Hydrolyzed Collagen in Anti Aging Skin Care Products

Monday, January 17th, 2011

hydrolyzed collagenHydrolyzed collagen is an ingredient commonly found in anti-aging facial creams and body lotions.  Cosmetic companies continue to include the ingredient and make numerous claims concerning the benefits.  Problem is there are no proven benefits.

Collagens are simple proteins made up of only a few amino acids.  In the human body, they are classified as “structural” proteins, meaning they are used by the body to create various structures.

The proteins are abundant in young, healthy firm human skin.  Along with the protein elastin, they make up the skin’s elastic fibers.  It is the elastic fibers that allow the skin to snap back into shape after being stretched out.

The fibers can be … Read Full Article

Anti Aging Natural Skin Care with Wakame Kelp Extract

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

natural skin careHere’s a look at some of the more effective anti aging natural skin care solutions.  There are plenty of “marginally” effective ingredients.  The ones covered here are a little better than that.  Let’s start with wakame kelp.

Wakame kelp or seaweed is highly nutritious. So it is often used as a component of many health food recipes.  The benefits to the skin’s health are several.  The first benefit has to do with a compound called hyaluronic acid.

If you have compared any of the ingredients in the anti aging natural skin care products currently on the market, you have probably seen one called hyaluronic acid.  It is one of the most popular … Read Full Article

Natural Skincare Creates Firm, Smooth & Beautiful Skin!

Sunday, August 15th, 2010

natural skincareWhat you need in order to be successful in firming and smoothing your skin are all natural skincare anti aging products.  These are the formulas that will address the issues behind why lines and wrinkle form, and why skin slackening occurs.

The troubling thing is that there is only a small number of anti aging skin care formulas that are truly all natural, and just a handful of these have the ingredients you need.

Most skin care formulas are made up of ingredients very low in quality, and these compounds are more than likely developed through the use of chemicals.

The cosmetics industry is crazy about the use of synthetics as ingredients, … Read Full Article

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