Studies related to Skin Quality and Bladderwrack

Treatment Of Human Skin With An Extract Of Fucus Vesiculosus Changes Its Thickness And Mechanical Properties

Effect Increase
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length n/a
Number of Subjects 10
Sex Female
Age Range 18-29, 30-44
Notes for this study:
Skin thickness was reduced and skin elasticity increased by the addition of 1% Bladderwrack to skin cream, possibly through the fucoidan content. Study was double-blind, with two creams to be applied on each cheek (A on left, B on right; one being active and the other control)