Gotu kola, also known as Centella Asiatica, Asiatic pennywort, Tiger grass, Antanan gede, is a herbaceous, frost-tender perennial herb belonging to flowering Umbelliferae family. it likes grows on wet grass or near gutters withing warm and humid environment. it is widely distributed in Shaanxi, Jiangsu, Anhui, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Hunan, Hubei, Fujian, Taiwan, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Sichuan and Yunnan provinces in China, and other regions in Asia.
Centella asiatica has been used in traditional Chinese medicine(TCM) for more than 1000 years. In TCM, it is bitter, acrid and cold in property, and distribute to lung, spleen and kidney. It helps to clear heat and dampness, detoxifying and detumescence and promoting blood circulation. Besides it often used externally to remove scars and promote wound healing in Chinese medicine.
The active ingredients of Centella Asiatica have been extracted since 1948, and the constituents are a series of triterpenoids that contain asiaticoside, madecassoside, asiatic acid. In addition, Centella asiatica contains polyphenols and flavonoids. Because of these constituents in centella asiatica, the effect of centella asiatica extract has been used in more and more situations. Such as skin remedy, skin Moisturing.
In the past years, Natural skincare has been more popular all over the world. More and more consumers refuse to use products containing large amounts of artificial chemicals, and natural herb extracts have become the top priority of consumers’ attention. For Gotu kola extracts strong skincare effect, it had to get a nickname Cica in cosmetic, and becoming the favorite ingredients of cosmetics brands.
LuckHerb have developed and produced Centella Asiatica extract for more than 8 years, and our factory located in GuangXi and annual production can reach 800kg. Welcome to contact us for consulting and wholesaling Gotu kola extracts. Our main production include Gotu Kola Extract Madecassoside, Gotu Kola Extract Madecassic acid, Gotu Kola Extract Asiaticoside, Titrated extract from Centella asiatica (TECA) 95%, Gotu Kola Extract Triterpenes.