Black Cohosh is a perennial plant which grows in rich, open woods and hillsides. The stem is smooth and furrowed, and grows from 1~2m in height. The leaves are ternate, then pinnate, and are irregularly shaped. There are two to five leaflets which are egg~shaped or oblong, and irregularly toothed and cut. Small white or yellow flowers grow in long racemes from June to August. The medicinal part is the rootstock, which is the underground portion of a stem producing leaves from its upper surface and roots from its lower surface. It is often thick and contains deposits of reserve food material.
1.Owning estrogenic effect,improving symptoms of female climacteric syndrome and postpartum syndrome;
2.Antibacterial and anticancer; 3.Anti-rheumatism,alleviating muscle pain and spasm; 4.Decreasing the cholesterol and blood pressure; 5.Delaying aging,especially the aging of skin and visceral organ.
1.Applied in food field,it is widely used as functional food additive. 2.Applied in health product field, it is widely added into various kinds of health products with the function of preventing rheumatism, adjusting estrogen level and so on. 3.Applied in cosmetics field, it is widely added into various kinds of cosmetics with the function of delaying aging. 4.Applied in pharmaceutical field, it is widely added into the medicine which can used in treating arthritis and postpartum syndrome
[Storage]Store in cool & dry place, Keep away from strong light and heat.
[Shelf Life]2 years if sealed and store away from direct sun light.