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The Function of Astaxanthin in Cosmeic Field
Sep 23, 2020
Astaxanthin, or ASTA for short, is a brown-red powder that scientists first isolated from lobsters in 1938 and named astaxanthin.It is a kind of red dietary carotenoid, extracted from chlorella uvestris, and it is an effective antioxidant with anti-proliferation, neuroprotective and anti-inflammatory activities,anti-oxidant, promotion-immunity, retired disease,protect eyes.In agrculture, because of its bright red color, can be used in animal feed colouring agent.it mainly used in 3 fields:health food, cosmetic,feed.This article will mainly talk about cosmetic field fuction about astaxanthin.

Astaxanthin benefits

  • Resist radiation of UV:

One of the most important causes of aging, freckling, and skin cancer in humans is ultraviolet radiation.Studies have shown that astaxanthin for skin has a special effect on transglutaminase, which can consume humine when the skin is exposed to light. Oral astaxanthin has A stronger inhibitory effect on humine accumulation than oral vitamin A.

  • Repairs DNA damage:

Sun protection is not only about avoiding sunburn, but also about preventing DNA damage from uv radiation.One of the essentials of sunburn is that the DNA of the epidermal cells is damaged by ULTRAVIOLET light, resulting in "sunburn cells. Some of these cells die, while others go on to become cancerous.Study shows that it can improve the repair capacity of EXPOSED DNA cells to UV.

Astaxanthin skin benefits

  • Protects against hyperpigmentation:

It can effectively inhibit the production of melanin in the human body, can prevent pigmentation on the skin surface.

Astaxanthin antioxidant

  • Anti-Aging

Astaxanthin has a strong antioxidant activity, known as the king of antioxidants.Because of its ability to stabilize membrane structure, it can reduce membrane permeability, thereby limiting the entry of peroxides into cells and damaging skin cells.Protects important molecules in cells from oxidative damage.It can improve the process of skin aging by fighting free radicals, giving us smooth skin.It can also increase blood flow,help our skin blood circulation has a good circulate,can improves skin moisture retention, skin elasticity,decrease wrinkles.

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