FSS Lady’s Mantle Extract PF
Preserved with Leucidal Liquid
Alchemilla vulgaris, commonly known as Lady’s Mantle, has a long
history of herbal use. The plant is known for its ability to collect drops of dew along its
edges, significant for treating the cuts and wounds of injured soldiers on
Lady’s Mantle has potent anti-inflammatory properties, and functions as
a highly effective astringent. The benefits provided by Lady’s Mantle can be
attributed to the chemical constituents present in the plant, such as tannins,
salicylic acid, saponins, phytosterols and flavonoids. With its high tannin
content, Lady’s Mantle acts as a function astringent in skin care products,
tightening the pores, and thus, minimizing their appearance. It also contains salicylic acid, which acts as an anti-inflammatory to
help reduce the appearance of redness and irritation on the skin.
Lady’s Mantle Extract can be used in cosmetic formulations such as
cleansers and toners helping to minimize the appearance of pores while
providing a clean, rejuvenated aesthetic.