nordihydroguaiaretic acid

Antioxidants , Plant Extracts
Component of some plants that has been shown to have anticancer properties for skin and that may also protect skin from sun damage; also a potent antioxidant (Sources: British Journal of Cancer, April 2002, pages 1188–1196; Molecular Carcinogenesis, June 2002, pages 102–111; and Biochemical Pharmacology, March 2002, pages 1165–1176).

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