Conjugated Linoleic acid
DESCRIPTION: Conjugated linolenic acid (CLA) is an omega-5 fatty acid, it has significant antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. In a number of studies it has shown that CLA reduces keratinocyte production of inflammatory mediators, such as arachidonic acid, prostaglandin, and histamine, resulting in a reduction of pruritus in the setting of atopic dermatitis.
It has also shown great results in wound healing and treatment of hyperpigmentation. When used with some resorcinols it shows tremendous results in melanin reduction.
APPLICATIONS: Can be used in creams, chemical peeling, cleansers, soaps, and skin treatments.
INCI: Conjugated linolenic acid
CAS No: 544-71-8
USE RATE: 0.3-5%
This is a cosmetic raw material and is meant for external use only in cosmetic formulations. As with all of our materials, it should not be taken internally.