You Are Here:  HomeBotanical Extracts -  Centella Asiatica Extract

Centella Asiatica Extract




Price: $3.75

QTY
Add to cart
Add to wish list
Centella Asiatica Extract
Click image to view enlarged

Centella Asiatica Extract
CAS No. 57-55-6; 7732-18-5, 84696-21-9

Centella Asiatica (also known as gotu kola and Indian pennywort) is a perennial creeping plant which grows around the Indian ocean. Traditionally used in the management of dermatological conditions in its native area, it is used to support faster healing of small wounds, scratches and superficial burns, as well as an anti-inflammatory for eczema, minor itching and insect bites.

Its active constituents are pentacyclic triterpenoids which have regulating and activating functions, acting on the collagen present in many organs. In skin, the major components are collagens type I and II. Skin aging is related mainly to a decrease in type I collagen levels, which also plays a major role in wound healing. Studies have shown that the main constituents of Centella asiatica (Asiatic acid, madecassic acid, and asiaticoside) increase collagen synthesis. In addition to stimulating the synthesis of collagen, it also improves tensile strength of the skin.

This is a cosmetic raw material and is meant for external use only in cosmetic formulations.  As with all of our materials, it should not be taken internally.

Typical Usage Rate: 1 - 5%
Appearance: Pale brown transparent liquid with characteristic odor
Solubility: Soluble in water
pH: 5.4
Preserved with: Sodium Benzoate and Potasisum Sorbate
Storage: Protected from direct light and humidity at a temperature of 50°-77°F (10°-25°C)
Shelf life: 36 months, properly stored, in sealed vessel.


INCI: Glycerin  (and) Water (and) Hydrocotyl (Centella Asiatica) Extract

This product should be added to a formulation at the recommended usage rate.

Disclaimer
Statements contained herein have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat and cure or prevent disease. Always consult with your professional skin care provider.

Here you will find Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and Technical Data Sheets. The files are in PDF format. To access a file, click on the relevant button or the file name. For your convenience, it will open up in a new browser window.

Please note: You must have Acrobat Reader to view the files listed here. If necessary, the Acrobat Reader link will directed you to a page where it can be downloaded.

Technical Data

 
Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS)

Centella Asiatica Extract MSDS

 

Your name: *
Your e-mail: *
Recipient's e-mail: *

Send to friend

News
12-18-2014
Lotioncrafter will be closed on Wednesday, December 24th through Friday, December 26th. We will be closed again on Wednesday, December 31st through Friday, January 2nd for the holidays. We will be shipping orders Monday and Tuesday of each holiday week. Due to the shortened shipping schedule, please expect a longer shipment turnaround time than our usual 1 day. We'll work to ship your order as quickly as possible, as always! Thank you for your patronage during this past year. We look forward to serving you in 2015!

Previous news

Sign-up for our newsletter

Our Customers Say...
Hey Jen, love the new look! However, my "Wish List" is growing! I recommend Lotioncrafter without reservation -- quick delivery, good service, excellent products -- a supplier I trust to deliver the highest quality.

Cee aka Zany in CO
Cee aka Zany in CO

I placed my order on Monday, July 12th and received the order on Wednesday, July 14th. I was really pleased with the quick arrival, the care that each item was packed with and the very nice and useful items Jenny sent with my order as a thank you.

So many thanks for your efficiency, kindness, and great products,
NS
NS

I'm exploring making lotions, creams, & balms to add to my line of CP soaps. Lotioncrafter is the best! Nice selection of ingredients and tools, very good prices, smaller quantities available for my test batches, excellent service. And love the customer reward points too!
Eileen

I absolutely LOVE the customer service and QUICK turnaround this company provides. The products are top-notch, and the prices are excellent. I can't say enough good things about Lotioncrafter!
Robyn Gerard

We had a small problem with our recent order and called customer support today. They apologized profusely for the issue and said they would call back with a resolution. They called back quickly with an excellent resolution. I absolutely couldn\'t be more happy with them. If they carry what I need I will NEVER buy it from anyone else. I am sold on LotionCrafter!
Vicky Anglin(http://www.simplegoodssoap.com)

View All Testimonials
Write Your Own Testimonial



Copyright © 2002-2015 Lotioncrafter® LLC. All Rights Reserved. 48 Hope Lane, Eastsound, WA 98245 Tel: 360-376-8008 Fax: 360-376-1409
Policies | Site Map | E-Commerce Design by Ryan Design Studio

HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.