Emblica TM - A plant derived cascading antioxidant
Publication Date: 2001-Aug-28
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AbstractEmblica TM is extracted from Phyllanthus emblica (syn. Emblica officinalis) fruit. Emblica TM consists of a composition of low molecular weight tannins. The main active ingredients are namely the Emblicanin A and B. Emblica TM uses a multilevel cascade of antioxidant compounds resulting in a long-lasting and stable antioxidant activity. The document gives also an overview about the main applications of Emblica TM in cosmetic products.
Publication : Emblica™ A plant derived cascading antioxidant
Emblica™ is extracted from Phyllanthus emblica (syn. Emblica officinalis) fruit.
Emblica™ consists of a composition of low molecular weight tannins. The main active
ingredients are namely the Emblicanin A and B.
Emblica™ uses a multilevel cascade of antioxidant compounds resulting in a long-
lasting and stable antioxidant activity.
Main applications of Emblica™ in cosmetic products are:
after sun formulations
lip-care (e.g. lipsticks, lipgloss, etc)
hair care (e.g. shampoo, hair tonic, hair balm, etc)
facial care, eye-cream
skin-lightening and skin-whitening formulations
as an active ingredient for skin protection and antioxidant for formulation
Emblica™ is recommended for all w/o, o/w, w/o/w formulations, gel, solutions, etc.
Emblica™ very well harmonizes in cosmetic formulations with UV-filters, antioxidants,
complexing agents (e.g. EDTA, Desferral, etc.) and anti-inflammatory agents like
bisabolol, chamomile extracts or and allantoin. Emblica™ is recommended to
combine with other complexing agents like the EDTA or others. Emblica™ is possible
to be combined with other skin-lightening agents like magnesium ascorbyl
phosphate, ascorbic acid, arbutin, kojic acid, sodium ascorbyl phosphate, etc. in
cosmetic formulations, in order to elevate it´s efficacy. Emblica™ also is compatible
with different combinations of other antioxidants UV filters and /or complexing
agents in different declinations.
Examples for successfully formulate with Emblica™ are described in document
Example 1 ws-05-01 e.doc
Example 2 wp-01-02 e.doc
Example 3 wp-08-01 e.doc
Example 4 wq-01-03 e.doc
Example 5 wr-03-01 e.doc
Example 6 wr-12-01 e.doc
Example 7 ws-03-01 e.doc
Example 8 pl-07-14 e.doc
Also find in the attachment:
LIST 1 Examples for UV filters to be used in Example 1 – 8 and
LIST 2 Examples for antioxidants and complexing agents to be used in
Example 1 8
W/O-Cream with Emblica™
Ingredients Art. No. INCI
Arlacel 481 (1) PROPRIETARY COMPOSITION 6.00
Paraffin viscous 1.07160 (2) PARAFFINUM LIQUIDUM (MINERAL OIL) 8.00
Isopropyl palmitate (3) ISOPROPYL PALMITATE 7.00
Dragoxat EH (4) ETHYLHEXYL ETHYLHEXANOATE 4.00
RonaCare™ Bisabolol 1.30170 (2) BISABOLOL 0.20
OXYNEX® K liquid 1.08324 (2) PEG-8, TOCOPHEROL, ASCORBYL PALMITATE, 0.05
ASCORBIC ACID, CITRIC ACID
Glycerol (about 87%) 1.04091 (2) GLYCERIN 3.00
Magnesium sulfate heptahydrate 1.05882 (2) MAGNESIUM SULFATE 0.50
Germaben II-E (5) METHYLPARABENE, PROPYLPARABEN, PROPYLENE 0.50
GLYCOL, DIAZOLIDINYL UREA
Citric acid monohydrate 1.30137 (2) CITRIC ACID 0.10
Urea 130139 (2) UREA 4.00
Water, demineralized AQUA (WATER) 60.85
Water, demineralized AQUA (WATER) 5.00
Emblica™ 1.30165 (2) PHYLLANTHUS EMBLICA FRUIT EXTRACT 0.50
Sodium hydoxide, 10% solution 1.05588 (2) SODIUM HYDROXIDE 0.30
UV filter 1 (see possibilities for UV filter 1 in LIST 1 of the attachment) q.s.
UV filter 2 (see possibilities for UV fi...