Linoleic AcidLinoleic Acid
01 Apr.
Linoleic Acid is a polyunsaturated omega-6 fatty acid which is of exceptional importance for the skin's defensive functions. It's used in the biosynthesis of some prostaglandins and arachidonic acid....
Oleic AcidOleic Acid
12 Mar.
The beneficial effects of olive oil lie in its composition - it's exceptionally rich in oleic acid. Oleic acid is a key component of the omega-9 fatty acids group. This group consists of 5 fatty acids....
Malic AcidMalic Acid
07 Mar.
Malic acid belongs to the group of fruit acids because it is found primarily in fruits. Uses of Malic Acid Malic acid is used in the food industry under the name E296....
Aspartic AcidAspartic Acid
27 Nov.
Aspartic acid is one of the 2 main excitatory amino acids in the brain - the other being glutamine. Benefits of Aspartic Acid Aspartic acid is needed to maintain balance in the central nervous system....
Arachidonic AcidArachidonic Acid
28 Oct.
Arachidonic acid is a polyunsaturated fatty acid found in phospholipids....
Nicotinic AcidNicotinic Acid
25 May
Hence, pellagra is the result of nicotinic acid deficiency. Functions of Nicotinic Acid Nicotinic acid has many important functions....
Ascorbic AcidAscorbic Acid
21 May
Sources of Ascorbic Acid In natural form, ascorbic acid is found in many products such as citrus fruits, potatoes, cabbage, rosehips, peppers, blackcurrants, onions and leafy vegetables....
Salicylic AcidSalicylic Acid
10 Aug.
Salicylic acid may be purchased in the form of a white powder in packets. Use of the salicylic acid Salicylic acid is often used in shower gels, tonics, cleansing face foams and scrubs....
Folic AcidFolic Acid
20 Jan.
The three main components of folic acid are PABA, glutamic acid and pteridin....
Lipoic acidLipoic acid
04 Dec.
known as octanoic acid....
21 Dec.
Composition of Citrus Citrus fruits contain high amounts of vitamin C, vitamin group B and vitamin P. They also contain sugars, organic acids and essential oils that give them an attractive scent....
Omega 3 fatty acidOmega 3 fatty acid
24 Nov.
The three most important dietary omega-3 fatty acids are alpha-linolenic acid, eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid....
Citrus CakeCitrus Cake
13 Feb.
Preparing the layer: Beat the eggs with the sugar and vanilla until the sugar dissolves. Then, gradually add the flour until homogeneous. Add the breadcrumbs and stir again. Prepare a cake form with removable walls. Smear...
Foods to Avoid if Suffering from Acid RefluxFoods to Avoid if Suffering from Acid Reflux
17 Apr.
- Spices; - Mayonnaise; - Alcoholic beverages; - Tomatoes; - Mustard; - Cabbage; - Citrus fruits; - Vinegar; - Peppers; - Cream cakes; - Garlic; - Cinnamon; - Onions; - Coffee; -...
Omega-9 Fatty AcidsOmega-9 Fatty Acids
11 Nov.
Choosing and Storing Omega-9 Fatty Acids Omega-9 fatty acids are contained in the formulas of various essential fatty acid complexes....