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Boerhavia Diffusa Root Extract

Our database includes 50 products that contain Boerhavia Diffusa Root Extract.

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Reduces Irritation


Boerhavia Diffusa Root Extract comes from the Boerhavia Diffusa tree, or more commonly known as punarnava, red spiderling, spreading hogweed, or tarvine.

This tree is native to India and commonly used in ayurvedic medicine.

Studies show this extract helps soothe and hydrate skin. This root contains many amino acids that help moisturize skin, such as arginine and glycine.

Boerhavia Diffusa Root Extract also contains antioxidants, antioxidants help fight free-radicals. Free-radicals are molecules that may damage your skin cells.

Also known as: Punarnava

Boerhavia Diffusa Root Extract is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 0.1% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Skin Protecting

Where it's used

Boerhavia Diffusa Root Extract is most often found as ingredient number 15 within an ingredient list.

These are the categories of products that use Boerhavia Diffusa Root Extract the most:

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 82759
  • EC #:  -
  • All Functions: Skin Protecting
What is CosIng?

CosIng is the European Commission database for information on cosmetic substances and ingredients.

SkinSort uses CosIng to source some of it's data on ingredient names and functions.