Ginkgo biloba extract contains two families of molecules, of which the flavonoid components are responsible for the anti-oxidant and free radical scavenger properties of the plant. When topically applied, Ginkgoselect® has been shown to reduce skin sensitivity to UVB irradiation, and to promote blood flow and provide capillary protection.
Ginkgoselect® Phytosome® is the optimized bioavailability form of Ginkgoselect®, utilizing soy phospholipids to provide an enhanced bioavailability of the ginkgo components.
Ginkgo biloba L.
≥7.0% of ginkgoflavonglucosides, ≥2.0% of ginkgoterpenes, ≥ 0.8% of bilobalide, ≥0.8% of ginkgolides by HPLC≤5 ppm of total ginkgolic acids by HPLC
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