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Portulaca Oleracea Extract
Purslane extract is an extract of
the purslane plant (a succulent) that is known to have anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anti-aging, and hydrating benefits. It is packed with vitamins and fatty acids including various dietary minerals, omega-3, omega-6 fatty acids, and ascorbic acid. It is included in many anti-aging and calming creams because of the benefits it brings to the skin—it works by calming the skin, boosting healing properties, and neutralizing free-radical damage from environmental stressors. Purslane extract provides antioxidant benefits through vitamin C, vitamin E, glutathione, and beta-carotene. These antioxidants support skin cell regeneration, protect against free radical damage and help renew structural components of the skin. Because of the rich omega 3 fatty acids in portulaca oleracea, it helps hydrate the skin and promotes helps support the body’s cell division process which supports healthy cell turnover making it a hero in the anti-aging realm of skincare ingredients with many calling it the fountain of youth enzyme.