The Two Different Classes of Anti-Inflammatory Ingredients in Wrinkle Creams: COX And 5-LOX Inhibitors

COX, a.k.a cyclooxygenase, and 5-LOX, a.k.a. 5-lypooxygenase, are the key enzymes involved in the development of inflammatory response. COX-2 Inhibitors COX-2 (cyclooxygenase-2, also known as Prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 2) is an enzyme responsible for inflammation. Cyclooxygenase-2 or simply COX-2 converts arachidonic … Continue reading

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Matrix Metalloproteinases (MMPs) And MMP Inhibitors In Wrinkle Creams

Matrix MetalloProteinases (MMPs) are endopeptidases – a subfamily of proteolytic enzymes or proteases – that are capable of degrading proteins into recyclable fragments. MMPs in the skin regulate the balance of synthesis and breakdown of extracellular matrix proteins such as … Continue reading

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What Ingredients In Anti-Glycation Creams Inhibit The Glycation Process of Skin Protein

Glycation is one of the internal causes of skin aging. Glycation is the glycosylation of protein (for skin care, is the skin protein such as collagen and elastin) without the requirement of an enzyme. The glycation reaction attaches glucose to … Continue reading

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Does Stem Cell Therapy Cream By Biologic Solutions Contain Real Stem Cell Ingredients?

Biologic Solutions’ Stem Cell Therapy Cream is backed up on its official web sites with experts’ testimonial and videos with impressive before and after photo. The short video contain 3 cosmetic plastic surgeon and dermatologist’s recommendation including the renowned cosmetic … Continue reading

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Edelweiss Stem Cell Ingredient In Anti-Aging Cream – How Effective It Is?

Plants as a source for stem cell ingredients used in anti-aging cream has been a preferred choice over other sources. Plant stem cells have proven to be effective in increasing the skin’s cellular renewal and in protecting and stimulating skin’s … Continue reading

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