Centella, a hero skin care ingredient…
Centella is a herb that has been utilised to heal topical and internal wounds for centuries.
This amazing skin care ingredient is known for its Anti-Ageing benefits as it has been proven to increase skin elasticity and firmness, reduce fine lines, moisturise and repair the skin. It even has anti-inflammatory effects.
Here is a summary of the top 15 skin benefits from the use of Centella according to over 60 peer-reviewed journal articles:
- Works as a powerful Anti-Ageing ingredient as it boosts the production of fibronectin, collagen type I and III, and stimulates fibroblast proliferation, for tighter, firmer skin and connective tissue
- Protects elastin and moisture retaining ingredients from breaking down, thereby protecting the skin’s elasticity, health and prolonging hydration
- Prevents hypertrophic scars and keloids
- Accelerates wound healing
- Prevents and treats fibrosis
- Repairs skin and blood vessels
- Improves the skin’s ability to retain moisture
- Protects from sun damage
- Treats hyperpigmentation
- Has anti-inflammatory properties
- Is a powerful antioxidant
- Treats fat tissue inflammation
- Stimulates lipolysis better than caffeine
- Prevents vitiligo by protecting melanin cells from oxidative damage
- Improves the skin's protective barrier function
LUIERE Anti-Ageing masks use Centella as one of their hero ingredients, working together with other hero ingredients to stimulate your collagen production, new cell growth and elasticity. The mask is free from harsh chemicals and other nasties, while providing notably visible results from just one use!