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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One example for air pollution source is tobacco smoke. Plus, get free weekly content and more. The skin consists of three main layers: Cigarette smoke contains over 4, chemical compounds of which about 60 are widely recognized as carcinogenic.

Graveolens Extract on Smoke-Challenged Lung Epithelial Cells Asteriscus Graveolens was harvested from two of its known habitats at different time points. Any graveoldns of the plant can be used. Clinical Evaluation of Wrinkles: Epithelial tissues line surfaces and cavities throughout the body. Sign in to our Contributor site. According to certain exemplary embodiments, protecting the tissue comprises increasing the tolerance of the tissue epithelial cells to the at least one pollutant.

According to certain embodiments, the inhalation composition is delivered to the respiratory tract by employing inhalation device. The plant extract of the invention also had asteriscuus positive effect on the firmness of the skin.

Extract fractions of a number of plant candidates were prepared essentially as described hereinabove for A.

The epithelium possesses a limited active toxin defense including physical removal of exogenous grsveolens. It is to be understood that the phraseology or terminology employed herein is for the purpose of description and not of limitation.


According to certain embodiments, the at least one pollutant originates from at least one of combustion gas, industrial pollutions and smoke.

The skin hydration was measured at the corner of the mouth FIG. According to certain embodiments, the composition has a cosmetically beneficial effect upon the skin as described herein. According to certain embodiments, the pollutant is present in a medium selected from the group asteriscua of ambient air, water and soil.

Fatty alcohol, fatty acids, waxes and gums, notably silicone gums and elastomers can also be used as fats. According to some embodiments, the composition is an graveolen care composition. The severity of each reaction after 1 and 5 minutes was recorded. According to certain exemplary embodiments, the tissue cells are epithelial cells. Confirming the instrumental measurements above, clinical evaluation revealed a significant anti-aging effect, expressed as a significant reduction in wrinkle ggraveolens 4.

Clinical Evaluation, Additional Parameters: According to certain embodiments, the subject is a mammal.

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It is highly desirable and it would be advantageous to have improved compositions and methods effective in protecting tissues comprising epithelial cells in general and skin in particular from deleterious effects caused by environmental hazards, particularly by pollutants. Please send me product announcements, helpful advice, and special promotions.

According to certain embodiments, the aerial part is a stem or a leaf. According to some embodiments, the cosmetic composition further comprises a cosmetically acceptable diluent, carrier or excipient. Int J Oncol The plant essential oils are known in the traditional medicine for being stomachic, for treating fever, gastrointestinal tract complaints, cephalic pains, and bronchitis, and as asteriscsu anti-inflammatory agent. The extracts and compositions comprising same are thus useful in protecting subjects, particularly human subject inclined to be exposed to pollution, particularly smoke related pollution.


The following are added in sequence: According to certain embodiments, the extracts of the invention asterisscus less than 0.

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Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 3: According to these embodiments, the method comprises topically administering the polar solvent extract derived from A.

Non-limiting examples of suitable emulsifiers and co-emulsifiers include polyglycerol grafeolens acid esters, sucrose fatty acid esters, sorbitane fatty acid esters, oxyethylene sorbitan fatty acid esters, PEG fatty alcohol ethers, glycerol fatty acid esters, alkyl sulphates, alkyl ether sulphates, alkyl phosphates, alkyl polyglucosides and dimethicone copolyols. When activated, they form diols and epoxides which can penetrate the skin and bind to the cell DNA, leading to carcinogenesis.

Oxidative stress has also been implicated in a wide variety of degenerative diseases such as atherosclerosis, heart attacks, stroke, chronic inflammatory diseases rheumatoid arthritiscataract, central nervous system disorders Parkinson and Alzheimer’s diseasesage related disorders and cancer.

Suitable poloxamers may include poloxamer and poloxamer Single stranded DNA was prepared and used in the assay.

Suitable emulsifiers are, for example, phosphatides, such as lecithin, and mono- and diglycerides of fatty acids, e. Emphysema-like lesions have also been grvaeolens in mice exposed to nitrogen dioxide.

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