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Skin detoxification and sebum control process

Skin is a very efficient biological protective barrier against pollutants and environmental toxins. However, faced with constantly increasing air pollution, and ever-more foodstuffs loaded with toxins, its natural ability to protect itself could be hindered.

Toxins might be found everywhere: in the food we eat, in the water we drink, in the air we breathe, in the soil, in household products in our homes, in our garden. Toxins are defined as toxic substances altering cell and tissue metabolism and causing all kinds of damage. They could be chemicals or pollutants that are absorbed, ingested or inhaled. The body has detoxification organs such as liver, kidneys and skin, able to get rid of these toxins encountered in the course of life. In particular, skin has the ability to neutralise and defend itself against these aggressors coming from the environment or produced by the body. This is called the detoxification process.

To support the development of effective care products, Clariant Active Ingredients has developed BioDTox™. This active ingredient is based on three extracts from specific chosen food-origin species known for their potential in revitalising the detoxification process. Detailed investigation of the active&rs

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