• Alpine rose ( Rhododendron ferrugineum).
    Autoimmune diseases

    Anti-aging Properties of Alpine Rose

    Alpine rose (Rhododendron ferrugineum) also known as Alpen rose, belongs to the genus Rhododendron. It is one of the most beautiful flowers of the Alps, and grows at high mountainous altitude. The ornamental plant thrives in a harsh environment with acidic and poor nutrient soils. Due to the harsh environmental conditions, Alpine rose developed strategies to protect itself against dehydration, UV radiation and attack of radicals and from pathogens.   Phytochemical Content With Anti-aging Properties of Alpine Rose Among the phytochemicals present in Alpine rose extract, flavonoids are the predominant phenolic compounds. Among these flavonoids present in Alpine rose, hyperoside, naringenin, ferrerol and taxifolin are the most probable constituents that…