Although houttuynia cordata is native to Southeast Asia, this plant is making its way into western skin care in a big way. This flowering leafy plant has long been included in Korean hanbang medical formulations that seek out balance and wellness. Houttuynia cordata promotes healing because of its anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and antibacterial compounds.
Benefits: This plant based ingredient soothes skin and reduces inflammation! It also promotes skin barrier healing.
Skin Types: Skin that’s prone to allergic skin disorders, dry skin disorders, and sensitive skin types will love houttuynia cordata.