Brown Algae Extract Star of New Skincare Line

June 10, 2013

The company says Mitostime brown algae extract promotes the production of collagen.

NOW Foods’ new Now Solutions Clarify and Illuminate Age Transformation skincare line, designed to reduce visible signs of aging, is based on a patented, clinically studied, concentrated brown algae ingredient called Mitostime.

The company says Mitostime promotes the production of collagenand also helps skin “breathe” better by increasing oxygen absorption and the release of carbon dioxide. The three-step system includes a cleanser, also with marine collagen; a toner with antioxidants acai berry and vitamins C and E; and a moisturizer with vitamin C, sea buckthorn oil, and olive oil.