ACTISMART™ spikenard

The potential for brighter-looking skin surfaces

Botanical extract that helps reduce melanin levels in melanocytes and targets the paracrine communication for a reduction in melanogenesis, all contributing to a brighter skin complexion.


Brings the benefits of an elusive ancient remedy to light

Its scientific name is Nardostachys jatamansi and it grows on the highest cliffs of the Himalayas, kilometers above sea level and away from human settlements.

Its roots have been valued to improve skin radiance and glow.

In vitro efficacy

  • Paracrine regulation of the function of melanocytes for a brighter skin
  • Direct action in melanocytes, reducing the presence of pigment


Cosmetic applications

Skin care formulations aiming to provide a brightening effect to improve the skin complexion


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