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The effect of oral collagen peptide supplementation on skin moisture and the dermal collagen network: evidence from an ex vivo model and randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trials

Clinical abstract from Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, US National Library of Medicine: The effect of oral collagen peptide supplementation on skin moisture and the dermal collagen network: evidence from an ex vivo model and randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trials “… Two placebo-controlled clinical trials were run to assess the effect of a daily oral supplementation with collagen…
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Glutathione as an oral whitening agent: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study

Clinical abstract from Cukurova University: Glutathione as an oral whitening agent: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study “… Sixty otherwise healthy medical students were randomized to receive either glutathione capsules, 500 mg/day in two divided doses, or placebo for 4 weeks. The main outcome was mean reduction of melanin indices measured at six different sites. Several secondary…
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Good skin care habits

Wrinkle creams, eye serums, and other anti-aging skin care products can help diminish signs of aging. To create a truly effective anti-aging skin care plan, however, it helps to start with healthy skin care habits. The benefits of adopting healthy skin care habits include preventing uneven tone, retaining skin’s firmness longer, reducing fine lines and…
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Cleanse Right

How you wash your face can make a difference in your appearance. Follow these tips to help you keep your face looking healthy. Use a gentle, non-abrasive cleanser that does not contain alcohol. Wet your face with lukewarm water and use your fingertips to apply cleanser. Using a washcloth, mesh sponge, or anything other than your…
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