Yucca Saponin Extract
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The Yucca is a plant that offers a variety of benefits to the skin. The roots of this plant are rich in the vitamins A, B, and C along with calcium, potassium, iron, copper, manganese, and phosphorus.
Yucca has soothing and calming properties which have been used medicinally to relieve inflammation from arthritis. Polyphenols, including resveratrol which helps the skin to fight damage from the sun and free-radicals. A natural cell regenerating ingredient, yucca works to support skin health and promotes regrowth of cells.
Yucca extract contains hundreds of steroid saponins together with polyphenols, most of all resveratrol and stilbenes.
Yucca is abundant in saponins which are a key ingredient in soap making and hair care. These saponins are considered nonionic surfactants and are stable over a broad range of pH whereas soap is considered as an anionic surfactant and by nature, it has a high pH which is much higher than the physiological skin pH. This high pH is a major drawback of soap in comparison to nonionic saponins. Ano
With saponins there is no need for heating or curing of the soap.
Due to the nature of saponins they have rich hydrating qualities.
Its an excellent addition to your hair care formula due to its anti bacterial and healing properties. Therefore its a great agent in regeneration of follicular hair.