(1) Carnosine is a dipeptide of the amino acids beta-alanine and histidine. It is highly concentrated in muscle and brain tissues. (2) Carnosine has been proven to scavenge reactive oxygen species (ROS) as well as alpha-beta unsaturated aldehydes formed from peroxidation of cell membrane fatty acids during oxidative stress. (3) Carnosine was found to inhibit diabetic nephropathy by protecting the podocytes and mesangial cells.
Cosmetics Ingredients Raw Material Anti-Wrinkle L-Carnosine Powder