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By: Katie Anderson (Schaefer), Cosmetics & Toiletries magazine
Posted: September 28, 2011
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The present invention relates to a topical anti-aging biologically active treatment comprising a combination of at least one biologically active component at the level of mitochondrial DNA and at least one biologically active component at the level of the nuclear DNA..
The first element of the complex is at least one biologically active ingredient at the level of mitochondrial DNA selected from: a pentapeptide including serine, cysteine, isoleucine, asparagine and threonine amino acids; a hydrolyzed soy protein; or a mixture thereof.
The second component is at least one biologically active ingredient at the level of nuclear DNA selected from: teprenone, an extract from Myrtus communis or a mixture thereof.
According to the patent, when the complex is applied topically, it regenerates, revitalizes and increases longevity, repairs or protects the skin cell layers. The use is to prevent or delay aging and photoaging of the skin.