Centella asiatica

Rating:
Best
Categories:
Antibacterial/Anti-Acne
Extract of herb that may be listed on labels as asiatic acid, hydrocotyl, or gotu kola. It has antibacterial, anti-psoriatic, and wound-healing properties (Sources: International Journal of Lower Extremity Wounds, September 2006, pages 137–143; Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, May–June 2000, pages 227–234; Phytomedicine, May 2001, pages 230–235; and Contact Dermatitis, October 1993, pages 175–179).

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