TITLE

Phytoplankton: The New Frontier for Stress-Relieving Cosmetic Ingredients

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Cosmetics & Toiletries;Jun2004, Vol. 119 Issue 6, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Phytoplankton or micro algae is a diversified, sustainable and ecological source of innovative ingredients for cosmetics. We introduce three species that help relieve the skin from various stresses and restore homeostasis: Phaeodactylum tricornutum, Porphyridium cruentum and Skeletonema costatum.
ACCESSION #
13259884

Tags: PHYTOPLANKTON;  COSMETICS;  SKIN -- Care & hygiene;  HOMEOSTASIS;  PORPHYRIDIUM cruentum

 

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