Free radicals are produced by the body when you breathe, digest food, exercise or even sleep. Free radicals damage the body by causing deterioration of the cells, lower the defences against diseases and putting the body into a ‘stress’ state. To counter the effect of free radicals, a balance of antioxidants is required.
A combination of vitamins C and E, with minerals such as Zinc, Selenium and Copper, all of which have strong antioxidant benefits.
The body is capable of making a small amount of Alpha-Lipoic Acid on its own but levels increase rapidly by eating foods like green vegetables and potatoes, or by taking a supplement.
A combines the vitamins C and E, with minerals such as Zinc, Selenium and Copper, all of which have strong antioxidant benefits.
Pycnogenol is a registered trademark name for products which contain bark from the French maritime pine tree and has long been recommended for its health promoting properties and its varied benefits.
Resveratrol is often referred to as the key ingredient responsible for the ‘French-paradox’ – the reason why the French maintain good health while consuming rich foods and alcohol.