Mugwort is rich in vitamin E and used as a “tonic” to boost energy. Although mugwort is slowly gaining its popularity in the U.S market in the recent years, it has been used for centuries in Korean herbal medicine for its healing powers. It protects the skin barrier. Those suffering from acne and/or sensitive skin can benefit from its anti-inflammatory and soothing properties.
Persimmons are a great source of antioxidants and are packed with Vitamin C, which is important for a healthy immune system. Consuming antioxidant-rich foods like persimmons help fight oxidative stress and may decrease the risk of certain chronic diseases while reducing inflammation and protecting the skin. When applied topically, it helps reduce physical signs of aging.
Ginkgo Biloba, Maidenhair Tree
Commonly found in China, for thousands of years, Ginkgo has produced natural healing properties, the most notable being the bacteria fighting abilities that prevent acne and other skin conditions. The superpowers of the ginkgo tree span from antioxidant protection, skin-soothing effects, increased skin-hydration, and significant anti-aging defense.