The Garden of Naturalsolution is a leading company in the natural cosmetic ingredients market in Korea.
It specializes in the development and supply of an extensive range of natural ingredients for cosmetic
and food industries since 2004.
|Common name||Rugosa rose, Japanese rose, Ramanas rose|
|Seientific name||Rosa rugosa|
|INCI name||Rosa Rugosa Root Extract|
|Korean Cosmetic ingredient name||해당화뿌리추출물|
|Used part||Root /|
|Potential benefits in cosmetics||anti-aging / anti-inflammatory / anti-oxidant / skin brightening /|
|Known active compounds||rosamultin, euscaphic acid, arjunetin, β-sitosterol|
Rosa rugosa, called as rugosa rose, grows in coastal areas of East Asian countries such as Korea, China,and Japan. Because of the pleasant aroma, the flowers are used to flavor tea and cake, and in China, theyare used in making a refreshing cool summer drink. For medicinal purposes, the flower buds are used totreat diarrhea, bleeding, and liver depression in females. In Korea and Japan, R. rugosa is used in thetreatment of diabetes mellitus, arthritis, menstrual irregularity, diarrhea, and chronic inflammatory diseases.Different parts of R. rugosa have been reported to have different health benefits; the root is used foranti-diabetic, immunomodulatory, and anti-oxidation purposes; the stem and leaf are used for anti-oxidantand anti-tumor activity; and the flower is used for anti-hypertension. Scientifically, R. rugosa root isreported to have anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory, skin brightening, and anti-aging activities.
Due to the high amount of β-carotene and γ-tocopherol, R. rugosa is regarded as a good vitamin source.The reported constituents isolated from the roots are β-sitosterol, campesterol, quercetin, β-sitosteryl3-o-β-D glucopyranoside, kaji-ichigoside F1, rosamultin, and arjunetin(+)-catechin.