Minimizing Risk of Skin Cancer with Coffee
For those of you who like to stay up, coffee was the best friend can be trusted to make the eyes stay awake. But according to a new study whose results are reported by the site Genius Beauty, coffee benefits not only to eliminate sleepiness. But also able to minimize the risk of developing skin cancer.
Scientists who examined it comes from Rutgers University, USA. They experiment with mixing the caffeine of coffee into the sunscreen, the skin protection creams.
It is the object of research is still conducted on mice genetically engineered to have skin cancer, but the effect appears to show positive results.
Mice that sunscreen smeared with caffeine coffee was not his skin absorbs ultraviolet radiation from the sun, and there seems no significant progression of tumor cells.
Whereas in mice not given caffeine coffee cream with sunscreen, the opposite occurs, leading to a negative direction.
Up to 19 weeks of trial time, the development of mice with a cream containing caffeine up to 69% better than those who do not.
This is because caffeine inhibits the effect of ATR enzyme, an enzyme that can aggravate cancer if exposed to sunlight.
So, the coffee was able to minimize the risk of skin cancer and UV rays resist bad influences. You want to try, go ahead.