Product Name: Birch Extract
Latin Name: Betula spp.
Used Part: Bark
Specification: 98% Betulin HPLC
Appearance: White Powder
The Application of Birch bark extract:
Birch bark has been shown to act as a laxative and diuretic, and
many consume it orally to treat their gout, rheumatism and kidney
stones. In fact, one of the plant’s chemical components, Betulinic
Acid, is currently being tested as a promising cancer treatment.
The water soluble form of the acid inhibited the growth of human
prostate cancer cells by nearly 96%, according to a Weill Cornell
research team. Some researchers believe that it has the ability to
destroy tumor cells and slow the growth of both HIV and melanoma.
With regards to skincare, it’s often administered as a natural
medicinal treatment because it helps facilitate the excretion of
fluids and promote metabolic activity. Its anti-inflammatory and
skin soothing abilities are often used to treat eczema, psoriasis
and warts. Since it conatins vitamins B1, B2, A, C and E, it is
also believed to work as an antioxidant. Most people use it in one
of four ways: As an infusion, decoction, extract or tincture.
Package: Double plastic bag of foodstuff inside, cardboard drum
outside or at customer’s request.