Cosmetic Herbs, Vitamins, Bases, Minerals and Oils
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Ubiquinone is a nutrient that is produced naturally in the body. A gradual decline in the natural production of Ubiquinone that occurs with age weakens the effectiveness of the fibers that keep skin firm, known as collagen and elastin. Ubiquinone supplementation may reduce the breakdown of collagen.

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