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Apple Fruit Stem Cells Repair Sagging or Drooping Skin and Wrinkles

Updated on April 20, 2018

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Apple fruit stem cells stimulate rapid growth of human stem cells necessary for the repair of sagging or drooping skin and wrinkles. Topical (external) application of a treatment containing apple fruit stem cells creates beautiful skin.

apple (malus domestica) fruit
apple (malus domestica) fruit | Source

Definition: What are apple fruit stem cells?

Apple fruit stem cells, also called malus domestica fruit cells, are extracted by a process of growing apple cultures in a laboratory environment. This process starts when a healthy piece of apple tissue is removed from an apple. A small cut is then made in the apple tissue. As the apple tissue begins to heal itself, new cells form on the surface of the cut. The new cells that form are referred to as a callus. The apple fruit stem cells are then extracted from the callus. There are over 7,500 varieties of apples. However, in cosmetics the apple fruit stem cells of most interest are those of plants that are known for longevity or a long shelf life, such as the rare Swiss Uttwiler Spätlaube apple. These types of long-lived apples are known to have highly active stem cells which, when applied to the skin in a cream or serum, reverse the effects of aging by reducing the depth of wrinkles and improving the skin's elasticity or cushion.

History: What is the origin of apple fruit stem cells?

The apple tree originated in Western Asia, and apples have been grown for thousands of years in all parts of Asia and Europe. Apples were introduced to North America by the European colonists and are readily available today. Stem cells were first discovered in the 1950s by medical researchers. Stems cells are found in humans, animals, and plants. It is the technology of recent years that led to the discovery of apple fruit stem cells to aid in the regeneration of human skin.

Body Elements: How do apple fruit stem cells affect the body?

In humans, there are two main types of stem cells: embryonic stem cells and adult stem cells. The embryonic stems cells have the ability to change into any type of cell found in the body (e.g. skin cells, muscle cells, nerve cells, etc.) Adult stem cells, however, are only able to either replicate themselves or change into a type of cell that is similar to the types of cells surrounding it. The primary purpose of an adult stem cell is maintenance and repair of tissues.

The skin has two main layers: the epidermis (the topmost layer) and the dermis(the underlying layer consisting of blood vessels, sweat glands, hair follicles, etc.) At the base of the epidermis is the basal layer. The basal layer and areas near the hair follicles are thought to be the locations of adult stem cells responsible for regenerating the skin. However, it is a slow self-renewal process and as persons age, the rate at which new skin cells are created declines. This occurs because adult stem cells only have the ability to replicate themselves a limited number of times. The number of adult stem cells declines and, thus, the number of new skin cells being created declines.

Adult stem cells are responsible for creating new skin cells such as collagen and elastin fibers which form a fibrous matrix within the skin to provide support for skin structures. When the number of adult stem cells declines, damaged or dead skin cells begin to outnumber the healthy skin cells and wrinkles, deep creases, sagging, drooping, and loss of cushion becomes apparent.

human embryonic stem cells
human embryonic stem cells
connective tissue composed of collagen and elastin fibers
connective tissue composed of collagen and elastin fibers

Functions: How do apple fruit stem cells work on the body?

Adult stem cells can be extracted from natural plant sources such as the apple. These adult stem cells from plants have similarities to embryonic stem cells in the human body. When applied, apple fruit stem cells enable human skin cells to replenish themselves through a process of self-renewal. Apple fruit stem cells, extracted from apples which are known to survive for long or extended periods of time, are able to stimulate rapid growth of human stem cells. By increasing the number of stem cells, the number of skin cells that form collagen and elastin fibers (connective tissues) and other components of the skin increases improving the beauty and appearance of the skin. Thus, apple fruit stem cells have the effects of anti-aging on human skin.

Audience: Who would benefit from a product containing apple fruit stem cells?

Persons who would benefit from a cream or serum containing apple fruit stem cells, referred to on ingredient labeling as malus domestica fruit cell culture extract, would be anyone who is experiencing signs of aging or premature aging such as wrinkles, loss of elasticity and cushion, sagging, drooping, or deep creases.

Importance: Why are apple fruit stem cells significant?

The importance of apple fruit stem cells are their ability to stimulate the growth of human stem cells, a process which normally declines with age. Human stem cells are necessary for the creation of new skin cells to replace dead or damaged skin cells.

Conclusion

Apple fruit stem cells stimulate rapid growth of human stem cells. Human stem cells in the skin are responsible for 1) replicating themselves and 2) creating new skin cells to replace damaged or dead skin cells. The use of apple fruit stem cell culture extracts increases the number of human stem cells present in the skin, thereby, increasing the skin's ability to repair wrinkles and drooping or sagging skin.

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