Antioxidants are natural substances that may prevent or delay some types of cell damage. Diets high in vegetables and fruits are good sources of antioxidants. While our bodies are skilled at producing antioxidants that balance the effects stress, this ability decreases as we age.
Antioxidants are also integral to your body’s defense system. As your skin is your body’s largest organ, it plays a critical role in protecting against stressors such as pollution, emotional stress, poor diet, UV radiation and cigarette smoke. There are many benefits of antioxidants for your skin; here are our favourite top 7.
1) Antioxidants can prevent sunburn-but still wear your sunscreen!
2) Antioxidants can prevent signs of aging
3) Antioxidants can treat rosacea
4) Antioxidants can suppress inflammation
5) Antioxidants will brighten your skin
6) Antioxidants moisturize your skin
7) Antioxidants can treat acne
Wow –so many benefits, and all of our RAACINE products are high in antioxidants.