Plai contains many essential oil which is the base for various aromas and other compounds which are important for use as medicines and food supplements. It had the highest antioxidant activity. High active ingredients of Sabinene and Terpineol which important for reduce pain, muscle strain and inflammation.
Thai Plai Essential Oil applications for massage oil, balm, creams, gels, cosmetics, medical, spa products and etc. The products are consistently produced and controlled in accordance with the quality standards.
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Plai Essential Oil
Plai essential oil has amber color and passionate scent. Plai essential oil extract is herbaceous plant that consists of big rhizome. Rhizome of plai contain the highest level of an essential oil that has the odor of violets which are used for flavoring in cooking and widely use in pharmaceutical applications. It has been reported as a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, anti microbial, and inhibit infection. That why, Plai essential oil is popularly use as ingredient for balm, cream, gel and spray for anti inflammation, reduce symptoms of sprains include pain of muscles.
Two major compounds of plai essential oil, namely sabinene (30-50%), terpinen-4-ol (20-30%) and others are (E)-I-(3,4-dimethyoxyphenyl) butadiene (DMPBD) 1-15%, %, γ-tepinene 5-10% and α-tepinene 2-5%. Plai essential oils are complex mixtures, the composition type and amount depends on the species of the plant and part, harvesting season, extraction method and environmental factors. The number and quantity of Sabinene compounds differ with the age. Plai (age more than 1 year) has high amount of Sabinene. Both sabinene and terpinen-4-ol have high anti oxidation activity. It help to protect cells from damage. It can be used in various fields.
Sabinene, Terpineol, Curcuminoids
Due to high contains of DMPBD in plai so it help to relief pain and relax muscle from stress. Plai also contain terpinen-4-ol which has an anti-inflammation property. It help to enchance and support DMPBD performance which increase the effective of anti-inflammation activity. Therefore it is popular for Thai massage business and medicine in balm. It can be mixed with cream or gel to treat all form of inflammatory conditions.
“High Antioxidant property”
Thai Plai essential oil showed the high antioxidant because of its majority components such as Sabinene and Terpinen-4-ol which effective combination treatment for anti-oxidant activity. Plai essential oil is marketed by various industries as raw material for various products with applications in cosmetics, foods, and as adjuncts in medicines, among others.
Plai is used in the treatment of infective lesion of the skin including furuculosis and abscesses. Plai essential oil has the antimicrobial activity on a wide range of Gram-positive bacteria, fungi and yeasts. Its most effective inhibit for skin infection caused by a fungus and follows by yeast and bacterial respectively. Moreover it also good inhibits Aspergillus flavus in foods.
In Thailand the root of Plai is used to treat various allergic-related disease. It can help to reduce the infection and allergy symptoms especially in respiratory problems, asthma and cold.