Oat Grass belongs to the family Poaceae, which includes Wheatgrass and Barleygrass. This ancient cereal grass has been cultivated as early as 2000 BC. Oat Grass has been used traditionally for medicinal purposes to regulate the menstrual cycle, to treat osteoporosis and urinary tract infections. It is extremely rich in antioxidants, especially the potent tricin. Tricin is a compound that has muscle relaxing properties which makes it beneficial for treating intestinal cramping and bloating. Oat grass also alkalizes the body and boosts the immune system. It’s an excellent source of chlorophyll, vitamin A, vitamin C, and vitamin E. Oat grass’s antioxidant and anti-aging potentials makes it a potent ingredient to use in skincare products.