Ingredient : Liquorice Root
What is Liquorice Root?
Liquorice root is the dried root of a flowering plant by the Latin name of Glycyrrhiza Glabra. Known in India as Mulethi or Jeshtamadh, liquorice root has been an integral part of Eastern traditional medicine for centuries. It is considered one of the world’s oldest herbal medicines, used to treat a variety of ailments and illnesses via oral consumption as well as topical application. It can be used as a powder, paste, or in the form of capsules, pills, and tablets made using its extracts.
What are the benefits of Liquorice for skin and hair?
- Liquorice extracts help soothe the skin especially when it is inflamed, dry, or irritated.
- Liquorice extracts have been known to provide mild and natural protection from sun damage caused by UV rays. They also counteract the effects of sun damage to the keratin protein in our skin as well as hair.
- The natural process of hyperpigmentation can be countered by liquorice extracts. They reduce blemishing and brighten the skin.
- Liquorice extracts slow down age-related changes to the skin and hair by keeping them hydrated and nourished for longer.