Shop skincare products with ProXylane from SkinCeuticals
Discover the new-age, anti-ageing skincare ingredient ProXylane to help address skincare concerns such as wrinkles, pigmentation , skin plumpness, collagen production, skin hydration and more. Explore the SkinCeuticals range of ProXylane products from creams to serums and more.
ProXylane is a sugar protein hybrid that is derived from a natural sugar called Xylose, found in beechwood trees. It helps stimulate the production of Glycosaminoglycans or GAGs that play a crucial role in the cell signaling process such as cell renewal, water loss, etc. ProXylane also supports the most important structural proteins of the skin which are collagen and elastin. With age, we begin to lose GAGs leading to loss of elasticity in the skin, dry skin, dull skin and more.
What are the benefits of ProXylane on the skin?
ProXylane is sugar protein derived molecule that helps address anti-ageing skin concerns by that support the skin structure. It helps address concerns such as deep wrinkles, dry skin, skin plumpness & elasticity. As we age, the skin cells tend to deteriorate which means that production of youth-boosting proteins such as collagen and hyaluronic acid begin to deplete. ProXylane helping stimulate production or required proteins.
What’s the difference between ProXylane and Hyaluronic Acid?
ProXylane is a sugar protein molecule derived from a naturally occurring sugar called Xylose found abundantly in beech trees. ProXylane acts as an activator to help stimulate production of Glycosaminoglycans (GAGs) that deplete with age. Hyaluronic acid is an example of Glycosaminoglycans (GAGs). Therefore, ProXylane helps stimulate and play a crucial role in cell signaling process for renewal, repair, and production of proteins such as collagen and hyaluronic acid that deplete with age.
Hyaluronic acid on the other hand is found naturally within the body, however, depletes with age. Hyaluronic acid is also a popular skincare ingredient that can be applied topically to the skin. Learn more about the benefits of hyaluronic acid .
Can I use ProXylane with Retinol?
Yes! ProXylane and retinol can be used together within the same skincare routine. ProXylane is a versatile ingredient and can be used in tandem almost all skincare ingredients . If using with a pure retinol product such as the SkinCeuticals Retinol 0.3% Night Cream , the retinol cream is recommended to be applied first and then followed with an anti ageing cream such as the A.G.E Interrupter Advanced containing ProXylane to help seal in moisture. Retinol increases sun sensitivity it is always recommended to finish skincare routines with a broad spectrum SPF50+ sunscreen in the day.