has patented personal care composition (leave-on skin lotions and creams, shampoos, conditioners, shower gels, toilet bars, antiperspirants, deodorants, depilatories, lipsticks, foundations, mascara, sunless tanners and sunscreen lotions) that contain an extract of Butea
monosperma, wherein the extract comprises butrin, isobutein, butein, and a cosmetically-acceptable base selected from an emulsion, lotion, cream, foam, gel, bar of soap, stick, mask, pad or patch.
In traditional drugs, there are several herbal medicines that have the ability to treat several illness and sicknesses, one of them is Butea
monosperma, generally known as 'dhak' or 'palas', 'Flame of forest'.
Key words: Antimicrobial finish, Azadirachata indica, Butea
monosperma, Litchi chinensis and Aesthetic properties.
Some plants that are available in Pakistan with their local names are as follows: Adhatoda vesica (arusa), Artemisia brevifolia (afsanteen), Butea
monosperma (Dhak), Calotropis gigantean (aak), Carum copticum (ajwain), Azadirachta indica (neem), Nicotiana tabacum (tambaku), Swertia chirata (chirata), Vernonia anthelmintica (kali zeeri) and Zingiber officinale (adrak).
Cissus quadrangularis (CQ), Butea
monosperma (BM), Ficus benghalensis (FB), Ficus religiosa (FRel) and Ficus Racemosa (FR) were selected to be incorporated to CS scaffolds in various concentrations and protein adhesion was studied using depletion study.
Similarly, other sources of butein like Semecarpus anacardium, Dalbergia odorifera and flowers of Butea
monosperma also have long history of medicinal applications in Siddha, Ayurveda, Korean, Chinese and Iranian Traditional Medicines.
Acacia catechu and Butea
monosperma (Agrawal & Prakash 1978).
In vivo anthelmintic activity of Butea
monosperma against Trichostrongylid nematodes in sheep.
Reproductive biology of Butea
The hypoglycemic effect of stigmasterol isolated from Butea
monosperma has also been demonstrated .
Caption; 5 Painting of the Butea
superba plant whose bark exudes ruby coloured astringent gum and whose flowers yield a yellow dye and pigment.
monosperma, Cupressus sempervirens, Ficus carica, Ficus religiosa, Magnolia sp.