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- Hou, Joon Hyuk; Shin, Hyunjung; Jang, Kyoung Hwa; Park, Chae Kyu; Koo, Bonsuk; Shin, Hyeji; Yuk, Soon Hong; Lee, Ki Yong
- Phytotherapy research 2019 v.33 no.3 pp. 584-590
- sebum, etc ; Panax ginseng; Propionibacterium acnes; acne; active ingredients; antibiotics; antimicrobial properties; bacteria; drugs; ethanol; hair follicles; hydrophobicity; nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy; spectral analysis; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... Acne is a chronic inflammatory disease of the skin that occurs when bacteria abnormally grow in hair follicles. The most common treatment is antibiotics, but they are limited due to antibiotic resistance. The purpose of this study was to identify the active ingredients of the antimicrobial effects of red ginseng (Panax ginseng C.A. Meyer), compare it to existing antibacterial substances, and deter ...