Skin Health Title

Skin Health

Human Studies

Cosmetic benefits of astaxanthin on humans subjects.

Acta Biochim Pol. 2012; 59(1):43-7.

Effect of the intake of astaxanthin-containing Haematococcus pluvialis on the severity, immunofunction and physiological function in patients with atopic dermatitis.

J Environ Dermatol Cutan Allergol, 2009; 3(5):429-438.

Animal Studies & In Vitro Studies

Protective effects of topical application of a poorly soluble antioxidant astaxanthin liposomal formulation on ultraviolet-induced skin damage.

J Pharm Sci. 2012 Aug; 101(8):2909-16.

Application of resonance raman microscopy to in vivo carotenoid.

Acta Biochim Pol. 2012; 59(1):53-6.

Astaxanthin attenuates the UVA-induced up-regulation of matrix-metalloproteinase-1 and skin fibroblast elastase in human dermal fibroblasts.

J Dermatol Sci. 2010 May; 58(2):136-42.

Astaxanthin, canthaxanthin and beta-carotene differently affect UVA-induced oxidative damage and expression of oxidative stress responsive enzymes.

Exp Dermatol. 2009 Mar;18(3):222-31.

Influence of astaxanthin, zeaxanthin and lutein on DNA damage and repair in UVA-irradiated cells.

J Photochem Photobiol B. 2006 Dec 1; 85(3):205-15.