Horsetail is a primitive herb known to be working as a health and beauty aid. The herb gets its name from its appearance: it is a slim plant with a stalk that has the appearance of a horse’s tail. Horsetail is known to work on your body chemistry to promote good skin, strong nails and healthy hair. It is thought of as an “internal cosmetic,” enhancing beauty from the inside towards the out. Lets learn more about this natural beauty herb.
Interesting facts about horsetail
- It reproduces by its spores and not through its seeds.
- It is effective at absorbing unique minerals like silica, which is not seen in several other plants, from the soil.
- This plant cannot be harvested near feedlots or agricultural drainage areas, or in areas of industrial pollution because they absorb pollutants too.
Horsetail for hair
Horsetail stems are imbued with ample silica and silicic acids; in fact, it contains the most silica known in the plant kingdom. Silica is known to bind protein molecules to many tissues in the body. It helps strengthen weak, brittle, damaged hair, giving it vitality and shine. Horsetail promotes blood circulation, which stimulates hair follicles, which in turn promotes hair growth and reduces dandruff possibility.
Horsetail for skin
The bactericide, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and antioxidant agents in horsetail work in content to reduce acne and skin impurities. The silica found in horsetail forms collagen, a protein found in the skin, which is significant for the growth and maintenance of healthy connective tissues throughout the body. The saponins and flavonoids in Horsetail help in skin regeneration and improve the elasticity of skin.
Horsetail for nail
Horsetail is high in zinc and other minerals that work intensively over white spots on the nails. It helps repair weak and brittle fingernails.
Horsetail Extract in MWH Smart Women Hair, Skin & Nails
Knowing that through progressive ageing and hormonal imbalance there can be a decrease the level of vital nutrients, which can lead to rough, dry hair and brittle nails, MWH has thoughtfully formulated Smart Women Hair, Skin & Nails to give optimum nourishment to a woman’s beauty aspects. Due to its nutrient-brimmed composition, horsetail extract and other pivotal herbs are high in silica and zinc. MWH Smart Women Hair, Skin & Nails nurtures hair and nail cuticles, and brings a healthy shine onto them. It also gives elasticity and suppleness to the skin and makes it flawless by decreasing the skin-darkening pigment.