Xilogel® is an extremely well characterized polysaccharide obtained form the seed of tamarind. It forms viscous gels with a unique and sensory feeling and also been shown in vitro to reduce the markers of aging in aged keratinocytes and to improve the expression of filaggrin, a protein associated with moisture maintainance. Clinically, it has shown strong hydrating, elasticizing anti wrinkle and re-densifying properties. It is also endowed with a unique sensoriality.
Tamarindus indica L.
≥85% by HPLC
Moisturizer, Skin restructurant, Anti-wrinkles
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