According to extensive research Xylitol has numerous health benefits. Xylitol is antibacterial, antiviral and antifungal fighting candida, yeast and other fungal infections. It is also alkalizing and therefore it helps maintaining body pH. Safety data on Xylitol health usage has been extensive. Initially discovered in the 1890’s, Xylitol wasn’t the subject of intensive study until the late 1960’s and early 1970’s. Since then Xylitol has remained a highly researched and studied ingredient.
A recent area of study that has emerged from the attempt to discover the mechanism for its efficacy, Xylitol was noted for significantly reducing the ability of Strep. mutans bacteria to produce plaque biofilm. Subsequent studies have proven Xylitol’s usefulness in promoting wound-healing and interruption of bacterial colonies. By adding Xylitol to all Scandinavian Skin Candy treatment pastes the process of epilation is easier than ever before while there is less redness or irritation of skin than with traditional pastes.
By adding Xylitol to all Scandinavian Skin Candy treatment pastes, the hair removal is easier than ever before, while there is less redness or irritation of skin than with traditional pastes. With added Xylitol the paste includes sugar alcohols, that make the paste also moisturising and antibacterial.