Ginkgo biloba is well-known in medicine and widely spread. Although it can’t be found in every garden, I think everyone saw it during walks in the former noble residences. This tree, because it was very willingly imported from Asia and planted in our climate for several centuries.
Ginkgo biloba is a long-lived, huge and branchy tree, that has special values which has been appreciated by Chinese. This tree has become an element of worship and it could be seen almost in every temple. For them, the leaves were the healing raw material which they collected in autumn.
In Europe, its most popular application is auxiliary use in the treatment of senile dementia and Alzheimer's disease. It is generally accepted that it has a positive effect on mental processes and general mental performance, which are disturbed especially in the senile period. The regular use of Ginkgo biloba has a positive effect on the efficiency of cognitive processes in older people and also it prevents the development of diseases associated with blood circulation.
The last one of the mentioned properties of ginkgo is also good news for people who have problems with the feeling of "cold hands and feet". Its properties that improve circulation, allow you to reduce or completely get rid of this unpleasant issue.
External use of Ginkgo is especially recommended for women, because it delays the aging process of the skin, preventing the deepening of wrinkles and the formation of cellulite. Different types of preparations based on ginkgo biloba allow also to support healthy complexion and lighten dark circles under the eyes. Therefore, the ginkgo should be an indispensable preparation for every successful and hard-working woman who wants to get rid of undesirable, minor ailments associated with a very busy lifestyle.