Vegetable oils as sunscreen

Long-term exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation can cause sunburn, wrinkles, decreased immunity against infection, premature aging, or even cancer in the most severe cases. Therefore, there is a permanent need… Leer más

Essential oils as antifungals

Mycoses are infectious diseases caused by microscopic fungi. Fungal skin infections are benign pathologies that occur in almost all groups. These can be classified into: systemic mycoses, opportunistic mycoses, and… Leer más

Clays: different types and properties

For years, clay minerals have been used as active agents for their beneficial health effects as excipients in many pharmaceutical preparations or in the cosmetic industry. Different clays In general,… Leer más

ácido pirúvico

Effects and benefits of pyruvic acid

Pyruvic acid is an α-hydroxy acid that has various keratolytic, antimicrobial, antioxidant, depigmenting and sebostatic properties. In addition, it has a moisturizing effect and a great capacity to stimulate the… Leer más