Mushrooms

Category

Antioxidant

Ingredient

Mushrooms

Definition

Category: Antioxidant

Type: Group of ingredient

Definition: Natural bioactive compound that has been used for centuries. All mushrooms and their specific ingredients have shown to be beneficial for our overall health and are now presenting some benefits for the skin.

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Benefits

  • Powerful Antioxidant that helps to fight oxidative stress
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Have the power to inhibit important bacteria responsible for skin damage
  • Shiitake mushroom encourages faster skin renewal and increases skin elasticity.
  • Moisturising

Danger

  • Mushroom has been highly studied for its medical and nutritional properties but not enough for cosmetic usage.
  • Be careful of brands that say that mushrooms have some antibacterial properties - it has been proven yet!

Hint

For now, make sure to incorporate them in your diet but wait a little bit before purchasing products containing this ingredient.

Contraindications

N/A

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