Scientific Name: Centella asiatica syn. Hydrocotyle asiatica
Key Actions: Adaptogen | Anti-inflammatory | Tonic | Wound Healer
Common Use: Chronic skin conditions and wound healing
Common Dosage Form: Tincture
Fun Fact: Taoist herbalist and Jiulong Baguazhang master, Ching Yuen, supposedly lived to 256 years old and contributed his longevity to the consumption of a rice wine tincture of gotu kola, wild ginseng, he shou wu, and licorice root on a daily basis.