Valens SunDoc capsules are a dietary supplement for protection of skin against UV induced damage and reduction of visible signs of photoaging. The product contains astaxantin Astapure®, combination of grapefruit and rosemary extracts Nutroxsun®, beta-caroten and vitamins C and E. Valens SunDoc compensates the limitations of topical sunscreen and is a healthy addition to everyday skin routine.
Aging of the skin
Skin aging is induced by internal (age and genetics) and external factors, such as UV radiation, stress, pollution, unhealthy diet etc. Premature skin aging is mainly caused by exposure to UV radiation, which affects both skin appearance and skin health. UV radiation is a cause oxidative stress – imbalance between production and accumulation of oxygen reactive species, which damage the cells, proteins and DNA and contributes to aging and a number of diseases over time. Antioxidants neutralize free radicals and protect the cells from oxidative stress.
Astaxantin is a red pigment, belonging to a group of carotenoids. It occurs in certain algae, animals and plants and protects them from stressful environmental conditions. Is is a subject to a number of clinical studies, several of them proving its role in UV protection. Clinically proven, supplementation with astaxanthin:
- Reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
- Reduces water loss
- Helps prevent sagging
- Increases skin elasticity
Valens SuncDoc capsules contain natural astaxanthin from microalgae Haematococcus pluvialis. It is cultivated in a process that mimics astaxanthin accumulation in nature, resulting in high purity.
Combination of rosemary and grapefruit extracts, rich in polyphenols and flavonoids. Clinically proven, it:
- protects the skin against sun damage and photoaging
- diminishes skin redness after exposure to sunlight
- reduces wrinkle depth
- increases skin elasticity.