You probably remember the name chlorophyll from your school days. Yes, we are talking about the green stuff produced by organisms that carry out photosynthesis.
But chlorophyll also has special advantages for our skin.
WHAT IS CHLOROPHYLL?
Chlorophyll is responsible for the green colour of land and marine plants and is essential for their growth and survival. In addition to its function as a "solar collector" for photosynthesis - capturing sunlight to produce the sugar-based energy of the plant and releasing much-needed oxygen into the atmosphere.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS FOR THE SKIN?
- contains vitamins A,C, E and K
- replenishes the skin and keeps it firm
- increases collagen production
- helps reduce free radical damage
- works for all skintypes
“Chlorophyll stimulates anti-aging enzymes and encourages a youthful skin. It has also anti-inflammatory benefits which can help against acne and impurities.” Dr. Timm Golueke