Cellike by BioSpectrum: The Natural Emulsifier

Published: 4-Feb-2013

Cellike mimics the natural lipid barrier of the skin in its composition and structure. Cellike offers long-lasting skin moisturizing effects through reinforcing the skin\'s natural barrier function. Cellike shows non-sticky textures, allowing quick absorption after application.

Skin lipid mimicker

Cellike mimics the natural lipid barrier of the skin in its composition and structure. Cellike offers long-lasting skin moisturizing effects through reinforcing the skin's natural barrier function. Cellike shows non-sticky textures, allowing quick absorption after application. Cellike can be also used as a natural emulsifier or a vehicle (carrier) for topical treatments. The multiple layered liposome with Cellike offers stabilization and efficient penetration of active ingredients into skin.

Cellike was developed by BioSpectrum, consists of similar components with human skin from nature. Unlike to common emulsifiers, Cellike produces multi-layered liposome formula like human skin (stratum corneum), so called ‘Lamella structure’, with water-soluble or oil-soluble cosmetic actives by simple homogenization. This liposome formula not only fuses into skin smoothly without skin irritation, but helps to rebuild and strengthen skin barrier.

Cellike is able to restruct skin barrier of damaged skin, keep skin healthier and delivery cosmetic active into skin safely and effectively.

In a clinical trial, Cellike was shown to:

Recovery of skin barrier function: Cellike-treated skin appeared to show recovery rate of faster barrier function compared with the non-treated skin, but a slightly faster barrier function repair rate was observed in a comparison test of the Cellike-treated skin and the placebo-treated skin.

PRODUCT NAMECellike
INCI NAMECaprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Hydrogenated Phosphatidylcholine, Butyrospermum Parkii Butter, Glycerin, Phytosterols, Glyceryl Caprylate, Ceramide 3, Water

COSMETICS USES

Cellike support the barrier function by mosaic modulating. This means, that the help of skin deficiencies in the lipid barrier. Cellike is successfully used for the supportive prevention of skin disorders such as dry skin, impure skin, acne, neurodermatitis, psoriasis, etc. benefit from the preparations.

USE LEVEL

Usage levels may vary from 10% to 50%, depending on the formulation.

  • Lotion with emulsifying agent(s): ~5%
  • Lotion without emulsifying agents: 10%~ 30%
  • Cream: 30 ~ 50%
  • For severe eczema: use 100% Cellike directly
STORAGE & SHELF LIFECellike should be stored in the original container protected from light in a clean place at a room temperature. If stored under the recommended conditions, Cellike remains stable for at least 2 years.
OIL HOLDING CAPACITY Approximately up to 20%
SPECIFICATIONS Appearance   White to off-white colored cream
Odor  Characteristics
Solubility  Water-dispersible
pH   5.00 ~ 7.00 at 25°C
Specific Gravity   0.90 ~ 1.10 at 25°C

As summary, Cellike:

  • mimics the natural lipid barrier of the skin in its composition and structure.
  • offers long-lasting skin moisturizing effects through reinforcing the skin's natural barrier function.
  • shows non-sticky textures, allowing quick absorption after application.
  • can be also used as a natural emulsifier or a vehicle (carrier) for topical functional cosmetics.

Cellike is a cosmetic ingredient for sensitive and depigmented skin, can be used in various type of cosmetic application.
For more information, please contact info@biospectrum.com.



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