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Emblica Cascading Antioxidant: A Novel Natural Skin Care Ingredient

Chaudhuri R.K.

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Rona/EM Industries, Inc., Hawthorne, N.Y., USA

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Skin Pharmacol Appl Skin Physiol 2002;15:374–380

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Published online: September 16, 2002
Issue release date: September – October

Number of Print Pages: 7
Number of Figures: 2
Number of Tables: 2

ISSN: 1660-5527 (Print)
eISSN: 1660-5535 (Online)

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Abstract

A standardized extract of Phyllanthus emblica (trade named Emblica) was found to have a long-lasting and broad-spectrum antioxidant activity. The product has no pro-oxidation activity induced by iron and/or copper because of its iron and copper chelating ability. Emblica helps protect the skin from the damaging effects of free radicals, non-radicals and transition metal-induced oxidative stress. Emblica is suitable for use in anti-aging, sunscreen and general purpose skin care products.

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First-Page Preview
Abstract of Paper

Published online: September 16, 2002
Issue release date: September – October

Number of Print Pages: 7
Number of Figures: 2
Number of Tables: 2

ISSN: 1660-5527 (Print)
eISSN: 1660-5535 (Online)

For additional information: https://www.karger.com/SPP


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