British scientists reported that black pepper may be employed for the treatment of leukoderma vitiligo, skin diseases, one of which is characterized by the appearance of white patches on the skin.
The spots appear in areas of skin lose their pigmentation, normal color and the color turns to white.
The study by researchers at the University of Kings College in London, said the article “piperine” piperine, a compound found in the components of black pepper and gives him a sour taste, can stimulate the process of re-dye the skin.
The findings are published in the journal “British Journal of Dermatologi” of Dermatology in February of this year.
Affects disease leukoderma as one of 100 people, and addresses the people with its is currently developing creams on the skin that do not benefit only less than a quarter of patients, as well as ways Phototherapy UV is the ways in which not only lead to the restoration of some of the spots of color, may lead to risk of skin cancer that has been used for a long time.
Employed scientists and the article “Albebaran” Spacers should be alone and then with photodynamic therapy for the treatment of mice Alachtbrat. The results showed white spots Allen regained normal color after the treatment took 6 weeks.