Cinnamomicortex (cinnamon), formerly known as fungus cinnamon, peony cinnamon, is the dried bark of the evergreen tree plant cinnamon (cittrlalllolltumcassiapresl) of camphor family, has a long history of medicinal use. It is mostly peeled in autumn and dried in the shade.
Properties The product is grooved or rolled, 30-40cm long, 3-10cm wide or diameter, 0.2-0.8cm thick. outer surface gray-brown, slightly rough, with irregular fine wrinkles and transversely raised lenticels, some visible gray-white spots; inner surface reddish brown, slightly flat, with fine longitudinal lines, scratched to show oil marks. The texture is hard and brittle, easy to break, the section is not flat, the outer layer is brown and rough, the inner layer is red-brown and oily, there is a yellow-brown line between the two layers. Strong aroma, sweet and spicy taste.
Cinnamon polyphenol (CPS) is one of the main components of cinnamon, it is a natural plant extract that people extract from the spice cinnamon, it is mostly dark brown powder-like substance, the chemical components that have been identified as a result are mainly flavonoids and their polymorphic compounds, including catechin, epigallocatechin, cinnamon polyphenol A2, A3, A4, methylhydroxychalcone, epigallocatechin gallate ( EGCG), A-type proanthocyanidins, B-type proanthocyanidins (haploid, dimer, trimer, multimer), condensed tannins, ferulic acid, etc.
Cinnamon extract has many roles in skin care
Cinnamon polyphenols can not only clean up the free radicals in the body, but also maintain the stability of human endocrine, and can inhibit the generation of lipofuscin in the body, this substance is the composition of the class of skin surface pigmentation important substances, its number is reduced after the human skin pigmentation chances will be significantly reduced, and has appeared, pigmentation will also slowly fade, often take cinnamon polyphenols can play a particularly obvious whitening effect.
It can promote the synthesis of collagen in human body, accelerate skin cell regeneration, increase skin cell activity, and delay skin aging. People's skin surface acne acne and scars and other undesirable symptoms can also be treated with cinnamon polyphenols, when needed, it can be applied directly to the skin surface and moderate massage.
Cinnamon polyphenol also has a very obvious effect on the human immune system, and can enhance the human body's anti-allergic ability, it has a significant preventive and therapeutic effect on human allergic rhinitis, allergic asthma and allergic dermatitis and other diseases.