INGREDIENTS IN DEPTH - LYSOPHOSPHOLIPID

SUMMARY: SAFE TO BE USED IN PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS | APPROVED BY REGULATORY BODIES

Lysophospholipid is used in personal care products as it promotes skin hydration, reduces skin inflammation and strengthens skin barrier.

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WHAT IS LYSOPHOSPHOLIPID: Lysophoospholipid is a derivative of phospholipid in which the amide-linked acyl chain is eliminated by the process of hydrolysis. It is also known as a partially digested phospholipid which lacks a fatty acid chain. It is a tiny bioactive lipid molecule characterized by a carbon chain and a polar head group. It is used in personal care products due to its moisturizing, anti-inflammatory properties.

BENEFITS OF LYSOPHOSPHOLIPID: Lysophospholipid has the following benefits:

  • Promotes skin hydration: Being hygroscopic in nature, it effectively maintains skin hydration.
  • Exhibits anti-inflammatory property: It has a soothing effect on the itchy, inflamed and sensitive skin.
  • Strengthens skin barrier: It forms a protective barrier on the skin surface, as it mimics the skin’s natural lipids, strengthens and protects the skin.
  • Repairs skin: It boosts collagen production, repairs the damaged skin cells and reduces the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.

    Thus, this ingredient is widely used in personal care products.

    CITATIONS/ FURTHER READ

    ANVEYA INGREDIENTS DIRECTORY

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