Scientific Skin Care Studies - SkinMiles South Africa

Scientific Skin Care Studies

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Below we have provided further links to clinical studies on some important skin care ingredients:

SkinCeuticals Skin Care Products Online

SkinCeuticals Clinical Studies

CE Ferulic and Laser Study

Enhanced Skin Permeability of C E Ferulic after CLEAR + BRILLIANT Perméa Laser Treatment

CE Ferulic and Pollution: Valacchi et al PLOS One 2015

Vitamin C Compound Mixtures Prevent Ozone-Induced Oxidative Damage in Human Keratinocytes as Initial Assessment of Pollution Protection

CEF Study A Final

A Topical Antioxidant Solution Containing Vitamins C and E with Ferulic Acid Protects Human Skin from Sunlight Damage and DNA Mutations Associated with Skin Cancer

Key Study: 5 Anti Oxidants

Protective effects of a topical antioxidant mixture containing vitamin C, ferulic acid, and phloretin against ultraviolet-induced photodamage in human skin.

L Ascorbic Acid

Topical L-Ascorbic Acid: Percutaneous Absorption Studies

Resveratrol B E Drs. Farris and Krutmann_Dec 2013 JDD

Resveratrol: A Unique Antioxidant Offering a Multi-Mechanistic Approach for Treating Aging Skin

Retinol 0 3 Publication Short Term

Non-invasive short-term assessment of retinoids effects on human skin in vivo using multiphoton microscopy

SkinCeuticals Ozone Invivo 2017

Protective Effects of Topical Vitamin C Compound Mixtures Against Ozone-Induced Damage In Human Skin

H.A. Intensifier publication

Clinical Evaluation of a Multi-Modal Facial Serum That Addresses Hyaluronic Acid Levels in Skin

Obagi Skin Care Products

OBAGI Clinical Studies

OBA Features and Benefits Card

A brief outline and reference of each Obagi system

NDFX-001 Nu-Derm Fx™ Regimen with Tretinoin Cream USP 0.1%

24 WEEK FINAL ANALYSIS: Comparison between the Obagi Nuderm FX system and Tretinoin 0.1%


Inhibitory Effects of a-Arbutin on Melanin Synthesis in Cultured Human Melanoma Cells and a Three-Dimensional Human Skin Model.

Dermaceutic Products

Dermaceutic Clinical Studies

Depigmenting haematomas K Ceutic

Evaluation on Volunteers, of depigmenting effect on haematomas and oedemas of K Ceutic

Hyal Ceutic moisturizing

Assessment in human of the moisturizing effect of Hyal Ceutic after single application to the skin.

K Ceutic wound healing

Study of the cytotoxicity and evaluation on wound healing of K Ceutic

Light Ceutic anti-wrinkles

Evaluation in human of the anti-wrinkles effect of light Ceutic cream

Serum C25 Ascorbosilane C Free Radicals

Biochemical approach and application of the spin marketing method

Serum C25 Ascorbosilane C melanogenesis

In order to prove the Ascorbosilane C effect (Ascorbate Methylsilanol) on melenin synthesis, we developed a colorimetric method to quantify it.

TurnOver anti-wrinkles

Evaluation in human of the anti-wrinkles effect of TurnOver cream

Yellow Cream whitening effect

Evaluation in human of the whitening effect of Yellow Cream

Neostrata Products South Africa

Neostrata Clinical Studies


A High-Strength AHA/Bionic Acid Skincare Regimen in Combination With a Daily AHA Home Peel Containing N-Acetyl Tyrosinamide (Aminofil™) Significantly Improves Signs of Aging on the Face

2012 AAD A33

A Novel Tyrosine Amino Acid Derivative as a Topical Wrinkle Filler

Derivatives of sugar

Derivatives of Sugar Compounds Provide Anti-Aging Effects

Draelos breakout

Anti-Aging Effects and Tolerability of High Strength Hydroxy Acids in Males with Moderate to Severe Photoaging

Firming neck

A Firming Neck Cream Containing N-Acetyl Glucosamine Significantly Improves Signs of Aging on the Challenging Neck and Décolletage

Neoglucosamine bpo acne

Topical N-Acetyl Glucosamine Provides Fast Acne-Reducing Benefits and Mildness Demonstrating Its Potential Utility in Enhancing Conventional Rx or OTC Acne Treatments

pha photoage

Publication Summary – The use of polyhydroxy acids (PHAs) in photoaged skin

Polyhydroxy regimen

A Polyhydroxy Acid (PHA) Skin Care Regimen Provides Comparable Anti-Aging Effects to an Alpha-Hydroxyacid (AHA) Regimen


La Roche Posay
Clinical Studies


Clinical Studies

Collegen Pro Active Online

Collagen Proactive
Clinical Studies

La Roche Posay Lipikar and Microbiome

Microbiome of Affected and Unaffected Skin of Patients With Atopic Dermatitis Before and After Emollient Treatment

BODYeCRACKLE Cellulite Treatment Study

Cosmetic effectiveness evaluation of a beauty product supporting the reduction of skin blemishes caused by cellulite.

Jay Birnbaum Abstract- improving photoaged skin

A Review of Clinical Trials Conducted With Oral,
Multicomponent Dietary Supplements for Improving Photoaged Skin

Journal of Dermatology Collagen

The effect of oral collagen peptide supplementation on skin moisture and the dermal collagen network: evidence from an ex vivo model and randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trials

Heliocare Sun Screen Online

Heliocare Clinical Studies


Matriskin Clinical Studies

Arch Dermatol Res

Beneficial regulation of matrixmetalloproteinases and their inhibitors, fibrillar collagens and transforming growth factor-beta by Polypodium leucotomos, directly or in dermal fibroblasts, ultraviolet radiated fibroblasts, and melanoma cells.

J Am Acad Dermatol

Orally administered Polypodium leucotomos extract decreases psoralen-UVA-induced phototoxicity, pigmentation, and damage of human skin.

J Dermatol Sci

Predominant effects of Polypodium leucotomos on membrane integrity, lipid peroxidation, and expression of elastin and matrixmetalloproteinase-1 in ultraviolet radiation exposed fibroblasts, and keratinocytes.

Matriskin Ingredients

As skin loses its elasticity and muscles weaken through age, loose skin can accumulate around
the eyes, forming folds in the eyelids.