Soy has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for thousands of years for its many nutritional and cosmetic benefits. It has many antioxidant properties and contains a polyphenolic compound known as isoflavones that possess both estrogen-agonist and estrogen-antagonist properties that have been shown to have anti-aging benefits. It is also rich in proteins, lipids, and vitamins. In skincare products, it has the ability to brighten uneven skin tone, promote elasticity, and smooth the skin.
Type of ingredient: Antioxidant, Moisturizing, Brightening, Anti-aging« Back to Glossary Index