The Swiss based manufacturer of botanical active ingredients has introduced SantEnergy in the cosmetic market.

According to Mibelle Biochemistry, SantEnergy optimally protects the hair from internal and external damages, delays the aging of the hair follicle and increases the hair growth as well as the hair density. “The hair appears abundant and invigorated,” claims the company.

This polyphenol-rich extract is sustainably obtained by wild harvesting from the aerial parts of the Yerba Santa plant (Eriodictyon californicum). Known as “mountain balm” and “holy herb”, Yerba Santa is a member of the Borage family (Boraginaceae) and it is native to the Pacific Coast of North America, especially California.

SantEnergy is a polyphenol-rich extract obtained from the aerial parts of...

SantEnergy is a polyphenol-rich extract obtained from the aerial parts of the Yerba Santa plant

SantEnergy energizes hair follicles through a caffeine-like effect while protecting hair follicles from oxidative stress,” says Mibelle in a statement. “It delays the ageing of hair follicles and increases both hair growth and hair density.