Mountain Arnica/ Montana Arnica
DESCRIPTION: Arnica Montana Extract is a clear liquid made from the flowers of the plant Arnica montana. In cosmetics and personal care products, Arnica Montana are used in the formulation of a variety of product types, including skin care products, skin fresheners, shampoos, conditioners and hair care products
Arnica Montana Extract enhances the appearance of dry or damaged skin by reducing flaking and restoring suppleness
Arnica montana is also commonly called leopards bane, wolfs bane, mountain tobacco, and mountain arnica. The flowering plant, known for its bright yellow petals and daisy-like appearance, is native to Europe, Southern Russia, and parts of North America. Medicinally, Arnica has been celebrated since the 1500s for its remarkable ability to reduce inflammation and to help heal bruises, hematomas, cramps, sprains, muscle pain and stiffness.
Topical application enhances blood circulation, reduces inflammation and relieves pain associated with soft tissue injury. Studies have shown that the primary compounds responsible for arnicas pronounced anti-inflammatory effect are sesquiterpene lactones, primarily helenalin.
APPLICATIONS: Lotions, Creams, Anti-ageing, Anti-inflammatory, rejuvenating and healing products, etc.
INCI: Arnica Montana (Arnica)
SOLUBILITY: Soluble in water
USE RATE: 2~ 10%
APPEARANCE & FORM: Clear liquid.
STORAGE: Store in a cool, dry place - away from heat, light and oxygen.
SHELF LIFE: 2 years. Squeeze bottle to dispel excess air and use up quickly. Refrigerate to help extend shelf life. If you would be keeping this for a while, it is best to purchase multiple smaller packs to reduce the incident of exposure to air as much as possible.