Cinchona (Cinchona Officinalis)


Country of origin: Amazonia rainforests (the Andes from Colombia to Brazil)
Cultivation: South America and the island of Java

Valuable substances in cinchona:

Alkaloids and acids

Health benefits:
  • Treats bloating, diarrhea, loss of appetite and other stomach problems
  • Cures malaria, cancer, flu, colds, fever
  • Improves blood circulation in the blood vessels
  • Relieves pain and muscle cramps
  • Kills bacteria, parasites, viruses, fungi
  • Regulates heart pace, liver and bile disorders
  • Helps with anemia, headache, neuralgia, lumbago, pneumonia
  • Relieves hemorrhoids and varicose veins
Beauty benefits:
  • Improves microcirculation in the blood vessels of the scalp
  • Stimulates hair growth
  • Strengthens hair follicles
  • Regulates sebum production
  • Eliminates dandruff and kills fungi that provoke it
  • Cleans and tones skin and scalp
  • Tightens pores
  • Relieves inflammation and pimples
  • Improves healing processes
  • Brightens complexion
How do celebrities use it?

Some stylists rinse celebrities' hair with cinchona water for more luster and thickness thus protecting it from many aggressive factors in the environment and hair styling.