tree peony

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tree peony

Chinese medicine
A perennial shrub, the root epidermis of which is antipyretic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, diuretic and tonic for the circulation; it is used for asthma, fever, headache, infections, internal haemorrhage, menstrual disorders and muscle spasms.
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Paeonol, a main compound derived from the root bark of Paeonia suffruticosa, has various biological activities, and is reported to have reversal drug resistance effects.
Its proposed INCI name is Ribes nigrum (black currant) seed oil, octyldodecanol, octyldodecl oleate, ocytldodecyl stearoyl stearate, alcohol, Paeonia suffruticosa root extract, Rosmarinus officinalis (rosemary) leaf extract, Solidago virgaurea (goldenrod) extract.
The Chinese herbs used in this study were taken from a range of 39 different herbs with the most commonly prescribed being Dictamus dasycarpus, Lonicera japonica, Paeonia suffruticosa, Polygonum multiflorum, Rehmannia glutinosa, and Sophora augustifolia.
esonii Bolus Paeonia suffruticosa Gladiolus gandavensis Andrews.
Paeonia suffruticosa, or Moutan peony, is an excellent example of a tree peony.
One, the tree peony, Paeonia suffruticosa, was the favourite flower of Chinese emperors for over a thousand years and this tall shrub can grow up to seven feet in height.
Acerola Body Gel ingredients: water, butylene glycol, pentylene glycol, malpighia glabra (acerola) fruit extract, glycerin, erythritol, morus alba root extract, carbomer, phenoxyethanol, potassium hydroxide, yeast extract, sodium hyaluronate, placental protein, serine, acetyl tyrosine, paeonia suffruticosa root extract, pueraria lobata root extract.
Olive Leaf series ingredients: water, sucrose, olea europaea (olive) fruit oil, lauric acid, myristic acid, stearic acid, glycerin, sodium hydroxide, olea europaea (olive) leaf extract, palmitic acid, behenic acid, tetrasodium etidronate, butylene glycol, sodium PCA, trehalose, serine, methylparaben, allantoin, placental protein, citric acid, squalane, lanolin, aloe barbadensis leaf juice, hydrogenated lecithin, behenyl alcohol, cetearyl glucoside, PEG-10 soy sterol, tocopherol, carbomer, potassium hydroxide, magnesium aluminum silicate, stearyl glycyrrhetinate, retinyl palmitate, tricalcium phosphate, silica, paeonia suffruticosa root extract, zinc oxide, silver, pueraria lobata root extract.
Matte Cream ingredients: water, stearic acid, pentylene glycol, glycerin, cucurbita pepo (pumpkin) seed extract, kaolin, chlorella vulgaris extract, behenyl alcohol, glyceryl stearate SE, potassium hydroxide, phenoxyethanol, allantoin, dipotassium glycyrrhizate, tricalcium phosphate, paeonia suffruticosa root extract, allium sativum (garlic) bulb extract, silica, zinc oxide, silver, disodium adenosine triphosphate.
indica, Rhus chinensis Mill, Paeonia suffruticosa, Paeonia lactiflora, Schinus terebinthifolius, Acer truncatum Bunge and Terminalia chebula (Jinhui et al.