Biobenefity is an extract from the leaves of artichoke plant, a product of Icjimaru Pharcos of Japan.
Tests on the extract of the artichoke plant produced some interesting discoveries. They found out that cynaropicrin, an active substance in artichoke extract, inhibits NF-kB. Furthermore, its NF-kB inhibitory activity is quite significant.
Biobenefity was developed as a functional ingredient for skin care to slow down the signs of aging by inhibiting the activity of NF-κB.
- Inhibitory effect on NF-kB hyper-transcription
- Inhibitory effect on epidermal melanocyte proliferation
- Inhibitory effect on melanin production
- Whitening effect
- Improvement of skin elasticity
- Pore minimization