nigra) fruit extract
is safe to use as a topical preparation because it does not cause significant irritation reactions.
The antioxidant activity of Murtilla fruit extract
was determined by the luminescence reaction of luminol [5-amino-2,3-dihydro-1,4-phthalazinedione] (Sigma); membrane lipid peroxidation using Bodipy C-11 sensor (Invitrogen); and intracellular superoxide anion production using dihydroethidium (DHE, Invitrogen), a sensor of superoxide anion ([O.
Aronia melanocarpa dried fruit extract
(AME) was obtained from Adamed (Czosnow, Poland).
The levels of antioxidant enzymes, SOD and CAT, and the natural product of lipid peroxidation, MDA, were estimated in this study to evaluate wound-healing progress and determine the effect of the P macrocarpa fruit extract
Anti-diabetic effect of Rubus ellipticus fruit extracts
in alloxan induced diabetic rats.
Table I: Effect of different concentrations of n-hexane, chloroform, ethyl acetate, n-butanol and aqueous fraction of methanolic fruit extract
of Withania somnifera
Traditionally used in Mexican medicine to treat diabetes, preliminary studies show that prickly pear fruit extract
may aid in lowering blood glucose, as well as cholesterol and triglycerides (Human & Experimental Toxicology, December 2011.
At this concentration leaves and fruit extracts
showed similar (P greater than 0.
Thus the presence of [alpha]-pinene, [alpha]-terpinene, [gamma]-terpinene, terpinolene, [beta]-terpineol, a-terpineol (one the major compounds in fruit extract
), 4-terpineol, isoborneol, [gamma]-cadinene (the major compound in leaf extract), [alpha]-cadinene, cadina-1, 4-diene and [sigma]-cadinene may contribute to the diuretic and antiseptic action of the leaf and fruit extracts
of the Egyptian J.
The line which is set to be available later this month have been inspired by Hayak's grandmother's youthful skin, which are formulated with fruit extracts
and essential oils to tackle concerns like aging, loss of hydration, uneven skin tone and texture.
As such, the present findings hold great promise for discovery of novel compounds from leaf or fruit extracts
of Ficus hispida, which may be more efficacious and at the same time safe to use for relief from pain.
The fiery orange shower gel contains Brazilian hot mud and red dragon fruit extracts
that invigorate the skin, followed by a quick dose of the exhilarating Brazilian essence body spray to set the tone for a little playful samba.