Objective: This study was aimed at developing a stable and easily manufactured emulgel including green tea extract and avocado oil that is effective on the barrier function and hydration of the skin. Methods: Five formulations were prepared. An emulgel formulation containing 20 % green tea extract and 5% avocado oil was designed as a result of pre-formulation studies. F2 was found to have best antiacne property. In vivo studies on twelve female subjects were evaluated by using non-invasive skin bioengineering techniques. Results: Finally, a cosmetically acceptable, stable and effective emulgel formulation for skin barrier function with good hydrating properties was obtained for skin hydration, protection and anti-acne purposes. Conclusion: An Emulgel containing green tea extract and avocado oil was developed which had the promising potential to be used for Acne treatment.
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Shikha Baghel Chauhan. Formulation and Evaluation of Emulgel for the treatment of Acne. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 2020; 13(8):3598-3602. doi: 10.5958/0974-360X.2020.00636.8
Shikha Baghel Chauhan. Formulation and Evaluation of Emulgel for the treatment of Acne. Research J. Pharm. and Tech. 2020; 13(8):3598-3602. doi: 10.5958/0974-360X.2020.00636.8 Available on: https://rjptonline.org/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2020-13-8-9
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