Gotu Kola Extract

Product Details

Gotu Kola has been used as an herb and as a leafy green for salads. The herb is noted for having great connection to the Divine. It is also known for rejuvenation of the skin.

The extract should be used lightly and it has a pleasing yellow color. We are offering this extract for use in wash off products such as soap, shampoo and scrubs.

PLEASE NOTE, herbalists currently make this recommendation for gotu kola : This herb may affect how the liver metabolizes medications or increase the effects of certain medicines. Check with your doctor before using gotu kola if you take diuretics, antidepressants, diabetes medications or drugs to lower cholesterol. This herb should not be used during pregnancy or lactation or given to children. Also, because asiaticoside has been associated with stimulating cell growth in skin tumors in animal studies, you should not take gotu kola if you have a history of skin cancer.