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Ginkgo stimulates collagen and helps fight against skin aging and wrinkles, has a very interesting circulatory action by promoting better skin micro-circulation and also allows the skin to keep a brighter complexion. Latin name: Gingko biloba Family: Gingkoaceae The part of the plant used: leaves Its appearance: greenish Packaging: Canada For well-being and health Anti-inflammatory, highly antioxidant, nourishing, protective Its indications Reduce the symptoms of Raynaud, vitiligo, rosacea Cosmetics Cream, massage oil, lotion, mask, anti-aging serum How to use Dosage: Up to 100% Solubility: Insoluble in water, insoluble in oil. How to make your macerate for your cosmetics: The oily macerate Place the quantity of gingko leaves you want in a Mason-type jar and cover with a vegetable oil of your choice. Close the jar and leave to macerate in the dark for at least 12 weeks, shaking occasionally. Filter using a coffee filter or cheesecloth and collect the liquid which you can then keep in a previously disinfected airtight container, such as a 500 ml amber glass bottle. Then use in the oily phase of your preparations. This product is stable and can be stored for several months away from light and heat. Storage Store in an airtight container and close the lid tightly after each use. Store in a cool, dry place away from moisture and light. Can be stored for up to 2 years in optimal conditions when dried, 24 hours in infusion/decoction, 6 to 7 years in oil if the plants are dried beforehand, while fresh plants in oil have a shelf life shorter life, 1 to 2 years. Mother tinctures in alcohol can be kept for 7 to 10 years and medicinal vinegars for 5 to 7 years if the acetic acid level is 8% or 9%, but between 6 months and 3 years if the acetic acid level is only 5%. Maceration in glycerin can be kept for 1 to 2 years. Precautions Keep out of the reach of children Respect the recommended dosages External use only Not recommended for pregnant women and breastfeeding women Not recommended for people suffering from epilepsy, hemophilia, people on anticoagulant treatments or taking medications that affect on platelet aggregation I recommend that you consult with a qualified healthcare practitioner before using any herbal products, especially if you are pregnant, nursing, or taking any medication.

Gingko biloba | Organic

SKU: H0059
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