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INCI Name:
Scenedesmus Rubescens Extract, Water
  • A micro-algae that minimizes the appearance of aging after exposure to UV and blue light. It reduces skin damage caused by natural and artificial blue light sources and improves overall skin appearance.
  • In vitro:
    • stimulates total collagen up to 34% to reduce visible signs of sunlight induced aging
    • protects the fibroblasts (up to 50%) from UV stress and regenerates the fibroblasts functionality (up to 200 %) after UV stress
    • Reduces the number of sunburned cells by 63% against UVA
  • In vivo:
    • proves to be highly effective against hyper-pigmentation:
      • Immediate reduction of skin pigment darkening (-30%)
      • Rebalance faster to skin normal pigmentation& Restores even skin tone
    • Reduction of blue light induced skin redness
  • Ex vivo:
    • Reduces blue light induced free radicals up to 35% ness
    • Reduces blue light induced carbonylated proteins up to 61%
    • Collagen III production boosted by 29%