Discovered in Brazil and named after the family name of the French explorer and admiral de Bougainville when he made his travel around the world (1766-1769), that climbing plant grows very quickly and spontaneously in South America.
Imported in several tropical areas, it shows a lot of assets to adapt itself to its environement: quite hardy, it grows in the northern hemisphere too and, thanks to its curved thorns, it knows how to develop on several supports, in the sun or in the shadow. First used as ornamental plant, it is little known for medicinal use, whereas many studies reveal several activities, against bacteria or lipids, anti-oxidant…
Because skin changes when we gain weight, it is necessary to balance its composition again.To get a skin firmer, finer, looking smoother.
Decreases the thickness of skin. Increases lipolysis. Makes drainage easier.
Contributes to restore the original suppleness of skin.
Contributes to densify the dermis. Helps to improve or restore the dermis functions, skin resistance. Limits skin sagging and slackening.
• INCI name of cells: Bougainvillea spectabilis leaf cell extract
• Form: Cells in powder (100%)
• Aspect: Beige powder
• Concentration: Starting at 0.1%
• Dispersible in any formulation
by increasing the synthesis of fibers, proteoglycans, collagens and elastin, fibers that create supporting tissues and their network that supports all skin.
it boosts the lipolysis by improving the burst of triglycerides stocked by adipocytes and by stopping the fixation of two molecules on their receptors, because that fixation limits lipolysis. Yet the over-stocking of lipides can induce alterations of adipocytes, like inflammation.
Thanks to those actions, skin gets back a balanced composition and can better fulfill its essential functions, like protecting and regulating body temperature.
AFTER 28 DAYS OF TREATMENT (THIGH)
• Decrease of the tigh circumference by 1.1 cm
AFTER 28 DAYS OF TREATMENT
• 89% women declared that their skin seemed toned and firmer
• 81% women declared that their body is slightly remodeled
• 70% women declared that the product had a slimming effect
Test made on 20 women, from 34 to 64 years old | Emulsion with 0.1% Splint&Slim Great bougainvillea (powder).
Average data from 20 volunteers