Ivy Cosmetics, Kitasato University Jointly Confirm That Shellac May Combat Skin Disorders.
In collaboration with Kitasato University, the company has confirmed that the powder or extract of shellac can inhibit the production of interleukin-8, one of the causing factors of skin disorders.
The company and the university have concluded that shellac-derived substances can be applicable to an external preparation for skin.
Ivy has applied for patents for these findings.
Source: JCN http://www.japancorp.net
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|Date:||Aug 9, 2005|
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