Collagen - is it really so important?
Collagen is a natural protein component of the skin that acts like a scaffold and the main building block for cells, tissues and organs. About a third of the protein content in your body is made up of collagen, which is found in the bones, muscles, and tissues of the organs. Collagen, keratin and elastin give the skin its strength, elasticity and structure. The body naturally produces the collagen that it needs, but this production is gr
When it comes to stimulating collagen in the skin don't be fooled by creams boasting "collagen"! The collagen molecule is to large to enter through the skin. Instead collagen is made by stimulating the fibroblast cells through products such as Retinol, Vitamin C as well as peptides. A Chirally correct form of these ingredients are best for the skin. Prescription A tends to thin the epidermis and we know thinned skinned people wrinkle faster!