Centella Asiatica is a plant with many names. In Korea you can often find it under its nickname "Cica". Another term for it is “tiger grass”. Thanks to its antioxidant, regenerating and anti-inflammatory effects, you can often find Cica in care products that are suitable for sensitive or acne-prone skin. Cica helps soothe, protect and heal damaged skin faster.
The herbs of the Artemisia family, for example mugwort, have essential oils with an antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and calming effect on the skin. Skincare products with Artemisia extracts are even suitable for very sensitive skin with problems such as redness and rashes. Traditionally, these herbs are used in Korean bathhouses to stimulate blood circulation and relax the muscles.
Kale is not only healthy for your diet, it also gives your skin a good load of Vitamins, antioxidants and nutrients. The soothing and moisturizing properties of kale make it particularly attractive for sensitive and dry skin. But the vegetable also has a protective function due to the high content of antioxidants. It protects against skin aging and skin damage.