
- Use Rate Percentage: 0.5-10%
- Solubility: Water