Get antioxidants working for you to destroy free radicals!
You’ve probably heard all of the news about how free radicals damage your skin and that green tea antioxidants can help. However, it’s essential to use the right products to get results. Green tea antioxidants are part of an antioxidant group called polyphenols which come from plants. And, they have been scientifically proven to provide profound beneficial effects on skin.
You can get these polyphenols from eating and drinking specific foods. And, you can also add them to your skin in high concentrations so this brings me to:
What Do You Need to Know about Green Tea and Skin Care?
Green tea is gently colored and packed with the right polyphenol antioxidants that help with purification and concentration. Plus, is has a scientific evidence behind it outlining the benefits to skin. Specifically:
Fact 1: Polyphenol antioxidants have anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory properties.
Recent studies have shown that polyphenol antioxidants have antineoplastic (anti-cancer), anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial (including the bacteria P. acnes that plays a role in acne), anti-acne (in ways beyond P. acnes reduction), and sebum reducing properties for skin. They have also been shown to help protect skin from UV radiation damage.