Marshmallow Root Extract
What is Marshmallow Root Extract (Althaea officinalis)?
Marshmallow root extract (Althaea officinalis) is taken from a perennial herb known as the "marshmallow plant" that is native to Europe, Africa, and Asia. The fluffy confection, marshmallow, gets its name from the marshmallow plant, because confectionery marshmallows used to be made from marshmallow root. Marshmallow root has been used for centuries for its many health benefits.
Marshmallow Root Extract (Althaea officinalis) Benefits †
Marshmallow root extract (Althaea officinalis) may support healthy skin, aid digestion, promote heart health, and support the lungs. Marshmallow root is rich in antioxidants, contains flavonoids, and may also have anti-inflammatory properties.
- Promotes healthy skin
- Relieves Constipation
- Aids digestion
- Supports the heart
- Helps support the lungs
- Rich in antioxidants
- Contains flavonoids
- Used in Cleansing
- Natural anti-inflammatory properties