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.
|Scientific name||Pyrus malus|
|INCI name||Pyrus Malus (Apple) Fruit Extract|
|Korean Cosmetic ingredient name||사과추출물|
|Used part||Fruit /|
|Potential benefits in cosmetics||anti-oxidant / skin brightening / immunomodulatory /|
|Known active compounds||vitamins, amino acids, catechins, quercetin, flavanols, procyanidins|
Pyrus malus is a synonym of Malus domestica. P. malus, commonly known as the apple tree, is a deciduous tree cultivated worldwide for its sweet fruits. Originating in Central Asia, it has been grown in Asia and Europe for thousands of years, and now it is distributed in all over the world. Apples have symbolic and mythological significance in many cultures, they have been found in ancient Norse burial site and they are spoken of in Greek mythology as growing on the “Tree of Life.” Apples are usually eaten raw in Asian countries, where as in western countries they are cooked in pies, cakes, and jellies and used for making cider. There over 7,500 different cultivar of apple and it is one of the world’s favorite fruits.
There are numerous studies showing that apples are good for human health. Because of the essential nutrients and various phytochemicals found in apples, they are considered to be part of a healthy diet. Apples are also reported to protect the cells from oxidative damage and DNA damage in epithelial and human colon cell lines.