All posts by: Maria Higgins

About Maria Higgins

Beauty and luxury lifestyle website by a herbal extracts expert Maria. Follow our articles and read on to discover the best botanical ingredients, hyaluronic acid, vitamins and other organic chemicals for pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, health-food, and cosmetics industries.

Artemisinins – the Most Effective Malaria Treatment

Artemisinin is a chemical compound, extracted from the herb Artemisia annua (sweet wormwood) widely used in Chinese traditional medicine. Artemisinin and its derivatives possess the most rapid action compared to all existing drugs against P. falciparum malaria. The artemisinin-combination therapies are the standard treatment worldwide for malaria, and ensuring easier access to them, particularly in … Continue reading

June 17, 2019 Herbal Extracts

What is the Difference Between Glucosamine Sulfate And Chondroitin Sulfate?

What is Glucosamine Sulfate? Glucosamine, chondroitin and methyl sulfonyl methane, or MSM, can be used together with a single supplement for the treatment of osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis when the cartilage of the buffer joint degenerates. Glucosamine and chondroitin are substances that play a role in joint health, and MSM … Continue reading

May 17, 2019 Chondroitin Sulfate

Something You Need To Know About Cosmetic Grade Hyaluronic Acid

In recent years, the skin care industry has undergone tremendous changes. Today, let’s talk about hyaluronic acid. Let’s start with the basics. In the cosmetic industry, the formulators are striving to get safer and more efficient cosmetic raw materials. Sodium Hyaluronate (HA), which is well-known as the natural moisturizing factor, is just this kind of … Continue reading

April 30, 2019 Hyaluronic Acid, Skin Care

Micro HA for Cosmetic Applications

Macromolecule active ingredients (or at least 500KD) are historically difficult or impossible to deliver topically through tissue structures with the limitation of traditional methods. The topical delivery of large molecules through skin, hair, eyes, mucosal surfaces and bone are difficult using high molecular weight hyaluronic acid. In the past, the most common form of hyaluronic … Continue reading

March 22, 2019 Hyaluronic Acid