A systematic review and meta-analysis published in the journal Nutrition Reviews, suggested that total mixed carotenoids as well as individual carotenoids were inversely related to metabolic syndrome (MetS), but no association was observed between retinol (also known as vitamin A) and MetS. This research was supported by Intramural Research Program of the NIH Biomedical Research,... View Article
The pilot, phase II, clinical trial examined the palm tocotrienol complex in those with diabetic kidney disease. A randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial was conducted by a group of researchers from the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University Malaysia, to investigate the effect of EVNol SupraBio on diabetic nephropathy (also known as diabetic kidney... View Article
A randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial was conducted by a group of researchers from the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Monash University Malaysia, to investigate the effect of EVNol SupraBio™ on diabetic nephropathy (also known as diabetic kidney disease). The study (1) is published in the high-impact journal, Nutrients, focusing on diabetic nephropathy, one of... View Article
01 Oct 2018 — A study has identified the importance of different forms of vitamin E – such as gamma-tocopherol and tocotrienols – over just alpha-tocopherol. The study’s findings show the potential benefits of formulating a vitamin E complete range over common vitamin E supplements that focus solely on alpha-tocopherol. Alpha-tocopherol transfer protein (ATTP) is... View Article
The health benefits of tocotrienols — chemicals in the vitamin E family — extend beyond the cosmetic, and may have significant benefits for the brain and liver. Tocotrienols have been the subject of numerous scientific studies in recent years, with many of the outcomes centred around their hair grown and skin health benefits. Read the... View Article
Asia is leading the charge in the nutricosmetics and aged care sectors, riding on the growing ‘beauty from within’ trend driven by the notion that “feeling good is looking good”. ExcelVite’s Nutritionist Diyanah spoke with NutraIngredients-Asia during Vitafoods Asia 2018. She discussed research evidence of EVNol SupraBio™ and EVNol™ for applications in nutricosmetics, providing beauty-from-within... View Article
There’s building research supporting the benefits of vitamin E supplementation for skin health and hair growth, according to the CEO of ExcelVite Sdn. Bhd., a Malaysia-based supplier of palm-derived vitamin E supplementation for skin health and hair growth, according to the CEO of ExcelVite Sdn. Bhd., a Malaysia-based supplier of palm-derived vitamin E. From its... View Article
Vitamin E is the name of a group of fat-soluble compounds that exert distinctive antioxidant activities. It can be found naturally in many vegetable oils, nuts, seeds and green vegetables, or taken as a dietary supplement. Read more at Natural Products INSIDER.