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Articles by Matouš Huťťa in JoVE
Preparation of Keratin Hydrolysate from Chicken Feathers and Its Application in Cosmetics Pavel Mokrejš1, Matouš Huťťa1, Jana Pavlačková2, Pavlína Egner2 1Department of Polymer Engineering, Faculty of Technology, Tomas Bata University in Zlín, 2Department of Fat, Tenside and Cosmetics Technology, Faculty of Technology, Tomas Bata University in Zlín The goal of the protocol is to prepare keratin hydrolysate from chicken feathers by alkaline-enzymatic hydrolysis and to test whether adding keratin hydrolysate into a cosmetics ointment base improves skin barrier function (heightening hydration and diminishing transepidermal water loss). Tests are conducted on men and woman volunteers.
Other articles by Matouš Huťťa on PubMed
The Cosmetic and Dermatological Potential of Keratin Hydrolysate Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology. | Pubmed ID: 28164425 Although keratin hydrolysates have become established as standard components in hair and nail cosmetics, studies on the moisturizing effects of keratin hydrolysates do not appear among contemporary literature.