Product Name : Abelmoschus esculentus Extract Powder
Botanical Name : Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
Family Name : MALVACEAE
Common Name : Okra, Lady's fingers, Kajiab-mon or Kajiab-kheow(Thai)
Part Used : Fruit
Abelmoschus esculentus or Hibiscus esculentus is a plant in the Family Malvaceae with the common name of Okra and Kajiab-mon or
Kajiab-kheow in Thai. It grows wildly throughout India, Africa, Southern European, America and South Asian. Okra is used as vegetables both in the green and dried state. In Asia, okra is typically prepared as traditional medicine as a dietary meal in the treatment of gastric irritations because the fruit has high mucilage content. Pharmacological effects include antidiabetic activity, antioxidant and decreased gastric irritations. In cosmetic used for emollient and moisturizer. The active components of Kajiab-kheowinclude polysaccharide.