Bioactive Dietary Factors and Plant Extracts in Dermatology

  • Ronald Ross Watson
  • Sherma Zibadi

Part of the Nutrition and Health book series (NH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. Overview

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Laura Primavesi, Marta Piantanida, Valerio Pravettoni
      Pages 3-14
    3. Vijaya Juturu
      Pages 39-47
    4. Audrey Guéniche, J. Benyacoub, S. Blum, L. Breton, I. Castiel
      Pages 49-58
  3. Dietary Nutrients and Skin

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 59-59
    2. Rashmi Saini, Sachin L. Badole, Anand A. Zanwar
      Pages 61-66
    3. Aman B. Upaganlawar, Sachin L. Badole
      Pages 67-71
    4. Rashmi Saini, Sachin L. Badole, Anand A. Zanwar
      Pages 73-82
    5. Sachin L. Badole, Swapnil M. Chaudhari
      Pages 83-89
  4. Plant and plant components and skin care

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Manjeshwar Shrinath Baliga, Sunitha Venkatesh, Shilpa Mrinal, Nandakishore Bala, Princy Louis Palatty
      Pages 93-102
    3. Rajesh Wilson, Raghavendra Haniadka, Popuri Sandhya, Princy Louis Palatty, Manjeshwar Shrinath Baliga
      Pages 103-111
    4. Nandhini Joseph, Manjeshwar Poonam Baliga Rao, Nikku Mathew Geevarughese, Princy Louis Pallaty, Manjeshwar Shrinath Baliga
      Pages 113-123
    5. Raghavendra Haniadka, Pratibha S. Kamble, Ayesha Azmidha, Prajwal Prabhudev Mane, Nikku Mathew Geevarughese, Princy Louis Palatty et al.
      Pages 125-133
  5. Dietary components and skin health

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Leena Patel, Ronald Ross Watson
      Pages 137-141

About this book


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. 


Antioxidants Basal Cell Carcinoma Bioactive Dietary Factors Botanicals Dermal Damage Dermal Health Dietary Supplements Melanoma Non-nutritional Antioxidants Nutrient Supplements Oxidative Stress Rosacea Skin Cancer UV Irradiation Vitamins

Editors and affiliations

  • Ronald Ross Watson
    • 1
  • Sherma Zibadi
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Arizona Mel and, Enid Zuckerman College of Public HealthDivision of Health Promotion SciencesTusconUSA
  2. 2.Division of Health Promotion Sciences, Mel and Enid ZuckermanUniversity of ArizonaTucsonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-62703-166-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-62703-167-7
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