Cytotoxic Activity: Beta-Pinene is seen to show cytotoxic activity towards cancer cells. In 2014 a study on ‘Anti-cancer activity of essential oils and their chemical components’ proved that essential oils containing major compound beta-pinene showed significant anti-proliferative activity against A375 cancer cell lines. There by preventing the growth of cancer cells related to skin cancer.
Anti-Depressant: A study in 2012 found that Beta-Pinene acts in balancing the brain chemistry in multiple receptors resulting in alterations of mood and depression.
Anti-Microbial: Several studies have been conducted to identify and prove the anti-microbial activity of Beta-Pinene.
There you have it, an organic sustainable skincare product that not only revitalizes your skin- but is also scientifically proven to assist in cancer treatment, depression, and microbial activity! Click on the hyperlinks to read the medical case-studies.