Coleus forskohlii

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Coleus forskohlii

(kō′lē-ŭs for″skō′lē-ī″, ′lē-ē)
A member of the mint family that is used in Ayurvedic medicine as an extract to treat diverse conditions, including weight loss and asthma.
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Lipo Chemicals, Paterson, NJ, recently introduced Cosmelene of Coleus, an ingredient sourced from the roots of Plectranthus barbatus that regulates the hydro-lipicid balance in aggressed and aging skin.