In MoroccoQuinoa® are Important Antioxidants for the Skin
Antioxidants are especially important in keeping our skin healthy.
The antioxidant benefits of vitamins C and E are well known, but the importance of the trace mineral zinc has been overlooked.
The International Journal of Dermatology found that zinc has the supporting antioxidant role in protecting against free radical–induced oxidative damage.
Zinc protects against UV radiation and enhances wound healing.
The study concluded that topical zinc ions may provide an important and helpful antioxidant defense for the skin.
In addition, it contributes to immune and neuropsychiatric functions and decreases the relative risk of cancer and cardiovascular disease.
Our product is Rich of the antioxidant Zinc
Zinc is called an “essential trace element” because very small amounts of zinc are necessary for human health.
One cup of quinoa contains 13% of the RDA, which makes it one of the best sources of zinc.
Zinc is used for treatment and prevention of zinc deficiency and its consequences, including how it affects the skin and liver disease.