Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Dermatology by Ronald Ross WatsonBioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Dermatology by Ronald Ross Watson

Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Dermatology

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Hardcover | November 27, 2012

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The role of Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Preventive Dermatology provides current and concise scientific appraisal of the efficacy of foods, nutrients, herbs, and dietary supplements in preventing dermal damage and cancer as well as improving skin health.  This important new volume reviews and presents new hypotheses and conclusions on the effects of different bioactive foods and their components derived particularly from vegetables, fruits, and herbs.  Primary emphasis is on treatment and prevention of dermal damage focusing on skin cancers with significant health care costs and mortality. Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Preventive Dermatology brings together expert clinicians and researchers working on the different aspects of supplementation, foods, and plant extracts and nutrition and skin health. Their expertise provides the most current knowledge in the field and will serve as the foundation for advancing future research. 

Title:Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in DermatologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:544 pages, 25.4 × 17.8 × 0.01 inPublished:November 27, 2012Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1627031669

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Table of Contents

Section A:   Overview


1.    Mediterranean Diet and Skin health

Laura Primavesi, Marta Piantanida, Valerio Pravettoni


2.    Immune mediated disorders of skin-role of dietary factors and plant extracts?             

Yashwant Kumar, and Alka Bhatia


3.    UV irradiations, micronutrient supplementation and cutaneous health: overview Saeed Hosseini and S. Ali Mostafavi


4.    Skin Health and Metabolic Complications                                                                  

Vijaya Juturu

5.    Probiotics and skin health

Audrey Guéniche, J. Benyacoub, S. Blum, L. Breton, I. Castiel



Section B: Dietary Nutrients and Skin



6.       Vitamin C (L-Ascorbic Acid): Antioxidant involved in skin care
Rashmi Saini,  Sachin L. Badole


7.    Omega 3 fatty acid in psoriasis

Aman B Upaganlawar, Sachin L. Badole



8.    Arginine derived nitric oxide: Key to healthy Skin
Rashmi Saini,  Sachin L. Badole 



9.    Taurine (2-aminoethanesulfonic acid): Useful in skin diseases

Sachin L. Badole, Swapnil M. Chaudhari





Section C:  Plant and plant components and skin care


10. Turmeric (Curcuma longa L) the Indian golden curry spice as a skin care agent: validation of the traditional uses

Manjeshwar Shrinath Baliga, Sunitha Venkatesh, Shilpa Mrinal, Nandakishore Bala, Princy Louis Palatty


11. Ginger (Zingiber officinale Roscoe) the dietary agent in skin care: a review

Rajesh Wilson, Raghavendra Haniadka, Popuri Sandhya, Princy Louis Palatty, Manjeshwar Shrinath Baliga


12. Amla (Emblica officinalis Gaertn) the Indian indigenous berry in skin care

Nandhini Joseph, Manjeshwar Poonam Baliga Rao, Nikku Mathew Geevarughese, Princy Louis Pallaty, Manjeshwar Shrinath Baliga  


13. Review on the use of Aloe Vera (Aloe) in dermatology

Raghavendra Haniadka, Pratibha S Kamble, Ayesha Azmidha, Prajwal Prabhudev Mane,  Nikku Mathew Geevarughese, Princy Louis Palatty,  Manjeshwar Shrinath Baliga


Section D: Dietary components and skin health


14. Chocolate and Skin Health

Leena Patel and Ronald Ross Watson  


15. Natural Dietary Factors (Products), Antioxidants and Skin Health

Howard A. Epstein


16. Nutrient-Rich Botanicals In Skin Health - Focus On Avena sativa                         Khalid Mahmood, Claude Saliou, Warren Wallo 


17. The Role of Polyphenols in Skin Health

Grace Emily McClain, Ronald Ross Watson  


18. Resveratrol in dermal health

Dipak K. Das, Hannah Vasanthi


19. Skin care properties of grape seed polyphenols, a byproduct of the

winery industry

Manjeshwar Poonam Baliga-Rao, Raghavendra Haniadka,  

Karadka Ramdas Thilakchand, Princy Louis Palatty, Manjeshwar Shrinath Baliga


20. Skin health benefits of coenzyme Q10

Jarmila Hojerova


21. Protection against free radicals (UVB irradiation) of water soluble enzymatic extract from rice bran.  Study using human keratinocyte monolayer and reconstructed human epidermis

C. Santa-María, E. Revilla, E. Miramontes, J. Bautista, A. Garcia-Martinez,  E. Romero, E.M. Carballo, J.  Parrado




Section E:  Essential nutrients and skin cancer


22. Folate Nutrition in Skin Health and Skin Cancer Prevention                                     Yira Bermudez,  Katharine Cordova, Joshua D. Williams


23. Vitamin D and  skin cancer: Meet sunshine half-way

Tirang R. Neyestani   


24. Vitamin E in Skin Cancer and Aging Skin                                                                        A. Chloe Meltzer, Ronald Ross Watson


Section F: Dietary components and skin cancer


25. Dietary Plant Extracts and Foods in Prevention and Skin Cancer: An Overview

Chelsea Lynn Carey and Ronald Ross Watson  



26. Promising Plant Extracts with In Vivo Anti-Melanoma Potential

Farid Menaa, Sachin L. Badole, Bouzid Menaa, Abder Menaa


27. Molecular sensors and mediators of skin cancer preventative phytochemicals

Andrea Aquilato, Barbara B. Doonan, Tze-chen Hsieh, Joseph M Wu   


28. Soyabean key role in skin cancer

Sachin L. Badole and Sagar P. Mahamuni


29. Bioactive Polyacetylenes in Carrots in Cancer Prevention

Lars Porskjær Christensen


30. Chocolate: a role in skin care and cancer

Ronald Ross Watson and Amanda Berg


31. N-acetylcysteine for Reduction in Oxidative Stress/Damage and Prevention of Melanoma

Pamela B. Cassidy, Sancy A. Leachman, Douglas Grossman


32. An Indian spice: Turmeric,  in Relation to Skin Health and Cancer

Shree Acharya and Ronald Ross Watson 


33. Green tea (Camellia sinensis): key role in skin cancer

Mahavir Ghante and Sachin L. Badole


34.  Camellia sinensis (tea) in the prevention of UV-induced carcinogenesis: a mechanistic overview

Princy L. Palatty, Manjeshwar Shrinath Baliga, Anatappa Govindaraju Rajeev, Raghavendra Haniadka,  Harshith P Bhat, Karkala Shreedhara Ranganath Pai, Manoj P Rai, Nikku Mathew Geevarughese, Rajesh Arora 


35. Melanoma and Leptin

Arash Sabetisoofyani



Section G:  Plants and plant components and non-cancerous skin diseases



36. Curcuma longa: use for skin disease care

Anand A. Zanwar, Sachin L. Badole, Farid Menaa


37. Western diet-mediated mTORC1-signaling in acne, psoriasis, atopic dermatitis and related diseases of civilization: Therapeutic role of plant-derived natural mTORC1 inhibitors

Bodo C. Melnik    


38. Legumes and Preventive Dermatology

Jesus M. Porres  and Wen-Hsing Cheng


39. Licorice - Glycyrrhiza glabra Linn used for dermatitis

Bhushan P. Pimple, Sachin L. Badole, Aman B. Upaganlawar,  Madanrao N Mane


40. Role of Emhlica officinalis in prevention of skin disease

Anand A. Zanwar, *Sachin L. Badole,  Rashmi Saini


41. Sphaeranthus indicus: skin disease preventive plant

Madanrao N Mane and Sachin L. Badole 



42. Mangosteen (Garcinia mangostana. Linn): role in prevention of skin disorders

Aman B. Upaganlawar, Sachin L. Badole  




43. Exploring Neem (Azadirachta indica) for Antidermatophytic Activity
Bhushan P. Pimple,  Sachin L. Badole, Farid Meena


44. Pongamia pinnata (Linn) used in skin disease

Sachin L. Badole and Bhushan P. Pimple


45. Aloe vera: use for skin disease
Sachin L. Badole, Pranita P. Bagul, Farid Menaa


46. Tinospora cordifolia (Willd.) Miers. (Menispermaceae): Beneficial effect on skin diseases

Sachin L Badole, Swapnil M. Chaudhari, Anand A. Zanwar


47. Withania somnifera: use for skin disease     

Anand A. Zanwar , Sachin L. Badole, , Rashmi Saini


48. The Role of Probiotics in Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema) and Skin Allergy Reactions - Prevention and Therapy

Öner Özdemir