azulene


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azulene

[′azh·ə‚lēn]
(organic chemistry)
C16H26O The blue coloring matter of wormwood and other essential oils; an oily, blue liquid, boiling at 170°C; insoluble in water; used in cosmetics.
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Pharmacological methods include beclomethasone inhalation and gargling with azulene sulfonate.
Containing antiseptic cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC) that keeps the mouth clean, as well as azulene which acts to repair the mucous membrane, the spray alleviates the symptoms of mouth ulcers by allowing the active ingredients to be directly applied into the mouth.
Thirty-six patients with hematologic cancers who were receiving high-dose chemotherapy and radiation therapy followed by hematopoietic stem cell transplantation were treated (apparently without randomization) with zinc-L-carnosine in sodium alginate suspension (active treatment) or azulene gargles (control).
Chemical analysis revealed that Achillea genus contains volatile oils, mainly azulene, it also contains several known anti-inflammatory compounds such as flavonoids.
Murafuji and Sugihara reported C-H borylation of azulene 12 to afford a mixture of 2- and 1-borylated azulenes 13 and 14 in 70% and 10% yields, respectively (Scheme 8).
Although the Legacy Collection is designed to care for all hair types and colors, the Blondest Collection also features Azulene, a color-perfecting addition designed to brighten and de-brass the look of color-treated blondes, or those with silver or highlighted hair.
Chamomile flowers contain a natural anti-inflammatory ingredient called azulene.
The blue color reveals its high azulene content, said the company.
Azulene hydrocarbons were proved to posses many biological activities (El-Sawi and Sleem, 2009).
You get a small vial of azulene oil for clearing it off afterwards and soothing the waxed area but I found it wasn't that effective at getting the wax off.
A gentle form of wax called azulene is generally used.
for instance, has upgraded its popular Nair line with six items -- a gentle-formula lotion; a vanilla-scented cream made specifically to remove unwanted hair in the bikini area; Cool Fruit wax strips, a mixture of three sizes of hair-removal strips that are designed to be used on different parts of the body; and the Nair Spa Kit, a 49-piece kit that includes waxing gel, bar soap, a scented candle, pretreatment towelettes, azulene oil towelettes, a Nair applicator, cloth strips, an orange stick and a buff-off scrub.