Benefits of Centella Asiatica Extract
Inhibit fibrous tissue proliferation
Asiaticoside can inhibit collagen fibers and has the effect of inhibiting the proliferation of fibrous tissue.
Effect on skin tissue
Rabbit intramuscular injection can promote skin growth, increase local white blood cells, increase connective tissue vascular network, increase mucus secretion, accelerate fur proliferation, and inhibit skin ulcers. Asiaticoside can treat skin ulcers, such as intractable wounds, skin tuberculosis, leprosy and so on. Intramuscular injection or subcutaneous implantation in mice, guinea pigs, and rabbits can promote skin growth, local leukocytosis, connective tissue vascular network proliferation, increased mucus secretion, and accelerated hair and tail growth. It has been reported that creams containing 0.25-1% alcohol extract of Centella asiatica have been used to treat skin diseases and have achieved good results.
Sedative and stabilizing effect
The glycosides contained in Centella asiatica extract have sedative and stable effects on mice and rats, and this effect is mainly to affect the cholinergic system in the central nervous system. The alcohol extract has no analgesic effect.
Clearing away heat and dampness
Treats sore throat, sore mouth and tongue, headache, body heat, thirst, etc.
Activating blood to remove blood stasis
Used for bruises, swelling and pain, insect bites, joint swelling, etc.
Treatment of herpes zoster, dysentery, damp-heat jaundice, edema, and drenching syndrome caused by viruses or bacteria. It can also be used for erysipelas, scrofula, pro-sores and swollen toxin.