Betula Alba (Birch) Juice
What is Betula alba (birch) juice?
The birch from the family of birch plants is mainly native to Eastern Europe, India and North America. Betula Alba Juice is a sap of the birch tree. It contains proteins, 17 amino acids, enzymes, as well as minerals, antioxidants, and vitamins (B and C).
What are the benefits?
Applied externally, it has anti-rheumatic, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effects. It has a skin regenerating, blood purifying and strengthening effect. The birch improves the blood circulation and can help against hair loss and psoriasis. It also prevents muscle pain and tendonitis. It has a detoxifying effect and can be used in products against cellulite and for skin smoothing.
In aromatherapy, birch is considered to be calming and strengthening the nerves and can be used to relieve anxiety and nervousness.
What are the common uses?
Birch are trees that are native to Europe and parts of Asia. The leaves, bark, and buds of the tree are used to make medicine. Birch sap has been used cosmetically for centuries, mostly in the realm of skin health. On top of that birch tree sap is a healthy beverage. It provides minerals and antioxidants, and has a refreshing sweet flavor.
Who is it good for?
Are there any side effects?
The possible functions of this key ingredient are: Astringent, tonic
INCI: Betula alba juice
IUPAC Description: Betula alba juice is the sap of the birch, betula alba l., betulaceae
CAS Number: 84012-15-7