This combination of Pycnogenol (26mg) and Grape seed extract (24mg) as antioxidants offers excellent skin supporting benefits by aiding in the maintenance of collagen integrity. Grape seed extract offers similar properties to Pycnogenol to enhance the formula.
Viridian’s grape seed extract is extracted from the grape seed using water, therefore the process is not carried out under heat conditions.
Pycnogenol is a patented extract of pine bark from the Maritime Pine trees grown in the South West region of France. Pycnogenol™ has been shown to be 50 times more effective than vitamin E and 20 times more active than vitamin C as a free radical scavenger. With more than 200 published researched papers (from ageing to vascular health), Pycnogenol is one of the most extensively researched natural remedies.
Pycnogenol also promotes increased availability of vitamin C within the body. Pycnogenol antioxidants can be particularly effective for maintaining healthy functioning of blood vessels, and the eyes, as well as helping maintain normal strength, flexibility, cardiovasular system and suppleness of the skin
Grape seed extract is a rich source of the plant flavonoids Proanthrocydins (OPCs). The OPCs are the pigment materials which give flavour, colour and aroma to many plants and fruits. Grape Seed Extract powerful antioxidant properties (typically 92-95% OPC`s), supporting and maintaining cardiovascular health. Also it can be a high potency collagen protector and free radical fighter. Provided here in a base of alfalfa, spirulina & bilberry.
The antioxidant nutrients have the ability to protect the body from the activity of highly-reactive molecules called free radicals. Free radicals have the potential to create havoc with the health of the body`s cells.
VIRIDIAN PURITY: 100% Active ingredients. This vegan product is free from gluten, wheat, lactose, added sugar, salt, yeast, preservatives or artificial colourings. Non-irradiated. Against animal testing.