Mojave yucca

(Yucca schidigera)

Other names: Yuca Mojave, Yucca de Mojave

Mojave yucca is native to desert regions of North America. It has been used in traditional Native American medicine for its anti-arthritic and anti-inflammatory properties. It is also used as a foaming agent in beverages, an animal feed additive, a soil wetting agent, and a crop growth stimulant. Mojave yucca contains steroidal saponins, polyphenolics, and stilbenes yuccaols A, B, C, D, and E.

Mojave yucca may be beneficial for osteoarthritis, high blood pressure, migraine, colitis, high cholesterol, digestion, diabetes, poor circulation, liver and gallbladder disorders. It may also be beneficial for sores, skin diseases, inflammation, bleeding, sprains, broken limbs, joint pain, baldness, and dandruff.

Compliance: cosmetics ingredient

Compliance varies from country to country. There is no harmonized botanical list of allowed botanicals in food or food supplements for all EU countries. Compliance for cosmetic ingredients is harmonized in EU.

Please check your local regulation.

These claims have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) or the European Medicines Agency (EMA). The product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

This site is registered on as a development site.