INCI: Spilanthes Acmella Extract, Maltodextrin
Dosage: 0.5 - 2.0%
The paracress powder contains the extract of the Jambú leaves. The liquid extract is stored in a gentle
cold-vacuum process and applied to a vegetable, GMO-free carrier material (maltodextrin).
The herbaceous plant is mainly cultivated in northern Brazil.
According to studies, an aqueous extract of paracress is able to block muscle contractions in the face and thus counteract facial wrinkles caused by facial expressions. The actual amounts of spilanthol present in the total extract of paracress powder should be very low. No analytical determination
Studies have also shown that Spilanthes Acmella Extract has antioxidant, vasodilatory and antimicrobial effects.