A perennial herb (Tussilago Farfara), whose leaves and rootstock are sometimes employed in medicine.
High in silicic acid and the amino acid cystine, present in the hair protein keratin. Cystine, applied topically, is known to help strengthen and smooth the hair shaft and promote hair health. It is also a superb skin nutrient.
a skin soother used in moisturizers, shampoos, and conditioners, it is derived from the Tussilago farfara plant.