What is Coenzyme Q10 and why is it in cosmetics?
Coenzyme Q10 (also known as ubiquinone or CoQ10) is an antioxidant produced naturally in the human body and found in every cell of a healthy organism. It’s involved in energy production process and plays an important role in neutralizing harmful particles in the body, especially free radicals (unstable atoms, harmful to our skin cells). In our body, antioxidants (chemical compounds) inhibit the oxidation of organic matter. gives away electrons. These oxidation reactions are usually harmful to our body.
COENZYME Q10 - STRONG ANTIOXIDANT
As the amount of CoQ10 starts to decrease at about the age of 25, the skin becomes more sensitive to environmental stress. Therefore, cosmetics containing CoQ10 should be included in your skin care routine, thus protecting the facial skin, most importantly - stopping the first signs of aging, protecting the skin from harmful factors such as free radicals, harmful sunlight, stress, polluted air , water, etc. Cosmetic products containing CoQ10 restore collagen deficiency, which significantly reduces the depth of wrinkles, skin becomes smoother and healthier. It also reduces the oxidative damage of UV rays, which prevents sun-induced aging processes.
• Protects skin from oxidative stress;
• Gives skin cells the energy needed for healthy skin regeneration;
• Reduces sun damage;
• Stimulates collagen production, reduces wrinkle depth;
• May prevent the appearance of pigment spots;
• The skin becomes more elastic, looks healthier, more radiant;
COENZYME Q10 IN SKIN CARE IS LABELED UNDER NAMES:
idebenone, mitoquinone, ubidecarenone, ubiquinone, and vitamin Q10.