Lilium candidium is popularly known as the “white lily” or the “Madonna lily”. It is characterised by its big, fragrant, white flowers often used for perfume, medical and ornamental purposes. Throughout history lilies have formed part of traditional rituals in many cultures. It has been used in folk medicine to treat burn wounds and enhance the healing process.
The extract used in Esse has skin conditioning and skin lightening properties. It reduces the transfer of melanin to skin cells, which reduces dark spots.
In combination with Pfaffia paniculata and Ptychopetalum olacoides it reduces under-eye “bags”, improves hyper-pigmentation (dark circles) and improves elasticity.