Identification. Asteriscus graveolens (Forssk.) Less. [family ASTERACEAE ] ( stored under name); Verified by Not on Sheet, Buphthalmum odorum Schousb. Familia: Asteraceae Subfamilia: Asteroideae Tribus: Inuleae Subtribus: Inulinae Genus: Asteriscus Species: Asteriscus graveolens. In the present study the phytochemical composition and biological activities of the aerial part extracts of Asteriscus graveolens against pathogenic bacteria and.

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J Investigative Dermatol This oxidative stress has been shown to be linked with poor appearance and premature aging graveoolens the skin. Cell viability assay was conducted as described in Example 2 astersicus with the control medium being H 2 O.

According to certain exemplary embodiments, the extract, fraction thereof or composition comprising same is administered during four weeks. The epithelium possesses a limited active toxin defense including physical removal of exogenous toxins. They are also called polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons.

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According to some embodiments, the composition further comprises at least one additional plant extract. We have images for every project, all covered by worry free licensing Download with confidence Find your plan. According to some embodiments, the cosmetic composition further comprises a cosmetically acceptable or a dermatological additive.

An additional and important class of pollutants is particulate matter PM. The resulting mixture is homogenized. The effect of several concentrations of A. Each possibility represents a separate embodiment of the present invention.

According to other embodiments, the composition comprises the extract wsteriscus the fraction thereof at a concentration of 0. Cigarette smoke contains over 4, chemical compounds of which about 60 have been designated as carcinogenic. The inhalation composition may be obtained in powder form and may be used to fill capsules, which may be later employed for inhalation.



PAHs compose a group of more than different chemicals that are released from burning coal, oil, gasoline, trash, tobacco, wood, or other organic substances such as charcoal-broiled meat. The extracts and compositions of the invention are highly useful in qsteriscus damage caused by various pollutants to epithelial tissues.

Many of the compounds found in cigarette smoke are also found in air-polluted cities and industrial areas. The constant, sometimes daily exposure to environmental toxins leads to accumulated damage in the cells of all exposed organs. In all three cases, the data showed a clear time dependence significant at day 28 but not at day Create and organize Collections on the go astdriscus your Apple or Android device. Asteriscus graveolens stock photos 4 Asteriscus graveolens stock photos, vectors, and illustrations are available royalty-free.

Cosmetic Formula Comprising Asteriscus graveolens Extract Table 3 below shows a representative composition comprising Asteriscus graveolens extract for cosmetic use. According to some embodiments, the cosmetic agent is selected from the group consisting of: It responds to injury with an inflammatory process similar to what one would observe in the conjunctival tissue of a rabbit’s eye.

Identification of Asteriscus graveolens Extract as a Protectant Against Smoke-Related Pollution Cigarette smoke was chosen as a model for pollution, being a relevant environmental contaminant with proven effects on health in general and skin health and appearance, containing many relevant toxic compounds, including volatile organic compounds VOC’spolyaromaitc hydrocarbon PHAsoxides and heavy metals Specific example of pollutants known to be present in cigarette smoke and have deleterious effect on epithelial cells asterisus formaldehyde and polyaromatic hydrocarbons.

The chemical composition of A. Table 3 below shows a representative composition comprising Asteriscus graveolens extract for cosmetic use. According to some embodiments, the ratio of the at least one fraction of water extract of A. In some embodiments, the polar solvent comprises water and glycerin. According to some embodiments, the pollutant comes in contact with the tissue comprising epithelial cells in its isolated form.


The present invention provides extracts of Asteriscus graveolens plant and compositions comprising same useful in protecting mammalian tissues graveklens pollution. Sign up to browse over million imagesvideo clips, and music tracks. Saved one filter Removed from saved filters.

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According to certain exemplary embodiments, the pollutant-protecting components are extracted from the A. The experiments showed that extract fraction of Asteriscus graveolens exhibits marked protective effect against cigarette smoke intoxication.

According to certain embodiments, the additive is selected from the group consisting of: According to further embodiments, the aerial part is selected form the group consisting of stems, leaves, seeds, fruit and any combination thereof.

According to certain embodiments, the composition is formulated for topical administration.

The extract may be obtained from any part of the plant. According to additional embodiments, the composition is an oral care composition further comprising diluents, aasteriscus or carrier suitable for oral care. The composition of claim 1, said composition is a cosmetic composition formulated for topical administration to the skin. Clinical Evaluation of Wrinkles: Use of the test compound comprising A.

Non-limiting examples of preservatives include benzoic acid, its salts and esters, sorbic acid and its salts, parabens and their salts, triclosan, imidazolidinyl urea, phenoxyethanol, DMDM hydantoin, diazolidinyl urea asteiscus chlorphenesin.