Everlasting (Helichrysum Italicum) – Immortelle
It is not a surprise this little magic flower gained more attention on leading beauty brands' shelves. Already the name of this yellow pretty flower is mystic. This name is expressing the strength of this ‘fragile’ plant. Immortelle – something that lasts, stays alive.
It has been used for medical purposes for thousands of years in the Mediterranean region. Recent years more studies have been made proving the amazing benefits of Helichrysum italicum essential oil. It showed antioxidant, antibacterial, antifungal and anti-inflammatory properties. It operates as a natural antibiotic.
Among the many amazing benefits the one we can use every day is its soothing and healing power for the skin. It can also reduce signs of aging on the skin and it can also block UV-light damage. It can also treat allergies, acne on the skin.
It helps preventing cold and coughs and can help healing wounds and reduce skin inflammation and can reduce inflammation in muscles and joints.