Natural ingredients in cosmetics from Malaysian plants: a review

Hasmida Mohd-Nasir, and Siti Hamidah Mohd-Setapar, (2018) Natural ingredients in cosmetics from Malaysian plants: a review. Sains Malaysiana, 47 (5). pp. 951-959. ISSN 0126-6039


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Consumer consciousness on the concept of natural-based ingredients triggers the natural cosmetics market to grow. The active compounds in natural ingredients offer valuable bioactivities such as antioxidant, photoprotection, anti-aging and anti-inflammatory actions that useful for skincare, hair care and dental care. This review presents an overview on natural ingredient, especially plant-derived, used in cosmetic products and the examples of Malaysian plants used for cosmetic purposes.

Item Type:Article
Keywords:Active compounds; Bioactivities; Cosmetic; Natural ingredient; Plant-derived
Journal:Sains Malaysiana
ID Code:12083
Deposited By: ms aida -
Deposited On:19 Sep 2018 01:57
Last Modified:22 Sep 2018 10:57

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