22 Aug Nanoemulsification: Enhancing Delivery of Active Ingredients from Lion’s Mane Mushroom
Nanoemulsification is a cutting-edge technology that has revolutionized the field of drug and nutrient delivery. By reducing the particle size of active ingredients, nanoemulsification enhances their solubility, stability, and bioavailability. This article explores the benefits of nanoemulsification in delivering the active ingredients from Lion’s Mane mushroom to the body, unlocking its full potential for human health and well-being.
Enhanced Solubility: The bioactive compounds in Lion’s Mane mushroom, such as hericenones and erinacines, often have poor solubility in water. Nanoemulsification addresses this challenge by breaking down the active ingredients into nanoparticles as small as 10 nanometers in diameter (1/5000th the diameter of a human hair). These particles are so small that they behave as if they are soluble in water-based systems. By delivering solubility, nanoemulsification ensures that a greater amount of active ingredients can be effectively incorporated into various delivery systems.
Enhanced Stability: Nanoemulsification also enhances the stability of active ingredients. By encapsulating the active ingredients within the core of nanoscale droplets, nanoemulsions protect them from degradation due to environmental factors, such as heat, light, and oxygen. This increased stability allows for the preservation of the active ingredients’ potency and efficacy over an extended period.
Improved Bioavailability: Bioavailability refers to the proportion of active ingredients that enters the systemic circulation and reaches the target tissues, where they exert their therapeutic effects. Nanoemulsification plays a crucial role in enhancing bioavailability by improving the absorption and uptake of active ingredients. The reduced particle size achieved through nanoemulsification increases the surface area available for interaction with the body’s absorption mechanisms. This leads to improved intestinal permeability, allowing for enhanced absorption of the active ingredients across the gastrointestinal barrier. Consequently, a higher percentage of the ingested active ingredients from Lion’s Mane mushroom can be effectively delivered to the bloodstream and subsequently distributed to the target tissues, including the brain.
Nanoemulsification has emerged as a valuable tool for enhancing the delivery of active ingredients from Lion’s Mane mushroom to the body. Through improved solubility, stability, bioavailability and targeted delivery, nanoemulsification optimizes the therapeutic potential of these active ingredients.
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-Josh Detzel, ChBE