Epilobium angustifolium extract

Extract derived from a plant commonly known as fireweed or willow herb. It is known to have soothing and antioxidant effects on skin.

References for this information:

Phytotherapy Research, July 2018, pages 1,220-1,240; and August 2016, pages 1,287-1,297
Journal of Ethnopharmacology, October 2014, pages 316-346
Phytomedicine, May 2011, pages 557–560
Journal of Plant Ecology, September 2008, pages 149-159
Journal of Agricultural Food Chemistry, October 1999, pages 3,954–3,962

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