Konjac root is getting more and more used in skin-care due to its amazing properties. In fact, it contains protein, carbohydrate, lipids, sodium, potassium, magnesium, iron, phosphorus, copper, zinc, vitamin A, vitamin E, vitamin D, vitamin B1, vitamin B2, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, vitamin C, pantothenate, niacin, fatty acids, and folic acids.
Konjac root powder is used in beauty products for its water-holding ability and for maintaining a healthy skin.
Konjac root works as a skin conditioner while it also protects it from external polluting agents. It promotes hydration and elasticity similar to hyaluronic acid. When konjac is applied to the skin, it alleviates the appearance of fine lines and the effects of ageing.