Kidney Vetch

kidney-vetch

Kidney Vetch

Anthyllis vulneraria
Type of Plant: Plant
Plant part used: Flower Heads
Countries of origin: Europe (from Iceland to the Mediterranean), Asia Minor up to Iran, North Africa, Ethiopia.

Why we Love it in Skincare:

The translation of ‘Vulneraria’ is wound healer.
Kidney Vetch is used in traditional medicine for the treatment of wounds and generally promotes the elimination processes of the body. Kidney Vetch is a plant that grows in a controlled and balanced manner. This property is transferred to the skin when used in skin care allowing skin become balanced & healthy which in returns leads to a slowing down of the aging process.

Posted on 23rd Jun, 2016 by Shiv Howell

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