The active ingredient with chelating properties and antioxidative capacity has also shown to improve skin complexion in adverse polluted conditions, reducing skin dullness and dark spots, key signs of premature aging.
In the study, the volunteers aged 43-69 years, were asked to spend 2-3 hours in the traffic in Milan (Italy) every day of the treatment with POLLUSHIELD™ functional ingredient. In only 14 days, the color intensity of facial spotsreduced by22.3%. Moreover, the skin dullness was reversed, giving a visible brighter complexion to the skin.
In the words of participants
In addition to the perceptible change in facial glow, the volunteers found the skin more protected from daily aggressions, softer and more vital. As they indicated in the self- assessment questionnaire at the end of the study, the skin seemed less stressed and a lightening effect was visible.
Anti-pollution barrier and antioxidative defense
Composed of a metal-chelating polymer and a potent antioxidant, the functional ingredient can help prevent accumulation of pollution particles in the epidermis and replenish the skin with antioxidants, increasing its capacity to resist the harm caused by heavy metals, particulate matter (PM) and other harmful elements that sadly can be found in nearly every corner in the world nowadays.
To the capacity of protecting the skin from contaminants, the new clinical test adds remarkable benefits of improving the complexion of facial skin, making POLLUSHIELD™ functional ingredient an excellent partner for anti-aging formulations addressed to the daily care of facial skin vulnerable to ambient contaminants.
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