Nanocarriers for Delivery of Antioxidants on the Skin

Abstract

Skin is protected from the harmful effects of free radicals by the presence of an endogenous antioxidant system. However, when exposed to ultraviolet (UV) radiation, there is an imbalance between pro-oxidants and antioxidants, leading to oxidative stress and photoaging of the skin. It has been described that free radicals and other reactive species can… (More)

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@inproceedings{Vinardell2015NanocarriersFD, title={Nanocarriers for Delivery of Antioxidants on the Skin}, author={Mar{\'i}a Pilar Vinardell and Martina Meinke}, year={2015} }