Biologically active substances (BAS ) in cosmetics : lavender , burdock , linden blossom , and others ( perfumes and cosmetics ) .

Lavender Kolosov .- Perennial evergreen shrub of the family Labiatae.Cultivated in the Crimea, the Caucasus, the Kuban, Moldova and Central Azii.Iz inflorescences receive essential lavender oil, which has a pronounced antiseptic properties.The composition of the oil, widely used in cosmetics, include esters, tannin and bactericidal substances, and others.

in cosmetic products of lavender products used in toothpastes, creams for the legs, funds for hair care and deodorants.

Laminaria - large White Sea kelp Laminaria of the family.It lives in the seas of the Pacific Basin, and Arctic Oceans.It contains many carbohydrates, organic acids, mineral salts, iodine, vitamins B1, B2 and B12.

Used in cosmetics for hair care as a dietary supplement.

Leuzea saflovidnaya (Maral root, deer grass -. A perennial plant of the Asteraceae family grows mainly at an altitude of 1700-2000m above sea level in the Sayan Mountains, Altai Territory, Kuznetsky Alatau

The composition includes inulin levzsi roots, phosph

oric salts.. acid, resinous substances, slightly alkaloids, vitamin C, carotene and tannins

levzei preparations used as stimulant and tonic

The cosmetic industry liquid extract of Rhaponticum used in shampoos and creams

Larch -.. a unique giftnature. Because of its timber produced Venetian turpentine, gum and cellulose, and from them, in turn, secrete turpentine and vegetable fats, vitamins, volatile, antibiotics and enzymes, tannin and coloring agents, acids and esters, which have a favorable influence on the human body.

in cosmetics larch drugs injected into the funds for the care of mouth and creams that have photoprotective properties.

Lime Blossom contains an essential oil, tannins, flavonoids, saponins, glycosides and polysaccharides.It is antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, heals wounds and improves microcirculation.Included in the facilities for dry and sensitive skin care for centuries, in the anti-wrinkle creams, shampoos and conditioners to care for brittle damaged hair.

Burdock .(Burdock, lopushnik, burdock root) - a major biennial plant of the Asteraceae family.The roots of burdock much polysaccharide, inulin, also contains volatile oil, protein, and fat-like substances.

decoctions and infusions of burdock root from time immemorial used in folk medicine for the treatment of various skin diseases.Tincture of burdock roots with almond or olive oil, known colloquially as the burdock oil, used externally as a means to strengthen the hair and enhances their growth.

The cosmetic industry is used as an infusion of funds for hair care.

Lecithin .- A derivative of vegetable oils.Included in the composition of cell membranes and causes intercellular metabolism, playing a major role in redox processes.

Lecithin penetrates deep into the skin.As part of the means of hair care improves the condition of hair follicles, it gives hair softness and shine.The creams have a favorable effect on the skin.

Lecithins are very common in animal and plant organisms.Especially they are rich in cells and tissues that are capable of reproduction.Lecithin is obtained from egg yolk, soybeans and other products.Lecithins from liposomes composed membrane.They are good emulsifiers.