Sage Leaf Extract
Sage helps regulate sebum production, which makes it effective in treating conditions such as, seborrhea, dandruff and acne. Sage contains many therapeutic properties: it contains anti-septic, astringent and relaxing properties. It is rich in Ursolic acid which treats acne, eczema and skin fungus. Additionally, this acid exfoliates the skin and cleans it thoroughly due to its anti-septic behavior. It can also be used to treat wounds because its anti-inflammatory and antibacterial abilities. Carnosic acid, another powerful compound found in sage, can be used to treat UVA and UVB skin damage and protect it from the future sun damage. This acid also protects against free radicals, which can cause skin’s aging. Oil from the leaf can be added to face and body washes, deodorants and anti-fungal creams due to its astringent properties.