Chromafend™ biofunctional INCI Name: Water (aqua) (and) Glycerin (and) Hydrolyzed Linseed Extract

Chromafend biofunctional is a unique patent-pending flax extract designed to help conserve melanin in the hair follicle. This innovative technology targets specific proteins that are key to the control of melanin synthesis. Research shows that Chromafend biofunctional boosts essential markers for protecting natural hair color as demonstrated byin vitro and ex vivo studies. This protection technology may help preserve and protect the natural beauty of hair resulting in a youthful, healthy appearance.

Application Information




Hair Care

Biofunctional used in hair serums and treatments, scalp treatments and conditioners.

  • Boosts tyrosinase expression ex vivo to help production of melanin
  • Boosts TRP1 expression in vitro to help production of melanin
  • Boosts Pmel17 expression in vitro to help favor melanin synthesis
  • Boosts MITF expression in vitro to help regulate melanin synthesis
  • Boosts c-Kit expression in vitro to help melanin process
  • Boosts PAR-2 expression in keratinocytes in vitro which are involved in melanin transfer

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Technical Information

Formulations and Solution Properties

Recommended use level: 0.5-1.0 percent

Available as an aqueous solution.

Market Information



Product Types or Functions

Personal Care
Hair Care
Anti-aging, Natural Hair Color Maintenance, Vincience™ BiotHAIRapy™ biofunctional