Perfect for: Remineralising and strengthening hair and nails
Botanical name: Bambusa vulgaris
Botanical family: Poaceae
Part of the plant used: Young shoot
Active substances: Silica
Origin: India, China, Japan
The virtues of bamboo are regenerating, remineralizing and soothing thanks to the vegetable silica it contains. Silica is an essential trace element present in the body , and is notably a natural constituent of hair. In external use, it is used for skin problems (acne skin) and for dry skin. The benefits of bamboo on nails and hair are also recognized: it helps growth and strengthens the hair fiber as well as fragile nails.
This plant from Asia belongs to the Poaceae family. It has been used for millennia to treat rheumatism, strengthen bones, but also help in the regeneration of cartilage and tissues.
To be found in : The Hair