Defenscalp™

Scalp microbiota-friendly ingredient

Origin

Rosebay Extract

INCI Name

Water (and) Epilobium Angustifolium Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract

Mode of Action

  • Inhibits 5α-reductase
  • Decreases sebum accumulation in sebocytes
  • Modulates the immuno-inflammatory defense system (Decrease in TLR2, hBD2, hBD3, IL-8)
  • Reinforces stratum corneum (Increase in involucrin)

Properties

  • Decreases sebum production on scalp
  • Reduces the appearance of adherent and non-adherant flakes
  • Soothes scalp irritation

 

Dosage

0.5-2%

Status

  • China Compliant
  • Eco friendly

Tests

  • In vitro
  • Ex vivo
  • Clinical
  • Consumer

Applications