From your Make-up to your sports clothing, it all might contain ZPT, but how does Zinc Pyrithione work against pathogens, microbes and function as a fungalstatic?
ABOUT Zinc Pyrithione
From Deodorant and dandruff shampoo to anti-fungal.
ZTP (Zinc-Pyrithione) is used in many applications which you might be using right now. Anti-Dandruff shampoos, sponges and garments are some of the many applications of this active ingredient.
Zinc Pyrithione is approved for over-the-counter topical use in the United States and many other countries as a treatment for dandruff.
Mechanism of action:
Its anti-fungal effect is thought to derive from its ability to disrupt membrane transport by blocking the proton pump that energizes the transport mechanism.