Article Outline
  1. 1. Healing Properties
    1. 1.1. Antioxidant
      1. 1.1.1. Skin Health
        1. Photoprotective
          1. UV Damage Protection
  2. 2. Disease / Symptom Treatment
    1. 2.1. Sunburn (sunscreen)

Djulis (Chenopodium formosanum)

Healing Properties


Skin Health

UV Damage Protection

Djulis protects the skin from UV Damage. Ameliorates Dermal Damage.[1]

  • Djulis Extract can protect skin against UV-induced damage.
    • This UV protection is mainly from contributions of rutin and chlorogenic acid.[1:1]

Disease / Symptom Treatment

Sunburn (sunscreen)

  • Djulis Extract can be used to protect the skin against UV-induced damage.[1:2]

  1. Title: Djulis (Chenopodium formosanum Koidz.) Water Extract and Its Bioactive Components Ameliorate Dermal Damage in UVB-Irradiated Skin Models
    Publication: BioMed Research International
    Date: October 2016
    Study Type: Human Study: In Vitro
    Author(s): Yong-Han Hong, Ya-Ling Huang, Yao-Cheng Liu, and Pi-Jen Tsai
    Institutions: I-Shou University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan; National Kaohsiung Marine University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan; National Pingtung University of Technology and Science, Pingtung, Taiwan
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