Recent in Nutricosmetics (page 1 of 2)
Nov 17, 2016 | Rachel Grabenhofer
New research out of Australia and Norway shows, in a mouse model, how nutrition impacts the structure of skin. Interestingly, the ratio of nutrients had a larger impact than total intake; and the results were gender-dependent.
Aug 19, 2016 | Katerina Steventon, Ph.D., Independent Skincare Consultancy, East Yorkshire, U.K.; Liz K. Wells, Hull York Medical School, Hull, U.K.; Stephanie K. Greetham, Echuca Regional Health, Echuca, Victoria, Australia; Huw S. Jones, University of Hull, Hull, U.K.
Skin breakdown is implicated in many areas of health, and transepidermal (TEWL) water loss can indicate the integrity of the skin barrier. This article reviews the literature for evidence of how oral supplementation with polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) could positively impact TEWL, and therefore, skin barrier functioning in healthy individuals.
Jun 1, 2016 | Jeb Gleason-Allured, Editor in Chief
Top formats include ready-to-drink (RTD) products, such as teas, fruit juices and fortified waters, tablets, capsules, jellies and pills.
Sep 30, 2015
Ultra Dietary Supplement by Heliocare contains a powerful blend of antioxidants, including Fernblock Polypodium leucotomos extract (PLE), vitamin C and pomegranate extract.
Jan 2, 2014 | Reto Muggli, PhD, AdviServ Consulting
Researchers tested the effects of orally administered evening primrose oil in a human model of skin irritation on various parameters. At week 12 of the study, significant improvements were observed, suggesting the use of systemic evening primrose oil for supplemental beauty care.
Oct 4, 2013 | J.H. Fitton, PhD, and M. Irhimeh, PhD, Marinova
Ingested macroalgae and its extracts can provide antiaging benefits such as inhibition of matrix enzymes, glycation, inflammatory activity and elastin calcification. Here, the authors investigated macroalgal extracts on insulin levels of test subjects to determine whether they could control glucose levels.
Jul 24, 2013 | Katie Schaefer, Cosmetics & Toiletries
Why not take advantage of a fluid the body needs and put it to use in other capacities? This is the logic inventor Scott Vincent Borba used nearly six years ago when he conceived the idea for nutraceutical water.
Apr 9, 2013 | Helena Karajiannis, PhD, Dr. Helena Karajiannis Scientific Consulting; and Bernard Gabard, PhD, Iderma Scientific Consulting
New research regarding the relationship between diet and skin and hair health has led to nutritional supplements developed for dermocosmetic and/or dermatological applications. However, obvious uncertainties exist in regard to the cosmetic capabilities of such preparations. This review provides an overview of existing data to examine the potential for nutritionals to treat skin and hair aging.
May 4, 2012
Sabinsa will feature its latest ingredients and manufacturing processes in food, beverages, dietary supplements and cosmeceuticals, especially its new bilayer tablet technology, at Suppliers' Day.
Mar 19, 2012
At In-Cosmetics in Barcelona, Lipotec will introduce its nutricosmetic/cosmetic antiwrinkle concept, In & Out, which combines an oral collagen booster with a topical collagen booster.
Feb 17, 2011
At In-Cosmetics in Milan, Gelita will introduce a bioactive collagen peptide for nutricosmetics that is designed to increase skin moisture and prevent the formation of wrinkles.
Feb 2, 2011
A new study from the University of Notthingham suggests that eating fruits and vegetables rich in carotenoids will impart a more healthy glow to skin than sun exposure.