Environmental factors in skin aging and first studies
Genetics - we can’t change our genes, but we can choose what we put on our skin to reduce the effects of the environment.
Environmental factors - where we live, our lifestyle, and how we take care of ourself determine when our individual skin aging processes. UV radiation (sun damage) is by far one of the most important factors, but we also know that pollution and lifestyle are important considerations.
Solar radiation increases skin aging
P. Unna, Germany
Smoking increases wrinkles
H. Daniell, USA
Air pollution increases wrinkles and uneven skintone
Vierkötter and Krutman, Germany
It is well known that pollution wreaks havoc on the environment, but it also can deeply harm your skin. This is because the skin serves as an barrier, providing a protective envelope against our hostile environment. Over time the effects of pollution take their toll on your skin’s surface, increasing dullness and dehydration and reducing natural antioxidant defenses at the surface, speeding up the aging process.Read more
Increased collagen density
Increased hydration levels
This light-year leap into the future of scientific skincare combines the formidable power of BIOEFFECT’s award winning, barley-grown EGF ingredient with Hyaluronic acid and the free radical-fighting power of Ferulic and Azelaic acids to serve as your skin’s state-of-the-art, age-defying defense system. With this two step treatment we can adress the rising issue in environmental pollutants that can have profound effect on skin features such texture,wrinkles, pigmentation, moisture and elasticity.
The intense anti-aging concentrate, contains BIOEFFECT´s blockbuster barley EGF as well as Hyaluronic acid. Together, they increase skin volume and density while reducing the appearance of sun damage, fine lines, and wrinkles for increased radiance and younger-looking, more hydrated skin.
The energizing urban pollution fighter harness the power of Ferulic and Azelaic acids to protect the skin from free radical damage caused by environmental pollution, which affect the skin’s health and appearance. Possessing anti-inflammatory properties, they also combat rosacea and dark spots/hyperpigmentation.