Teprenone, a synthetic active produced by manufacturer Sederma, is believed to provide all-round anti-ageing benefits by supporting the cells natural replication process, and preventing telomere lengthening in the process. Whilst the research is not robust enough to prove this, the study carried out showed promising in-vivo results after 1 month, with instrumental results showing an improvement in skin firmness, elasticity & tone. The same study also showed an improvement in skin smoothness and skin redness, as well as a reduction in pore size.
Teprenone, also known as geranylgeranylacetone, is a synthetic compound used in skincare for its potential anti-aging and skin-protective properties.
Teprenone offers benefits such as: - Supports the skin's natural defense mechanisms against environmental stressors, such as UV rays and pollution. - Can help improve the skin's moisture retention and barrier function, promoting a well-hydrated and healthier-looking complexion. - May help improve the overall texture and firmness of the skin, supporting a smoother and more supple complexion.
If any of the following apply Teprenone might be a good option for you:
Impaired skin barrier
If any of the following apply it might be best to avoid Teprenone:
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