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Elastin

Outline

Elastin reinforces the bonds between collagen to provide firmness and elasticity to the skin. With age, less elastin is synthesized and the elastin content in the skin decreases. It is said that the decrease in elastin causes wrinkles and sagging skin.

Elastin

 

Characteristics

  • Elastic fiber
    Elastin is an elastic and fibrous protein and plays a role to provide elasticity to tissues in the body.
  • Cell function control
    Effects to control cell functions such as proliferation, migration, adhesion and differentiation have been found.
 

Applications

Lotions, milky lotions, creams, skin care products, etc.

 

Country of origin

Japan (Yamagata Prefecture)

 

Reference materials

Role of elastin in the skin tissue

Table. Amino acid composition of elastin

 

Elastin products list

Product Name Ingredient Extraction method
Bovine (ligamentum nuchae) Tuna/salmon (skin)
Hydrolyzed elastin -- Enzyme treatment
Hydrolyzed alpha-elastin -- Oxalic acid treatment
Elasocean -- Enzyme treatment

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Product No. Product Name Source Package Storage temprature INCI Name Preservatives
EBE-311 Hydrolyzed elastin 10% MP Bovine (ligamentum nuchae) 1kg 2〜10℃ HYDROLYZED ELASTIN METHYLPARABEN
EBE-321 Hydrolyzed elastin 10% PE Bovine (ligamentum nuchae) 1kg 2〜10℃ HYDROLYZED ELASTIN PHENOXYETHANOL
EBA-211 Hydrolyzed α-elastin 4% MP Bovine (ligamentum nuchae) 1kg 2〜10℃ HYDROLYZED ELASTIN METHYLPARABEN
EBA-221 Hydrolyzed α-elastin 4% PE Bovine (ligamentum nuchae) 1kg 2〜10℃ HYDROLYZED ELASTIN PHENOXYETHANOL
EME-211 Elasocean 4% MP Tuna/salmon (skin) 1kg 2〜10℃ HYDROLYZED ELASTIN METHYLPARABEN
EME-221 Elasocean 4% PE Tuna/salmon (skin) 1kg 2〜10℃ HYDROLYZED ELASTIN PHENOXYETHANOL
EBW-111 ElastinWS 0.4% MP Bovine (ligamentum nuchae) 1kg 2〜10℃ SOLUBLE ELASTIN METHYLPARABEN
EBW-121 ElastinWS 0.4% PE Bovine (ligamentum nuchae) 1kg 2〜10℃ SOLUBLE ELASTIN PHENOXYETHANOL