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Peptides are amino acids and the building blocks of proteins like collagen and elastin. As you age, collagen and elastin levels decrease and lead to wrinkles. Using a moisturizer or serum that contains peptides can help slow the process of collagen and elastin loss, particularly in your face.

  • Firming
  • Soothing
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Hydrating
  • Elasticity boosting
  • Skin brightening.

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A synthetic derivative of Vitamin A, Retinol is considered the platinum of skin care ingredients. Retinol helps to alter aged skin cells in a manner that provides skin a more youthful appearance.

  • Enhances collagen production
  • Accelerates skin renewal
  • Prevents wrinkles and fine lines
  • Exfoliates at the cell level helping to brighten skin
  • Helps to fade dark spots, sun spots and complexion issues caused by age

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Vitamin A

Vitamin A, a retinoid, is an essential nutrient for our body and helps to support immune function and reproductive health. as a skincare product, Vitamin A has many benefits.

  • Stimulates production of new skin cells
  • High anti-oxidant
  • Speeds up healing
  • Assists in reprogramming cells
  • Improves problematic skin
  • Normalizes pigmentation
  • Promotes collagen stimulation
  • Supports immune system.

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Vitamin C

Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is found in many citrus fruits and vegetables. Your body needs to consume Vitamin C products as it does not make Vitamin C on its own. The benefits of Vitamin C are numerous, it may be the #2 ingredient after Aloe Vera for popularity in skincare ingredients.

  • Anti-oxidant
  • Skin healing properties
  • Skin protecting properties
  • Accelerates collagen and elastin production
  • Help keep skin plump and firm
  • Prevents premature aging
  • Inhibits melanin production helping with dark spots and skin discolorations
  • Penetrates skin barrier well.

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Vitamin E

Vitamin E is a fat-soluble essential nutrient found in nuts and seeds like almond, sunflower and safflower. Vitamin E helps to support your immune system, cell function and skin health.

  • Antioxidant properties
  • Reduces UV damage to skin
  • Improves circulation (4) Moisturizing.

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Vitamin K

Vitamin K is another essential nutrient important for blood clotting, healthy bones, and regulating calcium levels. As a skincare product, Vitamin K helps to reduce bruising, dark circles, and improve cell wall function of small capillaries and veins. Vitamin K creams are often used after surgery to promote healing and reduce scaring.

  • Helps with blood clotting and varicose veins
  • Supports collagen and elastin
  • Improves elasticity
  • Improves stretch marks and rosacea
  • Can reduce puffiness and dark circles.

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    Willow Bark Extract

    Willow Bark extract contains salicin, tannins, flavonoids, polyphenols, vitamins and minerals making this extract great for the skin. Black Willow Bark Extract (1) Exfoliating (2) Anti-inflammatory (3) Reduces irritation and redness (4) Helps control acne (5) Refines and reduce pore size (5) Anti-aging benefits.

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