Botanical extract that boosts the antimicrobial peptide, calprotectin, to protect the skin against pathogen invasion and promote skin health.
Ancient Chinese plant with a distinguished protective potential
China's focus on natural sources for wellness inspired other cultures and still inspires modern medicine.
In fact, it was the inspiration behind the discovery of a Nobel-winning anti-malarial drug, that included terpene compounds from the Artemisia plant, which is also composed of other antibacterial and antioxidant flavonoids and phenols.
In vitro efficacy
Induction of the expression of calprotectin genes for a potentially higher antimicrobial activity.
Increased levels of calprotectin, suggesting a protective effect against pathogen invasion.
Cosmetic preparations aiming to provide a protective and antimicrobial effect to the skin.
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