Plantain (Plantago major) leaf extract has long been used for its medicinal properties, especially for its anti-inflammatory and antibacterial capabilities. It is high in vitamins A and C and has astringent qualities to soothe irritated skin.
Postepy Dermatol Alergol. 2013 Jun; 30(3): 170–177. Published online 2013 Jun 20. doi: 10.5114/pdia.2013.35620