INCI: Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract
Extraction: Gingko or the forty shields tree is a unique tree in the world because it has no living relatives. The Gingko Biloba species is one of the best living fossil examples. Its extract is obtained from the leaves which are very rich in flavonoids. It has been used for millenniums in Chinese traditional medicine in order to stimulate central and peripheral blood flow.
Benefits: Its high concentration of flavonoids and terpenes makes it an especially interesting ingredient to reduce skin inflammation and fight oxidative stress produced by free radicals.