CISTUS - EkaMedica


Cistus, which is also known as rockrose, is one of the most decorative plants in Greece and his flakes look like crumpled silk.

Rockrose contains polyphenols, essential oils and resins – tannins, eucalyptol, limon and eugenol. It’s one of the richest source of phenolic compounds, which belong to a group of herbal substances with antioxidant and supporting the immune system effects.

Contained in cistus polyphenols function as a protection for body cells, strengthen and energize the body. They also improve skin condition and reduce unpleasant body smell.

Rockrose acts as a deterrent for insects and ticks and mitigates states after tick sticking, which might be useful during summer trips into forest or meadow. It can also impact protectively the stomach.