filaggrin

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filaggrin

(ˈfɪləˌɡrɪn)
n
a protein found in skin cells
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Noun1.filaggrin - the main protein of the keratohyalin granules; "the specific target of the immune response in rheumatoid arthritis is filaggrin"
protein - any of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells; consist of polymers of amino acids; essential in the diet of animals for growth and for repair of tissues; can be obtained from meat and eggs and milk and legumes; "a diet high in protein"
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Ponoc cited RestoraDerm as the only treatment with advanced ceramides to boost the skin's ability to hold on to moisture, and filaggrins which helps to refill the skin's natural lipids (organic compounds of fats, oils and hormones) and repair the damaged skin barriers.