E.P.I. France offers a range of targeted active ingredients to meet the expectations of cosmetic formulators and professionals in dietetic, food and animal health.
PHYTOCERAMIDES: Polar lipids rich in glycosylceramides, Ecopure vegetable DNA, omega-6 and omega-3 polyunsaturated free fatty acids, polysaccharides, vegetable proteins, natural antioxidants…
Thanks to its skills, rigor and professionalism, E.P.I. France active ingredients are approved by the largest leadership in cosmetics and nutrition in France and internationally.
THE BOOM IN NUTRICOSMETICS
Health and beauty : the two always go together… and involve both cosmetics and nutrition.
E.P.I. FRANCE has understood the synergistic action represented by the concept of “Inside Out”. This is why, since 2006, a large part of its R&D work is dedicated to active nutritional ingredients.
Based on scientific expertise in ceramides, biochemistry, cell biology and skin aging, E.P.I. FRANCE has marshaled all its knowledge to market oral PHYTOCERAMIDES for skin health and beauty.
CERAMOSIDES™ POWDER and OIL NEUTRA
Exclusive and patented oral hydrating and antiaging glycosylceramides/DGDG complex. Guaranteed additive-free, preservative-free and gluten-free.
E.P.I. FRANCE has put the emphasis on the safety of CERAMOSIDES™ and their compliance with the regulations on nutritional and food supplements (HACCP principles, DGCCRF certificate for use in food supplements formulations, New Dietary Ingredient (NDI) application accepted in the USA). Other filings are under way internationally and CERAMOSIDES™ are certified kosher.
CLINICAL STUDIES AND RECOMMENDATIONS
The CERAMOSIDES™ NEUTRA range has a solid scientific backing including characterization, stability, in vitro testing, clinical studies in humans, placebo testing, demonstrated action mechanism.
A double-blind placebo-controlled clinical trial on 60 volunteers showed:
- Significant results within 15 days
- Low-dose efficacy (CERAMOSIDES™ POWDER NEUTRA : 30 mg/day and CERAMOSIDES™ OIL NEUTRA : 70 mg/day)
- Beneficial effect perceived by volunteers
- Improved skin hydration and reduction in trans-epidermal water loss
- Improved elasticity
- Reduced roughness
- Improved cutaneous microrelief
CERAMOSIDES™ have recently been referenced by one of the world’s largest food supplement manufacturers.
CERAMOSIDES™ POWDER NEUTRA
Powder form composed of Glycosylceramides and DGDG complex, purified and concentrated.
Capsules, tablets, soft capsules formulation. Its high water dispersibility also allows sticks and beverage formulation.
CERAMOSIDES™ OIL NEUTRA
Natural wheat seed oil rich in polar lipids composed of glycosylceramides and DGDG complex.
Soft capsule formulation