Totarol is a highly efficient antioxidant, three times more potent than vitamin E. Present in our ointment, it effectively neutralizes the harmful effects of free radicals and delays the skin aging process. It was also included in our formulation because of its effectiveness against acne; it is a biocide with broad-spectrum antimicrobial properties against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria; it also has an antifungal effect, It has cleansing properties. It strengthens the skin’s resistance to various infections and infections. Studies confirm Totarol’s high hostile activity against the acne-causing bacterium Propionibacteriumacnes.
Totarol is a natural, organic chemical compound extracted from the long-lived Totara tree (Zastrzalin totara), which grows in New Zealand. Thanks to its antimicrobial and antioxidant effects, Totara wood is completely resistant to decay. Maori have also long known the beneficial effects of Totarol on the skin – it nourishes and smooths it.
Nature and the environment are important to us. The Snailmed brand uses Totarol, which is extracted from the Totara tree in a responsible manner and under proper conditions. Plants are not damaged during the extraction of this beneficial substance.
You can find all our body care products containing Totarol here