Panax Ginseng Root Extract

Our database includes 731 products that contain Panax Ginseng Root Extract.

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Good for Dry Skin
Reduces Redness


Panax Ginseng Root is a popular herb from Asia. This root contains antioxidants, favonoids, and vitamins B12 and D.

Ginseng Root helps increase skin hydration, even out texture and tone, and helps improve wrinkles.

Ginseng root helps improve blood circulation and oxygen flow. This in turn helps nourish the skin and improve wrinkles. By speeding up circulation, ginseng root can also help drain fluids.

Ginseng root contains both Vitamin D and B12. Both of these vitamins help boost collagen production in your skin. Collagen gives you skin the appearance of looking plump and firm.

Ginseng Root can also aid in decreasing inflammation.

Studies also show ginseng may help with hyperpigmentation. Ginseng disrupts the production of tyrosinase, an enzyme that starts the process of skin darkening.

Historically, people in East Asia have used ginseng as both food and medicine.

Also known as: Black Ginseng Extract, Korean Ginseng, and Korean Red Ginseng

Panax Ginseng Root Extract is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 2.1% of the products in our database containing it.

What it does:

Emollient, Skin Protecting, Tonic

Community Stats

176 people from our community have liked or disliked this ingredient.

Users who like it 💖

Often have the following skin types:

Sensitive Combination

Usually have one or more of the following skin concerns:

Fine Lines • Sensitivity • Redness • Dryness

Where it's used

Panax Ginseng Root Extract is most often found as ingredient number 20 within an ingredient list.

Of the 4 products in our database that have a known concentration of Panax Ginseng Root Extract, we've seen concentrations from 1% to 62% specified within their ingredient lists.

These are the categories of products that use Panax Ginseng Root Extract the most:

CosIng Data

  • CosIng ID: 56922
  • EC #:  283-493-7
  • All Functions: Emollient, Hair Conditioning, Skin Protecting, Tonic
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