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New in Antiaging (page 29 of 48)
May 07, 2009 | 02:22 PM CDT
This grapefruit extract stimulates the formation of phase II enzymes, which strongly support the outward transfer and later destruction of toxins and chemicals from skin cells.
May 04, 2009 | 04:13 PM CDT
By: Liki von Oppen-Bezalel, IBR Ltd.
In this dual approach to antiaging, intrinsic factors are first addressed by slowing cell proliferation in skin via a technology based on dormins—in this case, extracts from dormant Narcissus tazetta bulb. Then, to protect against extrinsic aging, colorless carotenoids are employed to absorb UV radiation and prevent oxidative stress damage.
May 04, 2009 | 09:33 AM CDT
Researchers at Hallym University in the Republic of Korea have discovered that ellagic acid may prevent collagen destruction and inflammatory response caused by skin exposure to UVB.
Apr 27, 2009 | 05:13 PM CDT
This biofunctional ingredient is a Glycine max (soybean) extract that is rich in peptides that are biomimetic to mitochondrial respiratory chain proteins.
Apr 16, 2009 | 11:47 AM CDT
Podcasts with experts on antiaging and genomics at P&G Beauty are now available online. The podcasts were recorded at the AAD Annual Meeting to provide perspectives from P&G scientists on the latest skin health, grooming and scalp care science.
Mar 31, 2009 | 04:45 PM CDT
By: Jongsung Lee, Eunsun Jung, Kwangseon Jung and …
The use of steroids to treat atopic dermatitis (AD) often causes side effects; thus, the authors present a blend of plant-derived materials designed as an alternative treatment or an adjuvant therapeutic agent. Through in vitro and in vivo evaluations, the blend is shown to provide effective anti-inflammatory and AD-mitigating effects.
Mar 31, 2009 | 10:03 AM CDT
This lightening complex consists of ingredients that are microencapsulated by spherulite for delivery directly to the melanocyte.
Mar 20, 2009 | 10:40 AM CDT
In addition to the antifungal, antiaging and skin smoothing benefits of garlic, a study has found the fragrant food to increase antioxidant levels and possibly lower blood pressure and glucose levels.
Mar 15, 2009 | 01:59 PM CDT
"Halos" and "phyton" mean salt and plant in Greek respectively. A hallophyte is applied to all plants growing in salty soil, rich in sodium chloride and other salts. Halophytes are traditionally found by the sea shore and; therefore, have developed a salt-tolerant mechanism. In addition, they have developed the ability to resist other harsh environmental conditions.
Feb 26, 2009 | 01:56 PM CST
By: Benoit Auffray, Robertet
Fragrances are blends of synthetic chemicals, essential oils and solvent extracts, known as absolutes. Recent research has evaluated the effects of these natural aromatic products, revealing they can impact processes in skin. Here, the author describes how a fragrance with specially selected naturals can provide a pleasant scent as well as impart cosmetic activity.