If you haven't started using Centella Asiatica Extract in your beauty routine yet, your skin is going to thank you for reading this ingredients analysis. We're putting the spotlight on this natural, effective and sought-after ingredient and helping millions of people to banish spots and pimples.
The Little Herb with Huge Skincare Benefits
Grown in the warm, clear waters around Madagascar in the Indian Ocean, this vibrant, green plant is famous for its amazing healing properties. A lot of products containing Centella are known for their cicatrizing (healing) powers and you'll often see the prefix "cica" on products that contain this extract.
Centella Asiatica Extract is worshipped and used by millions of people from all walks of life all around the world. In Korea, it's named 병풀. This translates to 'a plant that heals diseases.' In Chinese medicine, it's called gotu kola and is used to boost collagen and reduce inflammation. In India, it's been at the center of Ayurvedic medicine for thousands of years and is used to treat infected wounds, eczema, psoriasis, and other skin conditions. Is it any wonder that this skincare hero is in such high demand?
Centella offers a wealth of skincare benefits, including:
- Excellent anti-aging benefits: Centella slows down the visible signs of aging by promoting blood circulation, removing edema and enhancing skin elasticity by promoting the synthesis of collagen.
- Improved pigmentation: This extract balances the production of melanin, reducing freckles and pigmentation and soothing reddened skin. It also improves hydration and restores balance to the skin's natural oils.
- Anti-inflammatory sedation: If you suffer from inflamed or troubled skin, Centella Asiatica has excellent wound-healing properties, helping to calm and soothe the skin. It's particularly effective for sensitive and acne-prone skin, suppressing the inflammation and redness caused by acne and improving the appearance of acne scars.
Is Centella Asiatica Extract Right For My Skin?
If you suffer from sensitive or troubled skin, you already know to be wary of certain ingredients in case of flare-ups, redness or inflammation. Perhaps you avoid skincare products completely because you're worried about aggravating your skin, or maybe you've spent a lot of money trying products that never deliver on their promises.
The great news for your skin is that Centella Asiatica offers calming benefits, encourages the production of collagen and also acts as an antioxidant. It means you can apply this miracle ingredient with confidence and experience all of the benefits it has to offer. It can also be used to reduce scars, fade stretch marks and leaves skin looking clearer.
How Can I Experience the Benefits of Centella Asiatica Extract?
As you can see, Centella Asiatica Extract can be used for so many skincare concerns and has a strong following all over the world. Whether you want to discover its anti-aging benefits, soothe and calm troubled and sore skin or improve pigmentation, Centella could be the one ingredient that has been missing from your skincare routine. And when it comes to choosing the right products for your skin, Some By Mi has the answer. Some By Mi has developed its exclusive ingredient called Truecica™ using a Centella Asiatica Extract to quickly and reliably calm skin troubles. Truecica™ contains a Centella Asiatica Extract, Centella Powder Extract, Tea tree Leaf Water, and a mugwort extract that are effective for skin soothing.
Read on to discover how to include Centella Asiatica Extract in your daily skincare regime and experience its many benefits for yourself.
Introducing Some By Mi's Range of Centella-Rich Products
At Some By Mi, we choose only the most effective ingredients in our products. Ingredients that have their origins deeply rooted in nature and which have been proven to deliver visible results. Centella Asiatica Extract plays an important role in our Snail Trucica and Miracle Line ranges, helping to soothe the skin, smooth fine lines and reduce inflammation.
Miracle Line - Restore Skin's Natural Beauty
Some By Mi's Miracle Line has been formulated with Centella Asiatica Extract, AHA-BHA-PHA and Tea Tree Extract to create a range of products designed for sensitive and troubled skin. This is a complete facial care package that delivers on its promises and which features a product for every stage of your beauty routine.
Miracle Toner is the best-selling product in the range and is packed with gentle exfoliating agents, tea tree water and papaya extract. If you suffer from excess oil, this toner will get deep into the pores and clear sebum without causing irritation. The skin looks clearer and is left cooled and hydrated. Miracle Cream nourishes damaged skin and Miracle Serum provides a soothing salve to inflamed and irritated skin. The amount of Centella Asiatica Extract in each product differs to ensure the right amount is used at every stage of your skincare routine.
Snail Truecica™ - Calm, Strengthen and Rejuvenate
Skin troubles can have many different guises and can strike at any age. From teenage acne to hormonal pimples that appear in our 20s, 30s, 40s and beyond, sometimes a little help is needed from a surprising source. Some By Mi's Snail Truecica™ range contains self-sustaining black snail mucins that strengthen the skin barrier and reduce blemishes to reveal the skin's inner glow and radiance. Our Truecica™ range also contains Centella Asiatica Extract to reduce inflammation, smooth and rejuvenate the skin and leave it feeling calm and soothed.
Super Miracle Spot All-Kill Cream - Banish Spots and Pimples Fast
When you first see a spot or pimple appearing, it's time to take action with our Super Miracle Spot All-Kill Cream. Formulated using a combination of Truecica™ and Centella Asiatica Extract, this super-effective spot banisher stops spots in their tracks and leaves the skin calmer. Its mild formulation means it won't further aggravate troubled skin and will quickly and gently restore balance to the complexion.
Banish the Blemishes with Some By Mi
When your skin is crying out for help after yet another spot or pimple has broken out, you need skincare products that deliver results without causing increased sensitivity. Containing high concentrations of Centella Asiatica, Some By Mi products have the skin healing, soothing and restorative benefits troublesome skin needs to repair itself. Discover the healing power of Centella Asiatica for yourself with Some By Mi's collections.