ANTI AGING INGREDIENTS IN THE NEWS

Have you ever wondered how the film stars and other media personalities manage to look so young and awesome even in their 40s and 50s, when people of their age would start getting wrinkles? It is not necessary that this is possible only by expensive medical treatments like plastic surgery or botox. There are many, simple and effective anti-aging ingredients to look younger.

Here is a look at a few of the ingredients which may help you rejuvenate your skin.

Acetyl Hexapeptide-8

This is a peptide compound which can reduce the wrinkles brought on by age and is extensively used in skin care. Wrinkles can be brought about due to facial expressions which cause expansion and contraction of the facial muscles below the skin. Acetyl hexapeptide 8 works to reduce the wrinkles by inhibiting the release of neurotransmitters and relaxing the facial muscles, which can reduce lines and wrinkles. These properties of the compound have been documented in several forums as below:

Royal Jelly

Royal Jelly is a secretion which is produced by worker honey bees. It is made up of about 60% to 70% water, 12% to 15% proteins, 10% to 16% sugar, 3% to 6% fats, and 2% to 3% vitamins, salts, and amino acids. The composition differs according to geography and climate. The name is derived due to the fact that the liquid is used for nurturing the Queen Bee. It has known medicinal effect on the skin and which has also been corroborated by many of the below articles as well:

Panex Ginseng

This is basically a plant from which the roots are utilized for making medicines. It is also utilized in the cosmetics industry due to its skin healing properties. Although the medicinal properties are not yet clinically proved, people who use it can definitely vouch for it. The cosmetic benefits of this medicinal herb have also come up in several websites some of which are given below:

Shiitake Mushrooms

Shiitake Mushrooms are known for their medicinal properties and are much in demand in international markets. The skin beautifying qualities of this mushroom has been used for preparing a variety of applications. They are a good source of antioxidants primarily L-ergothionein which can reduce many skin problems related to skin inflammation and excessive free radical activity. Hence this type of mushroom is widely used for skin care products having anti-ageing properties. Health benefits of shiitake mushrooms have also been mentioned in the below posts:

Regu-Age

This is basically a plant from which the roots are utilized for making medicines. It is also utilized in the cosmetics industry due to its skin healing properties. Although the medicinal properties are not yet clinically proved, people who use it can definitely vouch for it. The cosmetic benefits of this medicinal herb have also come up in several websites some of which are given below:

Eyeliss

Eyeliss is a patented ingredient used in a number of eye creams which reduce aging. It is known to reduce puffiness, dark circles and bags under the eyes. It is made up of three peptides namely Hesperidin which improves the under eye capillaries, Dipeptide which improves drainage in the lymph and Lipopeptide which reduces inflammation and makes the elasticity of the skin better. It is a very useful ingredient to be kept in the composition of eye tonics and has been highly spoken of in several websites as below:

Dermaxyl

Dermaxyl belongs to a class of peptides which are used to reduce aging in the body. To put it simply, peptides are small proteins which are produced by the body as hormones like Human Growth Hormone (HGH) or as neurotransmitters. As the body ages, the level of peptides decrease and we start aging. Dermaxyl is the supplement to slow down this process of aging by adding more peptides to the body. This type of supplementation is becoming more common as the peptides are made of small molecules and are easily digested by the body. The use of demaxyl has been documented for its anti aging effects in the following links below:

Eyeliss

Eyeliss is a patented ingredient used in a number of eye creams which reduce aging. It is known to reduce puffiness, dark circles and bags under the eyes. It is made up of three peptides namely Hesperidin which improves the under eye capillaries, Dipeptide which improves drainage in the lymph and Lipopeptide which reduces inflammation and makes the elasticity of the skin better. It is a very useful ingredient to be kept in the composition of eye tonics and has been highly spoken of in several websites as below: