Ferulic acid the antioxidant you want in your skincare

You may not have heard of ferulic acid however once you hear what it can do you'll want this potent antioxidant on your skin.

Ferulic acid is found naturally in plant cell walls and protects them against environmental free radical damage. Free radical damage is one of the main causes of accelerated ageing.

It's ferulic acid's ability to protect cells that keep tree leaves young and healthy year after year

Skin cells and plant cells share a lot in common and ferulic acid can work for your skin the same way as it does in plants.

Finger lime is known for its high amounts of ferulic acid

Which is why it plays a significant role in Clean Collagen.

So what can ferulic acid can do for your skin?

Slow down ageing
Not that there is anything wrong with ageing! We all get there in the end as the main cause of ageing is time 😂. The ride is more enjoyable though when we keep our body and skin as healthy and vital as possible for the journey.

Due to the poor western diet, environmental stressors, chemicals in our environment and in our products, what is considered normal ageing in modern culture is completely incorrect. There is no reason we can't be vibrant, beautiful, and healthy well into our later years.

Outburst over - back to the ferulic acid.

Ferulic acid being a powerful antioxidant prevents the damage caused by oxidative stress. For a refresh - oxidative stress is due to free radicals found in our environment and can cause early onset of fine lines, wrinkles, sagging skin, and leads to dehydration.

Applying ferulic acid topically will protect and repair cells to keep skin healthy and fresh.

Hydrates skin
Ferulic acid helps aid the natural hydration processes by allowing the skin to retain moisture within the cutaneous layers.

Good skin hydration is the key to a healthy glowing complexion.

Prevents sunspots
As you probably know, UV radiation causes sunspots and age spots. Ferulic acid provides powerful protection from UV radiation to reduce the onset of sun and age spots. It also helps to reduce the signs of pre-existing ones.

How to get the best results from ferulic acid

Ferulic acid is most effective when used in conjunction with vitamin C and other antioxidants. It's this synergetic relationship between all the ingredients found in Clean Collagen which protect your skin and promote collagen production to repair your skin.

If you consider that our bodies are made up of what we eat the same applies to what we place our skin. Terra Tonics was designed specifically to look after your skin not just today but for decades to come.