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International Journal of Pharmacy & Biomedical Research (IJPBR)
Year : 2020, Volume : 7, Issue : 2
First page : (25) Last page : (31)
Article doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18782/2394-3726.1084

An Emerging Vogue: Green Cosmeceutical with the Substantial Impact of Mushroom

Bindu Rani and Kiran*
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences M. D. University, Rohtak, India
*Corresponding Author E-mail: kirankangra90@gmail.com
Received: 4.03.2020  |  Revised: 7.04.2020   |  Accepted: 11.04.2020 


Natural plants extracts and their active constituents are used by the cosmetic industries to develop or design cosmeceutical formulations. Now days, Mushrooms are in great demand because of its traditional values and have been recently used as a component in the cosmetic industries. Mushroom is a rich source of phenolics, polyphenolics, terpenoids, selenium, polysaccharides, vitamins, and volatile organic compounds. Phenolics & Polyphenolics posses natural skin lightening, scavengers for free radicals and act as antioxidants. Terpenoids & Triterpenoids act as Anti-infective, immunomodulator and sun protecter. Amino Acids show Anti-inflammatory activity. Mushroom lectins are endowed with mitogenic, antiproliferative, antitumor, antiviral, and immune stimulating potential, which make mushroom as ideal candidates for cosmetics products

Keywords: Cosmeceuticals, Mushroom, Anti-infective, Antioxidant, Antiproliferative

Full Text : PDF; Journal doi : http://dx.doi.org/10.18782/2394-3726

Cite this article: Bindu, R., & Kiran (2020). An Emerging Vogue: Green Cosmeceutical with the Substantial Impact of Mushroom, Int. J. Phar. & Biomedi. Rese. 7(2), 25-31. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.18782/2394-3726.1084