From Plant Extracts to Novel Lipstick Compositions

May 6, 2003 | Contact Author | By: Charles Fox
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Title: From Plant Extracts to Novel Lipstick Compositions
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Skin and Skin Care
Obayashi reviews the effects of plant extracts for photoaging skin. His review, with 20 references, covers the mechanism of photoaging and herbs with anti-photoaging activity, discussing matrix proteinases including MMP-1 and elastase involved in the degradation of type I collagen, and herbs inhibiting MMP-1 activity, UVA-induced MMP-1 synthesis and neutrophil or fibroblast-derived elastase activities.

Excerpt Only This is a shortened version or summary of the article that appeared in the June 01, 2002 issue of Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine. If you would like a copy of the complete article, please contact us at customerservice@cosmeticsandtoiletries.com.