Dandelion is a plant of the Compositae family. It is a weed that can be seen everywhere. It has almost no requirements for the growth environment. It is widely distributed in our country.
It is a kind of medicinal and food-homologous substance with rich nutrition and excellent functions. Dandelion is rich in vitamins, minerals, and dietary fiber. It is an excellent source of vitamins A, C, and K. It also contains vitamin E, folic acid, and a small number of other B vitamins, as well as minerals such as iron, calcium, magnesium, and potassium. The roots of dandelion are rich in soluble fiber, which can support the growth and maintenance of healthy flora in the intestine. In addition, dandelion also contains high levels of antioxidant β-carotene, etc.
Pharmacological effects of dandelion root extract:
Dandelion root provides strong protection for the human body, prevents cell damage and oxidative stress, and is helpful for blood sugar and blood pressure management, immune regulation, liver health, weight loss, skin, and bone health.
The main application range of dandelion root extract:
1. Application in the field of food and health products
Dandelion root extract has the effects of clearing away heat, detoxifying, diuresis, and dissolving. It can be made into health-preserving tea. In addition, dandelion polyphenols can be used as natural food preservatives, which can inhibit the growth and reproduction of microorganisms, delay the process of oxidative deterioration, and prolong food preservation time.
2. Application in the field of cosmetics
Dandelion extract has a good skincare and beauty effect, and the anti-microbial ingredients contained are very effective for facial infections. It can also nourish the skin, prevent wrinkles, and delay aging. Many facial cleansers, toners, acne creams, shampoos, and children’s shower gels can be found on the market today.
3. Application in the field of feed
Dandelion root extract can help digestion, invigorate the spleen and stomach, etc. It can increase appetite and promote growth and is widely used in animal feed.
Riotto provides you with 5%-8% dandelion root extract. If your quantity is large that can also be customized to customer needs. Because it is a factory, the price is very competitive. Our factory can also provide product certificates and test reports. If you have any needs or questions, please feel free to email me at [email protected]