Efficacy and Tolerance Evaluation of an Amino Acid Food Supplement

D

Derming

Status

Completed

Conditions

Skin Photoaging

Treatments

Dietary Supplement: Nutrakos®

Study type

Interventional

Funder types

Other

Identifiers

NCT03801343
E1618

Details and patient eligibility

About

Skin moisturizing and elasticizing efficacy of an amino acid food supplement

Full description

Primary end point of this study was to evaluate the moisturizing and elasticizing activity of "Nutrakos®" Amino Acid Food Supplement, both photoexposed and not photoexposed on skin areas (forearm volar and dorsal surface) by non-invasive instrumental measurements; the product will be tested for 1 month by female subjects, aged 35-70 years with skin photoaging. An additional aim of this study was to evaluate the product tolerance both by investigator and volunteers.

Enrollment

12 patients

Sex

Female

Ages

35 to 70 years old

Volunteers

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Inclusion criteria

* female sex, * 35-70 years, * skin phototype II and III according to Fitzpatrick's classification (see par. 8.2.1) * accepting to not change their habits regarding food, physical activity, body cosmetic and cleansing products; * accepting not to expose their body to strong UV irradiation (UV session, or sun bathes) during the entire duration of the study; * accepting to sign the informed consent form.

Exclusion criteria

* Pregnancy; * lactation; * smokers; * alcohol or drug abusers; * skin phototype I, IV, V and VI according to Fitzpatrick's classification * subjects not in menopause who do not use adequate contraceptive precautions in order to avoid pregnancies during the study; * subjects not in menopause who do not accept to perform the pregnancy test at T0 and at the end of the study (T1M); * Body Mass Index (BMI) variation (± 1) during the study period; * change in the normal habits regarding food, physical activity, body cosmetic and cleansing use during the month preceding the test; * sensitivity to the test product or its ingredients (to be assessed by the investigator during the baseline visit); * subjects whose insufficient adhesion to the study protocol is foreseeable; * participation in a similar study currently or during the previous 6 months; * dermatitis; * presence of cutaneous disease on the tested area, as lesions, scars, malformations; * clinical and significant skin condition on the test area (e.g. active eczema, psoriasis, severe rosacea, scleroderma, local infections and severe acne); * diabetes; * endocrine disease; * hepatic disorder; * renal disorder; * cardiac disorder; * pulmonary disease; * cancer; * neurological or psychological disease; * inflammatory/immunosuppressive disease; * drug allergy; * anti-inflammatory drugs, anti-histaminic, topic and systemic corticosteroids, narcotic, antidepressant, immunosuppressive drugs (with the except of contraceptive or hormonal treatment starting more than 1 year before the study); * using of drugs able to influence the test results in the investigator opinion.

Trial design

Primary purpose

Treatment

Allocation

N/A

Interventional model

Single Group Assignment

Masking

None (Open label)

12 participants in 1 patient group

Nutrakos®
Experimental group
Description:
12 female subjects aged 35-70, have taken during a meal, for the 1 month ,2 stick packs/die of the food supplement
Treatment:
Dietary Supplement: Nutrakos®

Trial contacts and locations

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