Phytosterols

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Phytosterols are plant-derived compounds that are similar in structure and function to cholesterol. Phytosterol contains different types of sterols like Brassicasterol, Stigmasterol, Campesterol, Betasitosterol and other others sterols.

The recommended daily intake of 2-3 gms of Phytosterols reduces cholesterol absorption by 30-40% and LDL-cholesterol by 10-15% on average. Elevated triglyceride levels are a risk factor for CVD and Phytosterol reduces triglyceride by 14%.

It is used in the prevention and treatment of arteriosclerosis, cancer, skin and cervical cancer. It also facilitates wound healing, increases micro-circulation and boosts immune system.

Phytosterol is an important raw material for Vitamin D3 synthesis and 4-AD manufacturing which is a precursor for Hormones.

It has high skin permeability and can be used as a skin moisturizer. It promotes skin rejuvenation and prevents skin damage caused by exposure to sunlight. A skin lotion containing Phytosterol as water/oil emulsion has a pleasant, non-oily feel and is resistant to degradation.

Available Concentrations:

  • Natural refined Phytosterol 90IP-Soy
  • Natural refined Phytosterol 90IP-Sunflower
  • Natural refined Phytosterol 95IP-Soy
  • Natural refined Phytosterol 95IP-Sunflower