Cosmeceuticals, "performance cosmetics", "functional cosmetics", "dermoceuticals", "active cosmetics".... these are the buzz words in twenty first century personal care. The revolution they triggered is apparent from the fact that cosmetics are no longer visualized as products that cover up or camouflage imperfections in personal appearance. Today's healthful cosmetics offer protective, healing and rejuvenative attributes as well. .

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Aging is attributed to the effects of collective damage to connective tissues, that overpowers the body's natural ability to repair them. The perceptible signs of skin aging include discoloration, wrinkles, and texture loss. These effects result from structural and metabolic changes effected by biochemical reactions in the connective tissues, that are accelerated by free radicals.

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