1. HERBAL PRODUCTS FOR SKINCARE
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JSS COLLEGE OF
• Herbal cosmetics are the preparations
containing phytochemical from a variety of
botanical sources, which influences the
functions of skin and provide nutrients
necessary for healthy skin.
3. • Herbal products used for skin care are:
Packs or masks
o Sun block
o Anti-tan pack
o Protective creams
o Gels and lotions
4. ALOE VERA WALNUT ROSE PAPAYA
CUCUMBER NEEM TURMERIC
GREEN COFFEE SEEDS
5. DRUG ALOE VERA
SYNONYMS Aloe, Musabbar, Kumari
‘Ghritkumari’ in Hindi, ‘Kalabanda’ in Telugu, ‘Katralai’ in Tamil,
‘Kumari’ in Malayalam, ‘Lolisara’ in Kannada, ‘Koraphada’ in
Marathi, and ‘Ghrtakumari’ in Bengali
Dried juice of the leaves of Aloe barbadensis, Liliaceae
Amino acids, anthraquinones, enzymes, minerals, vitamins,
lignins, monosaccharide, polysaccharides, salicylic acid,
saponins, and sterols.
USES Prevents Premature Signs Of Aging., Moisturizes skin, Helps
lighten blemishes, Helps with sunburns, Reduces stretch marks
6. DRUG WALNUT
SYNONYMS Black walnut, edible nut.
(Greek) Carya persica. Carya basilike.
(Roman) Nux persica. Nux regia.
A walnut is the nut of any tree of Juglans nigra, Juglandaceae
The black walnut contains a number of active ingredients, of
which the most important are juglone, tannins and iodine.
USES Delays Skin Aging, Moisturized Skin, Bid Adieu To Your Dark
Circles, For Glowing Skin
7. DRUG ROSE
SYNONYMS Damask rosa
kamal in Hindi
Gullabi in Telugu.
Róisín (pronounced ro-sheen) in Irish.
A rose is a woody perennial flowering plant of Rosa centifolia,
The essential oil to which the perfume of the Rose is due is found in
both flowers and leaves. In the flower, the petals are the chief
secreting part of the blossom, though a certain amount of essential
oil resides in the epidermal layers of cells, both surfaces of the
petals being equally odorous and secretive.
USES Used to treat acne naturally, Lightens your lip colour
8. DRUG PAPAYA
SYNONYMS Papaya, Paw Paw, Kates, Papaw.
It is a mixture of proteolytic enzymes derived from the latex of
unripe fruit of Carica papaya, Caricaceae
Higher moisture con-tent in the fruit pulp (87.47% to
91.32%)than in the leaves (81.27% to 85.17%) and theseeds
(39.69-44.33%). The round yellow co-lored fruits had less
moisture while roundorange had more
USES Moisturizes Skin, Clears Pigmentation, Reduces Wrinkles,
Reduces Under-Eye Dark Circles, Cures Eczema And Psoriasis,
Treats Melasma, Removes Tan,Controls Acne Breakout
9. DRUG CUCUMBER
Kakaddi in hindi
Kera in telugu
Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) It is a widely cultivated plant in
the gourd family, Cucurbitaceae
: The oil in the cucumber contains 22.3% linoleic acid, 58.5%
oleic acid, 6.8% palmitic acid and 3.7% stearic acid. The fresh
cucumber is a very good source of vitamin C, vitamin K, and
potassium. It also contains vitamin A, vitamin B6, thiamin,
folate, pantothenic acid, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium,
copper, and manganese.
USES Revitalizes Skin, Reverses Skin Tanning, Controls Puffiness Of
The Eyes, Helps Soothe Sunburn, Rejuvenates Skin,Treats Open
Pores, Fights Cellulite, Reduces Dark Circles, Treats Blemishes,
Reduces Eye Wrinkles, Removing Excess Water, Under Eye Bags
10. DRUG NEEM
SYNONYMS Miracle tree, Nimba, Arishtha, Margosa
It consists of all aerial partsof plant known as
Azadirachta indica, Meliaceae.
The bitterness is due to an array of complex compounds called
"triterpenes" or more specifically "limonoids". Nearly 100
protolimonoids, limonoids or tetranortriterpenoids,
pentanortriterpenoids, hexanortriterpenoids and some
nonterpenoid constituents have been isolated form various
parts of the Neem tree
USES Clears Acne & Dark Pigmentation
Prevents Acne Breakouts
Treats Skin Infection
Prevents Recurrence Of Blackheads
Adds Glow To The Skin
11. DRUG TURMERIC
SYNONYMS Haridra, Indian saffron, Curcuma, Haldi
It consists od dried and fresh rhizomes of the plant known as
Curcuma longa, Zingiberaceae.
An acrid, volatile oil, brown colouring matter, gum, starch,
chloride of calcium, woody fibre and a yellowish colouring matter
USES Treatment Of Acne, Facial Mask For Skin, Treatment Of Wrinkles,
Treatment Of Stretch Marks, Soothes Burns, Reduction Of Skin
Pigmentation And Skin Tanning
12. DRUG SANDAL WOOD
SYNONYMS Yellow sandalwood
‘Chandan in hindi
Chandanam in telugu
It is dried heartwood of Santalum album, Santalaceae.
: The oil consists about 90-97% of sesquiterpene alcohols, which
is distinguished for the purpose of analysis as 'santalol'(It
consists of alpha santalol and beta santalol). Uses- used in
USES Anti-tanning Property , Skin Softening Effect, Itch Relief,
Prickly heat Solution , Clear Complexion
13. DRUG GREEN COFFEE SEEDS
The name Coffee is derived from Caffa , Coffea arabica of
Oil, wax, caffeine, aromatic oil, tannic acid, caffetannic acid,
gum, sugar, protein
USES Rich In Anti-Oxidants
Helps Slowing Down The Appearance Of Signs Of Ageing
Helps Moisturize Skin
14. DRUG GRAPE SEEDS
SYNONYMS Vitis labrusca
It is extracted from grape seeds Vitis vinifera, Vitaceae
These are composed mainly of cellulose (30.3%), hemicelluloses
(21.0%), lignin (17.4%), tannins (15.9%) and proteins (6.1%).
USES Say Goodbye To Acne And Pimples
Minimizes Under-Eye Circles
Prevents Skin Aging