Organic Ingredient Spotlight: Anthyllis

We find that an informed customer, is a happy customer. We want our customers to understand all of the details of the product they use. This is why we’ve introduced our ingredient spotlight series. In today’s post we’re breaking down Anthyllis.

Anthyllis vulneraria is a medicinal plant. Vulneraria translated means “wound healer”. Anthyllis is a soothing botanical that invigorates, transforms, and strengthens skin. Via Dr. Hauschka, “Elisabeth Sigmund creator of Dr.Hauschka Skin Care, studied anthyllis extensively. When used in skin care preparations, she observed a normalization of oily, dry and even irritated skin. Anthyllis has a generally stimulating and normalizing effect on the skin. It is a key plant in Dr.Hauschka Skin Care, found in many face care preparations and Decorative Cosmetics.”

You can find anthyllis is many Dr Hauschka products including, Dr. Hauschka Moisturizing Day Cream, Clarifying Toner, and Dr. Hauschka Translucent Makeup.

 

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Source: http://www.drhauschka.com/natural-skin-care-and-remedies/ingredients/ingredient-glossary.aspx#