Study of the stability of commercial bromelain in cosmetic formulations
- At: Amsterdam (the Netherlands) (2012)
- Type: Poster
- By: MAZZOLA, Priscila (UNICAMP, Department of Clinical Patology, Campinas, Brazil)
- Co-author(s): Lourenço, C.B. (UNICAMP, Campinas, Brazil)
Spir, L.G. (UNICAMP, Campinas, Brazil)
Santos, M.C.D. (UNICAMP, Campinas, Brazil)
Ataide, J. (UNICAMP, Campinas, Brazil)
Bromelain, a set of proteases found in tissues of pineapple, is of cosmetic and pharmaceutical interest because of its antifibrinolytic, healing and anti-inflammatory activity. The study of its stability when applied to cosmetic formulations is necessary to ensure safety and efficacy of the product up to the time of use.
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