Can Centella Asiatica Quickly Cure PIE Acne Scars?
doctor, I will ask, I have reddish pimples all over my face, sometimes in hot temperatures the red acne scars are very clear. but if I am in an air-conditioned room with red acne scars, it will look more calm and brownish. Is Centela asiatica able to eliminate / fade PIE quickly? what are the side effects and how long will it take to heal? thanks.
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Centela Asiatica which is known as gotu kola leaf. Based on several studies this leaf has an active content in the form of containing saponins, flavonoids, phenolic acids, and terpenoids.
Where the following substances have several benefits viz.
1. Saponin has the effect of keeping water in the skin so that it can maintain skin's moisture better. The skin in moist conditions will be less at risk of dullness and wrinkles.
In addition, saponins also have the effect to reduce inflammation. So it will help to reduce inflammation one of which is in the skin.
2. Flavonoids and phenolic acids have uses as antioxidants. So that the role helps prevent free radicals that damage body cells.
3. Terpenoids have the benefit of increasing collagen production so that they can help wound healing.
Gotu kola leaf is included as an herbal. In the use of herbal substances need further research and on a human scale to see the definite effects in the human body. So that the use and benefits in general are still in the stage of further research.
Further information can be read in the following article.
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