erythrulose


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erythrulose

[ə′rith·rə‚lōs]
(biochemistry)
C4H8O4 A ketose sugar occurring as an oxidation product of erythritol due to the action of certain bacteria.
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Boots Soltan Pre-Self Tan Shimmering Lotion (pounds 7.99) Lofty claims: A new moisturising formula that includes a combination of Erythrulose and DHA to provide a natural, long-lasting tan.
Examples of Pentapharm's personal care portfolio include: Erythrulose, a self-tanning agent; Vialox, an anti-wrinkle breakthrough and highly effective alternative to Botox injections based on synthetic pentapeptides and Alpaflor, a varied range of domestic plant extracts.
Banana Boat Summer Color Self Tanning Mist contains both DHA and erythrulose for color that lasts up to seven days and an any-angle airbrush that provides streak-free color that's easy to apply.
Carbopol ETO 202 (Noveon) 0.55 (Carbomer) Pentacare NA (Pentapharm, CH) 5.00 (Water (and) ceratonia siliqua (locust bean) gum (and) hydrolyzed wheat gluten) Erythrulose (Pentapharm, CH) 2.00 (Erytbrulose) Preregen (Pentapharm, CH) 4.00 (Glycine soja (soybean) protein (and) oxido reductases) Micropan 777 (Chemopharma, s.p.) 1.00 (Nylon-6) Triethanolamine 99% 0.55 Quatrisoft Polymer LM-200 (Amerchol) 0.20 (Polyquaternium-4) Killitol (Collaborative Laboratories) 1.00 (Chlorphenesin (and) methylparaben) (acetyl hexapeptide-8) PROCEDURE: In vessel, sprinkle Carbomer into water and mix until fully hydrated.
It is reportedly the first and only mass-market body product to contain erythrulose, a skin color-enhancing ingredient that prevents streaking and provides a higher quality of color.
Formulated with erythrulose and a small amount of dihydroxyacetone (DHA) for controllable color, it is non-streaking, non-comedogenic and available in light and medium skin tones.
INCI name: L-erythrulose Use levels: 4-6% Applications: Sunless tanning products Comments: Erythrulose is a natural ketosugar derived from berries.
Enhancer also contains a blend of actives including white tea extract, DHA tanning activator and erythrulose and is described as a "weekend away in a bottle." Improver is a tinted moisturizer which gets rid of blotchy skin, excess redness and blemishes, yet is ultra-light and designed to be totally undetectable.
In addition to dihydroxyacetone (DHA), the formula now contains a new tanning ingredient, erythrulose (a sugar derived from algae and lichen) which is slower acting than DHA but said to provide a more even tan.
TECHNOLOGIES, PATENTS, NEW PRODUCTS: * STIMU-TEX[R] AS -has soothing and replenishing effect * DISMUTIN[R] -BT -inactivates oxygen free radicals * ERYTHRULOSE -tanning enhancer * PENTAVITIN[R] -increases water holding capacity of the stratum Corneum * DUAL-VIAL-SYSTEM -patented innovative delivery system * IRICALMIN -soothing & moisturizing, anti-irritant for after-sun and after-depilation products * COLHIBIN -efficient collagenase inhibitor * MELFADE[R]-J -evening out skin tone.