Parsley - Carum petroselinum

Carum petroselinum


Parsley, belonging to the Apiaceae family, is a biennial plant of 25 to 80 cm in height. Very aromatic when its leaves are rubbed, parsley has a characteristic smell. Two varieties are cultivated today, flat-leaf parsley and curly parsley.


It is traditionally considered as beneficial. Also reputed for its aphrodisiac properties, it is an ingredient in many love elixirs.


Parsley extract has an inhibiting action on the key enzyme of melanic pigmentation. It also has antioxidant properties due to its vitamin C concentration. Acting on cell renewal, it encourages lightening of the complexion.

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