sarsasapogenin

sarsasapogenin (särˈ·s·saˈ·p·jeˑ·nin)),

n steroid obtained by hydrolysis of sarsasaponin from the plant sarsaparilla. See also sarsaparilla.
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It is based on Sarsasapogenin, which is a phytosterol devoid of estrogen, progesterone, glucocorticoid and testosterone activity.
Sarsasapogenin and macelignan promote fat cell formation in aging hands to restore fullness and plumpness.
7) Scientists have discovered that two plant-based extracts, sarsasapogenin and macelignan, work synergistically to favorably target fat cell (adipocyte) development in aging hands.
Sarsasapogenin is a compound isolated from the roots of the plant Anemarrhena asphodeloides.
Together, sarsasapogenin and macelignan promote fat accumulation in newly formed adipocytes.
Innovative topical compounds, including N-acetyl glucosamine, retinol, sarsasapogenin, macelignan, and acetyl octapeptide-3 work through multiple mechanisms to relieve the aforementioned tell-tale signs of aging often seen on the top of the hands.
These topical compounds, including N-acetyl glucosamine, retinol, sarsasapogenin, macelignan, macadamia oil, and acetyl octapeptide-3, have been scientifically proven to lighten age spots, reduce dryness and crepiness, and diminish wrinkles, all of which promote the appearance of younger-looking hands.