Monday Mantra: Learn from Mother Nature!

Botanicals in skin care have been around as long as anyone can remember. Today, we can enhance their benefits through amazing technology such as stem cell extraction. Here we look at plants that have inherent characteristics that would be beneficial in skincare. One example is the beautiful Edelweiss flower. It growth in the harsh climatic conditions of the European Alps in high altitudes. It is such equipped with inherent protection from high-intensity UV rays. Edelweiss extract has a high concentration of flavonoids and phenolic acid that aid in fighting UV damage. Edelweiss stem cells have a high concentration of antioxidant properties, stimulate our own stem cells, and help in the production of hyaluronic acid and prevent collagen degradation. How does that sound for anti-aging? And you don't even need to know how to yoodel.