astringent, antiseptic, antioxidant and purifying as assets as tannins promote the natural protection of the cells when combined with proteins and fibrillar collagen and mainly the presence of ascorbic acid powerful antioxidant that protects cells adverse effects of free radicals.
Antipyretic, antihaemorrhagic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic.
Recommended for use in hair care products, deodorants or acneic skin tonics, equally in tonics for delicate skin due to its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic. It is also used for products that act as sunscreens.
- Cosmetic- Phytopharmaceutical
The extract is obtained from the bark of the stems and roots of the plant. The leaves, but particularly the root cortex, contain a certain amount of various alkaloids such as berberine, oxiberberina, berbamine, oxicantina magnoflorina and others.