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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 12, Issue 2 (2023)

Development of skincare formulations using flaxseed oil and mucilage

Author(s):

Uma There, Nikita Gour, Samiksha Shrikant, Vikas Choudhary and Ravikumar Kandasamy

Abstract:

The majority of the peoples prefer natural products for their personal care rather than chemical products because natural products are free from harmful chemicals, improves the health of the skin, and provides the nutrients, satisfaction for users. Thus, the research has been initiated on utilizing flaxseed oil and mucilage in the formulation of cosmetic products. As a result, the Flaxseed-based Moisturizer and Multipurpose skin cream have been developed and evaluated. The formulation contains mucilage and flaxseed oil due to the highly skin beneficial fatty acid composition which is effective in many inflammatory skin disorders and the potential of water and oil holding capacity. Also, it was observed that Moisturizer and Multipurpose skin cream were reduced fine wrinkles and provided a soft and smooth surface while keeping the skin hydrated for up to 8–10 hours after application and the physiochemical parameters are appropriate for skin creams that are safe, nourishing, and naturally moisturizing.

Pages: 33-39  |  1904 Views  1332 Downloads


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How to cite this article:
Uma There, Nikita Gour, Samiksha Shrikant, Vikas Choudhary and Ravikumar Kandasamy. Development of skincare formulations using flaxseed oil and mucilage. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2023;12(2):33-39. DOI: 10.22271/phyto.2023.v12.i2a.14624

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