an article by Anggita Beth Hadi

Navigating Stem Cells Cosmetics: Separating Fact from Fiction in Luxurious Cosmetics

Cosmetics based on stem cells are widely available on the market as high-end products, particularly in the skincare category. Have you ever wondered whether those luxurious cosmetics worth the money? If so, you should read this article. However, in order to respond to this query, we must first comprehend how stem cells are often seen and the reasons for their remarkable properties.

The second question that arise after learning about stem cells is, “where did they get this stem cells from?” You are right if you answer “Plants.” Do you believe it will function in humans the same way as it does in plants if it comes from plants? If your answer is no, then you are correct. There is no scientific confirmation of the effectiveness of plant-based stem cells because keeping stem cells alive and functioning outside of their niche is difficult.

Revolutionizing Beauty: Breakthroughs in Stem Cells Cosmetics Research

For years we believed that human stem cells could only be used in therapy, in the form of injections or other therapies administered in a clinic. Think about how luxurious that sounds. I constantly imagine what it would be like to have stem cells cosmetics. Eventually, after holding out hope for a very long time, several researchers from South Korea are looking into it. 

Human Stem Cells in cosmetics as luxurious topical products in the coming years.

In 2020, scientists in South Korea used Human Stem Cells’ safety criteria as the basis for cosmetic ingredients. If you see “cell conditioned media” in the ingredient list, it often indicates a “Growth Factor Cocktail” for your skin. This medium grows cells that will become our fat cells. These cells produce growth factors, antioxidants, and protective agents, aiding wound repair. This means it contains many functional cosmetic components. As a result, human skin shows improvements in wrinkles, whitening, hydration, and reduced water loss. They included extra substances to protect the contents, leading to higher efficacy. Although they tested these topical products on humans with significant effects, the products need more trials before public release.

In 2021, another study in South Korea used a new cosmetic medium. This medium reduced wrinkles, improved antioxidant activity, and enhanced skin regeneration. It had similar skin-rejuvenating effects as the previous medium in 2020. By promoting essential substances like collagen, these products support the growth of skin cells, making your skin healthier and more vibrant.

Unlocking Beauty’s Future: The Transformative Potential of Human Stem Cells Cosmetics

Skin rejuvenation is improved after using a topical product using Human Stem Cells-based cosmetics.

We have discovered the benefits these products bring to rejuvenate our skin, including:

  • Enhancing skin regeneration
  • Diminishing wrinkles
  • Brightening the skin
  • Boosting antioxidant activity

All in all, using stem cells in cosmetics applications cannot be dismissed as trivial. Improving peoples’ aesthetic concerns can significantly improve their quality of life. Conditions such as facial acne scars or bald patches can be detrimental to a person’s self-perception and body image, which could have serious consequences. From the research conducted, human stem cells that can be the future to answer our hope to our beauty concerns.

This will be an incredibly valuable thing that we can get from the market and will be our preferred method of achieving beauty in the future. This represents a luxurious glimpse into the future of beauty, since the research is challenging and costly, the price on the market will be greatly high as well. Although studies have been done to date to demonstrate the benefits of human stem cells for skin conditions, further investigation and clinical trials are still required.