Tag: plants

Physalis peruviana as an antioxidant

Considering that every other part of this plant besides fruit bears toxicity due to solanines and other solanine alkaloids, the fruits are the only part safe for consumption. Physalis peruviana achieves its medicinal merit through the antioxidant capacity of polyphenols found in the fruit.

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Chlorophyll and acne treatment: more than a TikTok trend?

Nowadays, the health, cleanliness and beauty of the face are the basis for designing new dermocosmetic products. Although they are very popular and better ones are discovered better every day, gels, serums, lotions and creams are not the only method to achieve optimal shine. Face masks made of olive oil, honey or eggs have also become obsolete techniques while the new product to take the spotlight, thanks to the TikTok application, is chlorophyll.

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