A phase 2, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of a novel nutritional supplement product to promote healthy skin

@article{Dayan2011AP2,
  title={A phase 2, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial of a novel nutritional supplement product to promote healthy skin},
  author={Steven H Dayan and John P Arkins and Vinny Sharma and Elaine Paterson and David J Barnes},
  journal={Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD},
  year={2011},
  volume={10 10},
  pages={1106-14}
}
BACKGROUND Despite an abundance of nutritional supplements, very few well-controlled trials have assessed their beneficial effect on the skin, such as hydration, antioxidant levels, texture or appearance. The objective of the following placebo-controlled, double-blind study was to determine the effects of the Skin Health Experimental Product (SHEP) on skin health. METHODS The study enrolled healthy men and women aged 30 years or older. Subjects were randomized to receive a twice-daily regimen… CONTINUE READING