Before we let you in on what Antioxidants are, we'll start by reminding you that your body has its own Antioxidant defenses that are responsible for protecting your cells from free radicals, in case you're unsure of what these free radicals are, they are compounds that can cause harm to your body if they are not quickly balanced. That immediately tells us Antioxidants are needed for our daily livelihood.
Now that we're clear on this, let's answer the big question, "What Is An Antioxidant?" They are molecules that protect your cells from unstable molecules and free radicals that are harmful to your body. Do you even realize that every time you consume fruits, nuts, vegetables, and whole grains, they all contain a high volume of Antioxidants? Well, now you are aware, and on the other hand, if you enjoy eating junk foods like highly processed fast food, then you should also know that they contain low Antioxidants, which means they might not be sufficient in fighting these free radicals. Antioxidants are also used as preservatives to increase the shelf life of food products.
Benefits Of Antioxidants
How can a molecule this useful not have lots of benefits? Well, they do have, and we'll share some of them with you, so that the next time you read through the ingredients, we used in making some of our products, here at PUUR Ingrid, and find the word "Antioxidants" you can rest assured that it is beneficial to you.
1. When your daily diet is rich in Antioxidants- remember that earlier on, we gave you some food suggestions that have high and natural Antioxidants, it will reduce the risk of heart disease and cancer. So then, after reading this article, you may have to review your food diet.
2. Because free radicals can damage your healthy skin, it's, therefore, necessary to use skin products that contain antioxidants. Aside from eating foods that are rich in antioxidants, applying skin care products that are rich in antioxidants is an added advantage. The presence of these Antioxidants will reduce pigmentation, protect your skin, drastically reduce the wrinkles and fine lines on your face, and it'll help you look younger while keeping your skin radiant and aglow.
We could go on and on about the benefit of an Antioxidant!
Having read these benefits of Antioxidants, you can now understand why at PUUR Ingrid we have our Hydrate Therapy, Facial Radiance, and Repair Booster (amongst several other products), to be high in Antioxidants. We understand it's health benefits, patterned our products to contain it in the right measure, educated you on its importance, and have gone ahead to make our products affordable. All in a bid to ensure you don't miss out on these benefits. Remember, a healthy meal isn’t sufficient, you have to add skin care products that are rich in antioxidants- Like Ours.