Ubiquinone

Category

Antioxidant

Ingredient

Ubiquinone

Definition

Category: CoEnzyme Q10

Type: Ingredient

Definition: An endogenously synthesized lipid-soluble antioxidant that is extremely important for cellular energy production. It is a naturally occurring molecule that diminishes with age due to intrinsic (natural ageing) as well as extrinsic factors (sun, stress etc). Why? Because Q10 is found in living cells, but also on the skin surface lipids directly exposed to UV light and air pollution.

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Benefits

  • Protective antioxidants benefits
  • Helps with cumulative sun exposure

Danger

  • N/A

Hint

There are theories that state it may suppress UV-light-induced oxidative stress in skin cells. It is also believed to accelerate the production of collagen within skin & stimulate biosynthesis of hyaluronic acid.

Contraindications

N/A

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