Antioxidant, Plant Extract, Astringent, Anti


Also known as black elderberry or Sambucus nigra,ξ this plant has potent antioxidant properties due to the flavonoid compounds naturally present. Elderberry also has skin-soothing effects.

References for this information:

Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry,ξ September 2010, pages 143-146; and December 2004, pages 7,846-7,856

Free Radical Biology and Medicine, July 2000, pages 51Š—–60