Paeonia albiflora root extract is the extract from the root of the peony plant. With potent antioxidant properties, this plant was often used in Chinese medicine for its soothing and anti-inflammatory properties. For all its virtues and properties, the Peony is highly valued in cosmetics.
You will find that Peony Extract protects and illuminates the complexion due to its high content of tannins.
The major purpose of Paeonia as an ingredient in skin care products is to serve as a skin conditioning agent – those ingredients used to maintain the skin in good condition. This group includes substances associated with enhancing the appearance of dry or damaged skin. It also contains substances that adhere to the skin to reduce flaking and restore suppleness.
According to several studies, Paeonia albiflora root extract accelerates the wound healing process by decreasing the surface area of the wound. The root extract also showed remarkable wound healing activity, and it may help treating various types of wounds.