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Today’s Ingredient Spotlight is on Sodium PCA. Sodium PCA, is a gentle light-weight fantastic humectant, it pulls moisture from the air to the skin for added hydration. Sodium PCA is also an incredible emollient: it works to soothe & moisturize the skin. The technical term for Sodium PCA is sodium salt of pyroglutamic carboxylic acid, which is actually derived from the proline amino acids, proteins that are an intricate part of the building blocks of collagen.  In other words Sodium PCA is found in the skin, but naturally it depletes over time, which is another reason why collagen weakens with...

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