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How do you find your inner strength?

For centuries, collagen has been a champion in achieving beauty from within. Aside from being an essential skin component, collagen is also a key element in our musculoskeletal system. This article underscores the importance of collagen for mobility and sports performance, and how to counter the progressive decline of collagen with age with Peptan® collagen peptides, all to ensure an active and healthy lifestyle and boost inner strength.   Collagen: holding our bodies together Collagen is the most abundant protein in our bodies and the main structural component of the connective tissue that supports and protects our organs. Collagen is found throughout the body, from skin cells and blood vessels to the entire musculoskeletal system including tendons, ligaments, cartilage, muscles, and bones.     However, collagen production declines with age...

Why Revive Active’s ‘super supplements’ are becoming a global success

In this month’s interview with a Peptan co-branded partner, we present Revive Active, an Ireland-based company that produces the highest quality ‘super supplements’ to support individuals around the world in their pursuit of health, fitness, and beauty. Author: Christina Hackett, Brand Manager at Revive Active What is Revive Active, and what does it stand for? Revive Active’s ethos is simple: to formulate and produce premium super supplements, that contain the best ingredients, sourced from the top suppliers worldwide, provided in the most bioavailable form, so we can make a difference to people’s health and wellbeing. Our unique products are formulated and produced in Ireland before they are exported to over 48 different countries around the world. Can you share the story behind Revive Active? In 2011, our managing director,...

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What conscientious consumers need to know about marine collagen peptides

The health benefits of collagen peptides have been known for centuries. In recent years, increasing evidence has been found for their support of skin and hair beauty, joint and bone health, and sports recovery. Today, collagen peptides produced from fish are becoming more and more popular. In this article, we explore where these marine collagen peptides come from, how they are produced, and what you need to consider, as a conscientious consumer, when choosing your product.   What are marine collagen peptides? Marine collagen peptides are a health ingredient made from fish and used in a variety of health and beauty products. Like bovine, porcine and other fish collagens, these collagen peptides are produced from 100% natural animal sources – in this case, the skins of wild-caught ocean...

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Like mother, like daughter

Answer to Sandy and Noely’s youth secret - Collagen   We went backstage with Sandy to find out how Sandy and her mother Noely managed to stay youthful. Watch to find out more:     Peptan collagen peptides is backed by science to support beauty from within, joint and bone health and promote exercise recovery, discover more on Peptan’s science. Find out where you can buy Peptan close to you.   [mkdf_button size="" type="" text="Where to buy" custom_class="" icon_pack="font_awesome" fa_icon="" link="" target="_blank" color="" hover_color="" background_color="" hover_background_color="" border_color="" hover_border_color="" font_size="" font_weight="" margin=""]...

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Does ethnicity affect how our skin ages?

YES, IT DOES: THE BEST WAY TO CARE FOR YOUR SKIN DEPENDS ON WHERE YOU’RE FROM While more of us are starting to take care of the health of our skin, many of us are unaware of some of the factors that make our skin unique. In this article, we explore how skin type and ethnicity can impact the visible signs of aging, before offering 6 tips for keeping your skin looking fresh and youthful.   How many skin groups are there? Generally speaking, skin can be categorized into four broad groups: African/American, Asian, Caucasian, and Hispanic/Latino. It is important to note that each of these categories is heterogeneous, so we need to avoid over-generalizing. At the same time, awareness of these four skin groups can help us understand...

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Collagen Peptides: Support Your Skin the Nutritional Way

Skin beauty: a fresh approach to an old problem Over the last few decades the most popular methods for maintaining skin beauty have been centered on the use of creams, lotions and gels applied directly to the skin as part of a daily routine. Another popular method is cosmetic surgery, which is very costly and quite invasive. A gradual shift in perception, however, has been taking place. New information is emerging and it’s changing our understanding of skin beauty. Consumers are becoming more aware of the scientific studies that support new innovations in the skin care industry. The concept ‘beauty from within’ is finding its way into the consumer’s mind. ‘Beauty from within’ is the idea that skin beauty should also be addressed by daily nutrition. The part of the...

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Peptan was the first collagen peptide to be proven to restructure deep skin layers

In 2015, the first comprehensive scientific publication of research into the anti-aging benefits of Peptan was released1. Appearing in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, this paper was the first to elevate the science behind collagen peptides taken as a supplement for skin beauty to the next level by revealing strong clinical evidence to prove Peptan’s ability to restructure the collagen network in deep skin layers. This represents a true breakthrough in skin anti-aging science. The newly published data also presents a statistically significant effect of Peptan collagen peptides on skin hydration explained by the stimulation of hyaluronic acid production. This new compilation2 of skin health research  performed by leading dermatological institutes Laboratory Cosderma and EC Biolab in France and the Souken Laboratory in Japan, features evidence from...