Definitions

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  • n. A lipid composed of sphingosine and a fatty acid.

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Examples

  • According to their research the gene contains the instructions of what is known as ceramide synthase.

    Biosingularity

  • Redken's Time Reset range, which is aimed specifically at the over-45s, uses "peptides and ceramide" to target cavities in hairs, and make them lovely and shiny again.

    The beauty bible

  • When the choice comes down to paying the mortgage or indulging in the latest and greatest serums, lotions, gels, and ceramide creams, I've opted for shelter over vanity.

    Stress Talks, Beauty Walks

  • To keep your skin from drying out, smooth on moisturizer — preferably with glycerin, fatty acids, ceramide, or cholesterol — after bathing, while your skin is damp.

    Tip of the day: Prevent dry winter skin, moisturize early and often

  • It has the same ceramide complex ingredients touted by expensive department store lines.

    Weekend Beauty - Bath & Body: Confessions of a Bathaholic

  • They are like Legos, coming in different shapes, sizes, and types that help construct collagen or create lubricating ceramide in the skin.

    Simple Skin Beauty

  • Copper is also a coenzyme for collagen synthesis, in the same way that niacinamide is cofactor for the reaction that increases ceramide production in the skin.

    Simple Skin Beauty

  • To keep your skin from drying out, smooth on moisturizer—preferably with glycerin, fatty acids, ceramide, or cholesterol—after bathing, while your skin is damp.

    Tip of the day: Prevent dry winter skin, moisturize early and often

  • Rapid reactive oxygen species production by mitochondria in endothelial cells exposed to tumor necrosis factor-alpha is mediated by ceramide.

    The UltraMind Solution

  • The Bio Sublim Cream Conditioner contains a blend of seven essential oils and vegetable oils including sweet orange, argan and sunflower together with beeswax and Omega 6 ceramide to give a deeply nourishing effect from root to tip, making even unmanageable and knotted hair smooth and easy to control.

    Archive 2008-01-01

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