" An 8 week study involving 34 people age 35 to 65 showed that rosehip oil reduces the signs of ageing on the crow's feet area."
One of the favourite skin oils among beauty insiders, Rosehip oil is often used to revitalise skin and boost radiance. Extracted from the seeds of one of these following rose plants, Rosa Rubiginosa, Rosa Moschata or Rosa Canina; it is also known as Rosehip seed oil.
Rosehip Oil, Tretinoin and Beta-Carotene
Rosehip oil is rich in pro-vitamin A complex (Carotenoids), particularly Beta-Carotene. It also contains a small trace of trans-retinoic acid (Tretinoin), a more potent form of vitamin A than Retinol. However, contrary to a popular belief, it doesn't contain Retinol or Vitamin C. Although the fruit contains vitamin C, this water-soluble vitamin is not naturally present in the oil.
Rosehip oil is rich in omega 3 (Linolenic Acid) and omega 6 (Linoleic Acid) essential fatty acids that help strengthen natural lipids barrier, protecting your skin from the environmental stress and damage.
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Rosehip Oil Reduces The Signs of Ageing
An eight week clinical study involving 34 people age 35 to 65 showed that Rosehip improved the appearance of ageing skin by reducing fine lines and wrinkles on the crow's feet area while also improved skin hydration and elasticity.
Rosehip oil contains around 0.0357% tretinoin. At a 0.05% or higher concentration, tretinoin increases the phototoxicity of UV lights. However, rosehip oil is rich in beta-carotene, a powerful antioxidant which helps prevent UV-induced skin damage. It is best to avoid using undiluted rosehip oil during the day.
Rosehip oil also contains omega 3 6 7 9 fatty acids that help strengthen skin barrier function. If your skin suffer from signs of ageing and dryness, gently massage 4 to 6 drops of Bio-Collagen Face Oil into freshly cleansed face & neck after serum. This radiance boosting face oil has been formulated with 10 botanical essences including rosehip oil. Unlike undiluted rosehip oil, Bio-Collagen Face oil is safe for use during the day. For best anti-ageing results, apply Bio-Collagen Ageless Cream on top. This ultra lifting and firming anti-wrinkle cream has been developed to reduce the signs of ageing on the face, neck and around the eyes including pigmentation spots. It contains 24-karat gold nano particles that penetrate deeper into the skin and restore the skin's youthfulness from within.
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