Sodium heparin has an anticoagulant and anti-inflammatory effect that promote the reabsorption of edema and hematomas and improve local blood fluidity.
Thanks to the well-known refreshing and analgesic properties, Menthol gives a feeling of intense and prolonged freshness.
Escin is a plant compound that is obtained from the mixture of saponins contained in the seeds, bark and leaves of the horse chestnut. It is able to increase the resistance and decrease the permeability of the capillaries anti-edema action. For these properties, it is useful in the presence of swelling and heaviness in the lower limbs.
It also has anti-inflammatory properties.
CENTELLA, RUSCUS, IVY AND GINKGO BILOBA
These plants contain various substances, including some flavonoids, which reduce permeability and increase the tone of the vessel wall of the capillaries, making it more elastic and resistant. In addition to these vasoprotective properties, they also have anti-inflammatory and draining activities that help counteract swollen and heavy legs.
It has a protective and tonifying action on the veins, thanks to the presence of anthocyanins which inhibit the activity of proteolytic enzymes and hence the degradation of collagens and elastic tissues. Moreover, anthocyanins exert a positive effect on the blood vessel wall of the veins.