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Peptides- What are they? The importance to healthy and youthful skin

Peptides Peptides are chains of amino acids that are the building blocks of proteins in the skin. When they are in a short chain of amino acids, they are able to penetrate the skin to send signals to  the cells to let them know how to function, grow and repair. An important protein in the  skin is collagen.  […]

What is Aging Skin?

What is Aging Skin? The skin ages as a natural process that begins with the core of cell damage or deterioration. This occurs on a daily basis as the skin is exposed to many factors in our everyday life. Most of the skin’s damage has occurred before age 18 but often doesn’t show up until […]