dsm-firmenich’s Global Marketing Manager for Sun Care, Tina Vogt, reveals a species of bacteria that keeps the skin microbiome healthy under UV exposure
We still know very little about the relationship between UV radiation, UV filters and the skin microbiome
Perhaps unsurprisingly, this trend has really gained traction in the past couple of years.
After all, people have had more reason than usual to focus on their wellbeing recently, and as part of this, we’ve seen a greater emphasis on nurturing skin’s resilience and immunity.
One topic receiving increasing attention under the broader umbrella of ‘natural skin health’ is the skin microbiome.
Described as the ecosystem of microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi, and viruses that live on human skin, the skin microbiome forms a protective barrier, providing a first line of defence against external stressors like UV radiation.
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