According to Chinese legends the juice from ginkgo biloba's leaves gives extraordinary power and helps to a chieve immortality. It is called God's tree in Asia. The buddhist monks who planted the trees around their monasteries brought the trees to Japan and Korea. The tree need three generations to deliver fruits, do in Asia it is called the tree of grandfathers and grandsons. Ginkgo is an antioxidant. It provides the skin with flavonoids and polyphenols that work with antioxidants like Vitamin C to neutralize free radicals and prevent skin damage.