Collagen is a very important structural protein in the human body , accounting for about 25% – 30% of the total body protein. It is different from other proteins. As a fibrous protein , in addition to having extremely strong stretching ability, it also It can maintain skin elasticity, provide the skin with the nutrients it needs, moisturize the skin , delay aging and nourish the skin.
However, the free radicals produced in our body will accelerate cell aging, damage collagen, denature its protein , affect its ability to support and absorb water, and cause tissue collapse , uneven epidermis, dullness , roughness , and spots. symptom.
The loss of collagen is generally the beginning of skin aging and wrinkles . But for skin aging, we cannot just look at the surface, but should analyze it from the epidermis, dermis, and subcutaneous tissue of the skin . For example , thinning of the epidermis, weakening of the cuticle barrier function, and muscle atrophy of the subcutaneous tissue will affect the skin's water-locking function and Decreased elasticity leads to skin aging . To maintain good health, collagen supplementation cannot be ignored. At the same time, collagen will continue to be lost with age, especially after the age of 25, collagen supplementation will not be able to keep up with the rate of loss. Therefore, correct collagen supplementation is the best shortcut to maintain beauty .