Green tea polyphenols provide photoprotection, increase microcirculation, and modulate skin properties of women.

Abstract

Dietary constituents including polyphenols and carotenoids contribute to endogenous photoprotection and modulate skin characteristics related to structure and function of the tissue. Animal and in-vitro studies indicate that green tea polyphenols affect skin properties. In a 12-wk, double-blind, placebo-controlled study, 60 female volunteers were randomized… (More)
DOI: 10.3945/jn.110.136465

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