Alpha-glucan oligosaccharide is in a class of prebiotic ingredients also found on ingredients lists as Fructooligosaccharides, lactobacillus extract filtrate, rhamnose and saccharomyces cerevisiae (yeast) extract. Prebiotics are a class of ingredients which can be found on ingredients lists as fructooligosaccharides, lactobacillus extract filtrate, rhamnose and saccharomyces cerevisiae (yeast) extract.
Prebiotics are a type of non-digestible dietary fiber used in skincare products to support the skin's microbiome, which consists of beneficial bacteria that contribute to skin health.
Prebiotics offer benefits such as: - Help maintain a balanced and healthy skin microbiome by promoting the growth of beneficial bacteria. - Support the skin's natural defences against harmful microorganisms, contributing to overall skin health. - Enhance the skin's barrier function, reducing moisture loss and improving hydration. - Can have a calming effect on the skin, helping to soothe and alleviate inflammation and irritation.
If any of the following apply Alpha-Glucan Oligosaccharide might be a good option for you:
If any of the following apply it might be best to avoid Alpha-Glucan Oligosaccharide:
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