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||Asarum, Wild ginger, Asiasari|
|Seientific name||Asarum sieboldii|
|INCI name||Asarum Sieboldi Root Extract|
|Korean Cosmetic ingredient name||세신추출물|
|Used part||Root /|
|Potential benefits in cosmetics||anti-inflammatory / skin brightening / anti-allergic / hair care /|
|Known active compounds||methyleugenol, elemicin, kakuol|
Asarum sieboldii is a perennial plant originating and still growing in East Asia. A. sieboldii is identified byits characteristic kidney-shaped leaf and small red flowers which grow in the axis of the leaf bases. InKorea, it is called the ‘Korean Bridal Crown’ plant due to the resemblance of the leaf to the distinctiveheadpiece worn by Korean brides on their wedding day. The plant is also called wild ginger becausethe rhizomes taste and smell like ginger. The root of A. sieboldii has been used as a traditional herbalmedicine to treat headaches, colds, asthma, and allergies. Recent scientific research indicated that theroots of A. sieboldii were effective anti-inflammatory agents and in inhibiting the synthesis of melanin.Korean research has shown that extract of A. sieboldii root has a positive effect in stimulating hairgrowth.