Protective effects of an extract of the freshwater microalga Scenedesmus rubescens on UV-irradiated skin cells.
Int J Cosmet Sci 2018 Feb 13. Epub 2018 Feb 13.
DSM Nutritional Products, Personal Care, Wurmisweg 576, CH-4303, Kaiseraugst, Switzerland.
Background: Skin aging results from intrinsic but also extrinsic factors of which UV-irradiation is a main cause. It is hence of interest to have means to protect skin from UV -irradiation induced damage. We selected an extract of the freshwater microalga Scenedesmus rubescens and assessed its potential to protect skin from photoaging caused by UV-irradiation. Read More