PHOSPHATIDYLCHOLINE 100 MG/ML & DEOXYCHOLATE
Pack of 5 x 10 ml
We call Phosphatidylcholine (PPC) a class of phospholipids that incorporate choline as a headgroup.
They are a major component of biological membranes and can be easily obtained from a variety of readily available sources such as egg yolk or soy beans from which they are mechanically extracted or chemically extracted using hexane.
They are also a member of the lecithin group of yellow-brownish fatty substances occurring in animal and plant tissues. phosphatidylcholine are such a major component of lecithin that in some contexts the terms are sometimes used as synonyms.
It is also a major source of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine.
- PPC is considered a very good water-binding agent and aids in the penetration of other ingredients into the skin.
- PPC is used in aesthetics to reduce small and localized fat deposits in patients with ideal body weight or slightly overweight.
- Sodium deoxycholate: Deoxycholic acid, also known as deoxycholate, cholanoic acid, and 3α, 12α-dihydroxy-5β-cholanate, is a bile acid.
- Sodium deoxycholate, the sodium salt of deoxycholic acid, is often used as a biological detergent to lyse cells and solubilise cellular and membrane components.