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CAS 517-89-5 Lithospermum Erythrorhizon Root Extract Shikonin Natural Herb Extraxt

Minimum Order Quantity : 25KG Packaging Details : Sample:1kg/bag with Polyethylene bag. Orders: Professional Drum with Net Weight 25kg
Delivery Time : 7-15 days Payment Terms : L/C, T/T, Western Union
Supply Ability : 1000kg per month
Place of Origin: CHINA Brand Name: HONGDA
Certification: ISO22000/KOSHER/HALAL/BRC/SC/ORGANIC Model Number: HD-020

Detail Information

Grade: Food Grade Packaging: Drum
Form: Powder Type: Herb Extract
Part: Root Appearance: Dark Brown Powder
Product Name: Lithospermum Erythrorhizon Root Extract Test Method: TLC
Application: Health-care Products, Food Supplement,Cosmetics Field,Pharmaceutical Field Specification: 10:1
Shelf Life: 2 Years Color: Dark Brown
Latin Name: Lithospermum Erythrorhizo Active Ingredient: Shikonin
Function: Anti-tumor,anti-inflammatory,
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Product Description

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Product name:Lithospermum Erythrorhizon Root Extract
Latin name: Lithospermum Erythrorhizon
Part Used:Root
Color:Dark Brown Fine Powder
Particle Size:100% pass 80 mesh
Loss on drying:≤5.00%
Acid insoluble Ash:≤5.0%
Heavy metals(as Pb):≤10ppm
Arsenic (As):≤2ppm
Residual Pesticide:Negative
Total microbacterial count:NMT10000cfu/g
Total Yeast & Mold:NMT1000cfu/g

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Lithospermum erythrorhizon, which is also known as red gromwell, purple gromwell, and redroot lithospermum, belongs to Boraginaceae family. The dried root of Lithospermum erythrorhizon is of great medicinal value and used in Chinese medicine for its antiviral, anti-inflammatory, wound healing and blood invigorating properties. Its root extract is liposoluble in nature and has a pink/red colourant which does not stain the skin. The natural red/pink colour of the extract is photostable and heat-stable hence widely used in lip care products, baby care products and skin care ointments.
Lithospermum Erythrorhizon root extract is well known and one of the most reviewed ingredients. Top regulatory bodies like CIR (Cosmetic Ingredient Review thoroughly investigates the safety of ingredients used in cosmetics) and EWG (Environmental Working Group Skin Deep is a cosmetic database for ensuring the safety of ingredients being used in personal care products) along with popular skincare brand Paula's Choice have rated it safe for use in cosmetics, personal care products.


This valuable root extract has the following benefits:

  • Promotes skin hydration: It decreases the trans-epidermal water loss and locks in moisture, thus retaining skin hydration for a longer time.
  • Provides antioxidant protection: It is rich in antioxidants that fight free radicals and protect the skin from early signs of ageing.
  • Possesses anti-inflammatory property: It soothes, relaxes, rebalances sensitive, inflamed skin and is effective in treating dry skin conditions like eczema.
  • Controls acne: It controls excess of oil production and its antimicrobial property is effective in treating acne.
  • Improves blood circulation: It boosts blood circulation, keeping your skin well-nourished.
  • Exhibits healing property: It is effective in treating minor wounds and burns by accelerating the repairing and healing activity of the cells.

Thus, this ingredient is widely used in personal care products.


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Shikonin is mainly effective in the heart, liver and blood. Its sweet and cold properties clear away heat and moisturize dryness. The effects of the herb include removing blood˜heat, promoting blood circulation, and loosening the bowel. Gromwell root extract shikonin is used for the syndromes eruption, measles with subcutaneous dark purple rashes, swollen throat, and suppurative infections on body surface, particularly for the patients who are complicated by constipation.
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1.Lithospermum Erythrorhizon root extract shikonin with the function of anti-tumor effects;

2.Lithospermum Erythrorhizon root extract shikonin acts the main role of the cardiovascular system;

3.Lithospermum Erythrorhizon root extract shikonin with acne and anti-inflammatory cosmetic effects;

4.Lithospermum Erythrorhizon root extract shikonin is mainly used for hepatitis, dermatitis and baby, women vaginitis, cervicitis, and other drugs.





1.Applied in food field,gromwell root extract is mainly used as the raw material ;
2.Applied in cosmetic field,gromwell root extract will keep skin speckleless and wrinkleless;
3.Applied in pharmaceutical field,gromwell root extract used to promoting blood circulation and regulating breathing.

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