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telomeres

How Telomere Preservation Can Unlock a Youthful Complexion

Reading Time: 6 minutes You may have heard about telomeres, the end caps of chromosomes that help with cell replication and help protect your cells' DNA. Preserving the length of your telomeres by protecting them from oxidative stress can help protect your skin from wrinkles and other visible signs of aging.

Navigating Safe Personal Care Without Harmful Toxins  

Reading Time: 13 minutes Let this be more than a revelation; let it be a revolution—a safe personal care revolution - in how we treat ourselves, treasure our health, and trust in nature's bounty over synthetic concoctions. No more settling for less because now? Now we know better.

Argan Plant Stem Cells vs. Argan Oil for Your Skin

Reading Time: 8 minutes Argan oil is known for its many skin benefits: it helps moisturize, protect your skin from sun damage, keep skin elastic, speed wound healing and more. But argan plant stem cells offer the promise of an even more powerful anti-aging ingredient for your skin.

celery and seed oils

The Benefits of Celery and Flaxseed Oils to Fight Aging Skin

Reading Time: 5 minutes Celery seed oil and flaxseed oil have long been studied for their skin benefits, including boosting collagen production, protection from pollutants and sun exposure, and reducing red spots, puffiness and blemishes. Combined in an advanced ingredient called PoreTect, these seed oils work synergistically to heal your skin at the cellular level.

Seed Oils for Skin

Debunking the Myth: Are Seed Oils Safe for Skin Application

Reading Time: 6 minutes Recently, debates and discussions have surged around the safety of seed oils for skin application, propelled by reports questioning their effects on our physical health. Seed oils, known for their high Omega 6 content, have been at the center of these concerns, sparking a wave of skepticism among skincare enthusiasts. Let’s dive deep into these apprehensions, providing clarity and exploring the safety and implications of applying seed oils topically. 

Skin Tightener ST2: A Collagen Booster For Your Skin

Skin Tightener ST2: A Collagen Booster For Your Skin

Reading Time: 7 minutes AnnieMak Clean Skincare Restore Vitamin C Serum contains an innovative ingredient called Skin Tightener ST2, which harnesses the power of kelp to promote smoother, younger-looking skin. Kelp has been scientifically proven to help moisturize your skin and help boost the collagen levels needed to slow the formation of wrinkles and lines on your face.

Does Vitamin C Make Skin Worse Before Improvement?  

Reading Time: 8 minutes Many of us have heard the buzz around Vitamin C and its touted skin benefits, from boosting collagen to brightening complexions. Does vitamin C make skin worse before it gets better? Embarking on a skincare adventure filled with optimism, many wonder if their initial struggles signify a brighter future ahead. Let’s dive deep into understanding how Vitamin C works beneath your skin's surface, tackling topics like purging versus breakouts and tailoring your routine to fit your unique skin type. 

Collagen and Silica: Sidekicks for Youthful, Healthy Skin

Reading Time: 6 minutes Collagen is vital for healthy skin, but it can't do its job without a substance called silica. Collagen and silica work together to keep your skin smooth, but production of both declines as you age. Silica from a natural source like the horsetail plant can help make a more effective collagen supplement for skin health.