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Azelaic Acid Powder

Azelaic Acid Powder
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Basic Information of Azelaic acid Powder

Product NameAzelaic acid PowderOther NameAzelaic acid
Specification99.5%AppearanceWhite crystalline powder
Molecular FormulaC9H16O4Molecular Weight188.22
CAS NO.123-99-9EINECS NO.204-669-1
StandardUSP or EPCertificationsISO,KOSHER,FDA
GradeMedical and CosmeticSolubleWater
Structural FormulaAzelaic Acid powder

Azelaic acid powder is industrially produced by the ozonolysis of oleic acid. The side product is nonanoic acid. It is produced naturally by Malassezia furfur (also known as Pityrosporum ovale), a yeast that lives on normal skin. The bacterial degradation of nonanoic acid gives azelaic acid.

Function of Azelaic acid Powder

Azelaic acid powder is used to treat mild to moderate acne, both comedonal acne and inflammatory acne. It belongs to a class of medication called dicarboxylic acids. It works by killing acne bacteria that infect skin pores. It also decreases the production of keratin, which is a natural substance that promotes the growth of acne bacteria.

It  has been used for treatment of skin pigmentation including melasma and post inflammatory hyperpigmentation, particularly in those with darker skin types. It has been recommended as an alternative to hydroquinone (HQ). As a tyrosinase inhibitor, it reduces synthesis of melanin.

Application of Azelaic acid Powder

1. Azelaic Acid powder can inhibit microbial protein synthesis, so for propionibacterium acnes and staphylococcus epidermidis have antibacterial activity, can be used as anti-acne drug.

2. For a good skin permeability, cream cosmetics adding our acid can increase absorption through the skin functions,and a brightening of the effectiveness of Lipstick .

3. Azelaic Acid powder or zinc salts, and vitamin B6 compatibility, can be used for hair care products for men, hair loss disease,hormone-based treatment, and at the same time to stimulate hair growth.

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