What is it?
Peach Flower, or Prunus persica, is a plant native to China and has been used in East Asia since ancient times. Traditional Chinese Medicine practices utilized these flowers to treat skin disorders. According to folk legend, ingesting them can bring you a fresh and rosy complexion. We now know that peach flower contains flavonoids and antioxidants, which help shield and protect your skin to look and feel its best.
How does it help skin?
Peach Flower has been studied to demonstrate high levels of free radical scavenging activity, while helps to reduce oxidation and protect the skin from the harmful effects against particulate matter (PM or particle pollution). Your skin is also shielded from UV-induced skin damage, keeping you revitalized and glowing.
Did you know?
A peach flower forest is the setting for a Chinese fable that ultimately reveals a utopian land where people live in harmony with nature.
Why did we choose it?
The peach tree is native to and was first domesticated in northwest China as early as 6000 BC. Peach flowers appear on the tree before any leaves sprout in the spring, making this tree a symbol of vitality. For centuries, people have used every part of the peach tree, from using the wood to ward off evil spirits to eating peach to "replace color with color" and help restore a healthy glow. Generations of study have proven that peach flower is as good for the skin as it is beautiful.
Where is it used?
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