Collection: Crocus sativus Extract

Saffron is the dried stigma of Crocus sativus L, a perennial stemless herb that grows in Iran, India and several places in the Mediterranean region. Saffron is a well-known traditional spice and is of great significance in the textile and cosmetics industries as a dye. The bioactive substances crocin and safranal have demonstrated potent antioxidant capacity. Crocin and crocetin are also reported to have anti-inflammatory properties.