MALVA SYLVESTRIS FLOWER EXTRACT
Mallow flowers are present in the temperate zones of Europe, Asia, North America and North Africa.
Mallow has an incredible soothing and anti-irritant action that make it particularly well suited to sensitive skins. It is used to complement medical treatments in the case of inflammatory cutaneous disorders such as atopic dermatitis (1), (2). The significant quantities of flavonoids and anthocyanosides it contains give it anti-radical and microcirculation strengthening properties.
(1) Viegi L, Pieroni A, Guarrera PM, Vangelisti R. A review of plants used in folk veterinary medicine in Italy as basis for a databank. J Ethnopharmacol. 2003 Dec;89(2-3):221-44.
(2) Prudente AS, Sponchiado G, Mendes DAGB, Soley BS, Cabrini DA, Otuki MF. Pre-clinical efficacy assessment of Malva sylvestris on chronic skin inflammation. Biomed Pharmacother. 2017 Sep;93:852-860.