People who frequently use skincare products should not be unfamiliar with perilla leaf extract, such as COSME DECORTE, Sekkisei, Dr Jart+,has its presence in these skincare products. In fact, perilla leaf extract has many other benefits.Today, I will give you a specific introduction to perilla leaf extract.

What is Perilla leaf extract?

Perilla leaf extract is an active ingredient extracted from perilla plants, mainly containing substances such as perilla alcohol, rosmarinic acid, and triterpenoid sterols. Perilla leaves are a perennial herbaceous plant commonly used for pickling food, with effects such as clearing heat and detoxification, reducing swelling and pain, and antiviral effects.

A detailed introduction to the efficacy, effects, and uses of perilla leaf extract:

  1. Antioxidant effect: Flavonoids in perilla leaf extract have strong antioxidant activity, which can neutralize free radicals in the body, reduce the damage of oxidative stress to cells and tissues, and prevent the occurrence of diseases such as cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, cancer, etc.
  1. Anti inflammatory effect: The volatile oil components in the extract of perilla leaves have significant anti-inflammatory effects, which can inhibit the occurrence and development of inflammatory reactions, reduce pain and discomfort caused by inflammation, and are suitable for the treatment of diseases such as cold, asthma, and rhinitis.
  1. Antibacterial activity: Perilla leaf extract has certain inhibitory effects on various bacteria, fungi, and viruses, especially against common pathogenic bacteria such as Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli.
  1. Sedative and sedative effects: The volatile oil components in Perilla leaf extract  can regulate the function of the nervous system, have sedative and sedative effects, and help alleviate neurological related diseases such as anxiety and insomnia.
  1. Promoting digestion: The organic acid components in Perilla leaf extract can promote gastric juice secretion, increase appetite, and have an inhibitory effect on gastric acid, which can alleviate digestive system diseases such as stomach pain and gastroesophageal reflux.
  1. Improving liver function: The volatile oil components in perilla leaf extract can promote the recovery of liver metabolic function, enhance detoxification ability, and have a protective effect on diseases such as hepatitis and cirrhosis.
  1. Anti allergic effect: Flavonoids in perilla leaf extract can inhibit allergic reactions and alleviate allergic symptoms, such as allergic rhinitis and skin allergies.
  1. Beauty and maintenance: The polysaccharide components in perilla leaf extract have moisturizing and anti wrinkle effects, which can be used in skincare products to help improve skin quality, promote cell regeneration, and reduce wrinkles and pigmentation.

Perilla leaf extract can be applied to many products, such as pharmaceuticals, health products, cosmetics, etc. In terms of medicine, perilla leaf extract can be used as a raw material for traditional Chinese medicine or prescription drugs, for the treatment of colds, asthma, digestive system diseases, etc. In terms of health products, perilla leaf extract can be used as a natural health ingredient to regulate the immune system, improve sleep quality, and enhance physical strength. In terms of cosmetics, perilla leaf extract can be used in skincare products, shampoo and other products, for beauty and maintenance, anti wrinkle and anti-aging.