Nagib A. Elmarzugi1,2,3, *, Aref M. Taleb3, EseldinI. Keleb3, Abdel Fattah I. Mehemed2, Hala I. Alshwaikh2, Amel M. Hamza2, Fatma Azentani2, Norhyati M. Nour1
1Institute of Bioproduct Development, University Technology Malaysia, Johor, Malaysia.
2 BioNano Integration Research Group, Biotechnology Research Center (BTRC), Tripoli, Libya.
3Dept. of Industrial Pharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy, Tripoli University, Libya
Natural Oils may involve Olive oil, Palm oil and Virgin Coconut oil. It contains high value component after freshly extracted. It is suitable for human as functional food and nutraceutical benefits. Almost safe when used as moisturizer and significant hydration effect of the skin surface can obtained.
Generally, natural oils have high content of fatty acids, particularly Lauric acids and has higher phenolic content and antioxidant activity.
Solid lipid nanoparticles (SLN) are widely used as delivery vehicles for pharmaceutical, cosmeceutical and nutraceuticals. SLNs have a high affinity and bioavailability to skin, which may have potential to ease and fast penetration of nano designed skin formulations. The way of preparation is considered simple and less time consumed.