What Is Collagen? Dipalmitoyl Hydroxyproline
Dipalmitoyl hydroxyproline (DPHP) is a combination of an amino acid (hydroxyproline) and it works to make your skin firmer and to allow the collagen fibres to do their work properly. It is an ingredient that works in the deeper levels of your skin and that protects the skin from within. You can find this product in many of the creams that are good for getting rid of wrinkles and stretch marks as well. In this article we describe the various chemical forms that contain collagen.
Collagen Definitions: Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter)
Shea butter is a botanical ingredient and natural fat extracted from the oil-rich seed of the Butyrospermum Parkii, and which has been used in many countries all over the world for skin protection.
It contents bio-active triterpene esters such as lupeol and amyrin cinnamates, it is an excellent emollient – softening, smoothing, conditioning, and moisturizing the skin. It is also very good for any kind of skin irritation as well.
Shea butter is considered a natural moisture which naturally helps to keep the intercellular structure of the epidermis intact.
Shea butter has been proven to be a very important ingredient that helps with taking care of your skin in a very natural manner. .
Collagen Definition Cyclopentasiloxane
This is an ingredient that automatically helps in the filling of your winkles. It is an emollient that works directly with the texture of your skin and smoothes it up naturally.
Collagen Definition Glycerin (Plant Derived)
Glycerin is an ingredient that already exist in your skin and that is responsible for the layering of the skin. Since it is basically related to the oil and the fats, it is very important to have the right balance of this ingredient for healthy and beautiful skin. Kollagen Intensiv contains this product in a very natural manner as this has been directly taken from the plants that produce this ingredient to make sure the natural effect of this product is powerful enough to give the best results.
Glycerin works with your skin giving it the moisture and elasticity it requires and the proper amount of water it needs to remain wrinkle free as well.
Collagen Definition Tocopherol (Antioxidant)
Tocopherol works in a very scientifically manner with the degeneration of the skin and it contains proteins and other ingredients that work directly with the prevention of damage to the skin from many points of view. This ingredient is considered to be a very strong antioxidant as well.
Research has show that Tocopherol protects the skin in many different ways, but especially in the elasticity and in the texture of the skin.
Tocopherol is a very good formula that will help you with all types of skin conditions that are related to pollution, scars and the rays of the sun as well.
It’s also being used in other products as an anti-inflammatory agent.
Collagen Definition Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-3
Due to exposure to the sun and to the age degeneration, the skin tends to lose its moisture and its natural tone. However, this ingredient works directly in reducing the effects of these problems and in making sure that you are totally protected at the same time.
There are many changes in the hormonal balance of our bodies once we reach certain age in life, and we all go through faces where the skin is not so elastic and firm anymore.
Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-3 has been shown to help reduce interleukin production, and thus it helps you with your wrinkles and other conditions.
Collagen Definitions: Retinol and Retinyl Palmitate (Vitamin A Palmitate)
Retinol and retinyl palmitate, forms of Vitamin A, are antioxidants that will give you the skin that you look for. This is a product that increases the cell rejuvenation process.
Retinol is able to cross the upper skin layers and go deeper into the skin to create these changes and to help with the skin rejuvenation process right from the deep levels itself.
The properties of Retinol are vast, and they include the ability to reduce wrinkles and age spots of all kinds.
Collagen Definitions: Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate (Stabilized Vitamin C)
This water-soluble, non-irritating, stable derivative of Vitamin C is capable to boosting the increase in collagen in the skin. It is a product that is very gentle on the skin.
Research with this product has found that this is very good to lighten and softness your skin and it is also another antioxidant as well.
Collagen Definitions: Hydrolyzed Hibiscus Esculentus Extract & Acetyl Hexapeptide-3
Together Acetyl Hexapeptide-3 and Hydrolyzed Hibiscus Esculentus Extract reduce the release of catecholamine, which is an ingredient that reduced the muscle contractions and therefore works like Botox in creating the right kind of smooth surface so that your skin remains youthful for longer periods of time.
Collagen Definitions: Palmitoyl Oligopeptide
This is an ingredient that acts in the same manner as collagen and therefore it is a compliment to the whole product.
Collagen Definitions: Hesperidin Methyl Chalcone
This ingredient works directly with the blood vessels underneath the skin, reducing the appearance of dark circles and puffiness as well.
Collagen Definitions: Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil
As a natural source of lecitihin, sterolins, and vitamin E it works directly into creating a very smooth and silky surface on your skin that gives you the right texture and look.
Collagen Definition Gluconolactone (Corn Derived Preservative)
This antioxidant polyhydroxy acid (PHA) works directly with the moisture of your skin giving it the right amount of smoothness that your skin needs. There has also been some research that claims that this ingredient is very good for protection against the rays of the sun.
And not only that, it also protects the skin for any further damage that you may have due to exposure to the sun. It works as a very good preventive.
Collagen Definition Dipeptide-2
When combined with Palmitoyl Tetrapepetide-3 (included), Dipeptide-2 it is considered to be the best remedy for blood circulation and the improvement of the skin condition around the eyes.
What Is Collagen? Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract
Extract of the Cucumber Fruit, this is considered a skin toner that is used in many creams and products all over the world. The properties of the cucumber fruit are considered to be shooting to the skin and at the same time they act as a tightening agent thus getting rid of small lines and wrinkles.
What Is Collagen? Camellia Sinensis (Green Tea) Leaf Extract
An anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant which can be considered to be better than vitamin E for fighting free radicals. It helps the skin with its circulation, toning and maintains a firm and healthy skin.
What Is Collagen? Avena Sativa (Oat) Kernel Extract
This is another very well know natural product that helps with your anti aging process as it is considered to be an anti-inflammatory and an excellent moisturizer as well.
What Is Collagen? Ascorbyl Palmitate (Vitamin C Palmitate)
Ascorbyl palmitate is a fat-soluble form of ascorbic acid, or vitamin C that is considered to be one of the most important ingredients that nature takes to create collagen in the first place. It provides the skin with all that it needs to be healthy.
What Is Collagen? Hyaluronic Acid
Hyaluronic Acid is another ingredient that helps collagen do its work in the proper manner. The basic function of this ingredient is to keep the skin elastic at all times giving you the youth that you are looking for.