What is Colostrum Hydration Plus?
Colostrum Hydration Plus is rich in active ingredients and
essential care ingredients expertly combined in a highly
absorbable luxurious cream.
At the heart of the formula are
moisture-restoring amino acids, in particular Colostrum, Many of
the same factors that make Colostrum such a highly regarded
nutritional ingredient also make it an ideal for use in cosmetic
products in particular the key active ingredients being the Ig
components, Lactoferrin and Lactoperoxidase.
Colostrum with good reason is
hailed as the wonder product of the millennium for its ability
to act in an anti-aging capacity. Through available research it
would appear that Colostrum acts to stimulate regeneration of
cells (including skin cells) and also has an inhibitory effect
on harmful bacteria, yeast's and viruses. Of particular
importance is the presence of IgF1, although present in small
quantities in Colostrum, IgF1 possesses unique "tissue repair
characteristics" as reported in Vol 4 of the 1998 Journal of
The use of Colostrum as a
functional ingredient in skin care products provides a bountiful
source of naturally occurring compounds; these compounds are
presented in such a manner that provides for optimal uptake
through the skin.
Medical studies have also found
that Colostrum can be an effective topical application for
burns, cuts and abrasions.
The Lansonn Colostrum Hydration
Plus also includes a trio of other beneficial milk extracts
including Lactoferrin, Lactoperoxidase and milk Glycerides each
of these ingredients offer specific skin care benefits including
cell growth promotion, general antimicrobial activity, general
anti-bacterial and anti inflammatory properties.
A host of natural emollients
including Cranberry Seed oil, Rice Bran oil, Almond oil,
Macadamia nut oil, Sunflower oil, and Cranberry oil In the
Lansonn Colostrum Hydration Plus offer intense hydration action
to combat dehydrated and damaged skin. An additional emollient
included is an Olive complex, this ingredient in recent studies
has been shown to protect against UVB damage and demonstrates
good antioxidant properties.
While several novel ingredients
are included in the Lansonn Colostrum Hydration Plus of most
interest is the inclusion of Kinerase (also known as
N6-furfuryladenine or Kinetin) this is a plant hormone
responsible for cell division. This ingredient has been the
subject of major clinical trials out of the University of
California, Irvine. Results from these trials indicated ability
for Kinerase to reduce the signs of aging, improve sun damage
and reduce surfaced capillaries.