Aspartic acid is an amino acid that can help strengthen skin’s natural defence system, making it less likely to show signs of ageing from environmental damage.
References for this information:
Britannica, Accessed March 2021, ePublication
PubChem, Accessed March 2021, ePublication
International Journal of Toxicology, December 2013, pages 41S-64S
See amino acids
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