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Ginseng

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  1. A slow-growing perennial herb with a fleshy root, containing saponins, mucin, and vitamin B, that helps diminish wrinkles and aid dry skin. Historically known as the cure-all for many ailments, ginseng is thought to normalize body functions, boost the immune system and energy levels, and lower blood sugar.

    Ginseng aids in diminishing wrinkles and helps dry skin. It is said to aid in increasing skin elasticity, and helps in rejuvenating, oxygenating, and stimulating the skin. Historically known as the cure-all for many ailments, ginseng is thought to balance and normalize body functions, boost the immune system and energy levels, and lower blood sugar. You’ll find it in facial products, lotions and creams, and hair care products. Its extract can also be found in teas, energy supplement pills, and herbal apsules.


Added to the Nail Glossary on November 14, 2016

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