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Microdermabrasion Broken Capillaries

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    Flavonoid Complex by Rejuvi - Turns Back the Spider Veins and Broken Capillaries - 1 fl oz
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    • CONTAINS VITAMIN P (BIOFLAVONOID) - Rejuvi Flavonoid Complex uses to improve and prevent broken capillaries, spider veins and excessive redness.
    • REDUCES SENSITIVITY OF SKIN AFTER AGGRESSIVE TREATMENTS - can reduce the skins sensitivity caused by aggressive treatments such as chemical peels, laser peels and microdermabrasion.
    • CONTAINS VITAMIN K & GRAPE SEED EXTRACT - Rejuvi Flavonoid Complex uses to improve and prevent broken capillaries, spider veins and excessive redness.
    • PROTECTS AGAINST FREE RADICALS - Due to it's natural, organic and effective extracts, it helps to fight against free radicals in a very short term
    • STRENGTHENS BLOOD VESSELS - Vitamin C is incorporated to protect the skin and improve the appearance of blood vessels.

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    Health and Beauty (Avance)


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Broken Veins from the Sun

Ultraviolet radiation in sunlight causes a number of changes in the external and internal aspects of cell metabolism. Ultraviolet B (UVB) rays are a known mutagen which can cause DNA changes in the cells forming the superficial epidermal layers.

These mutations are mediated by biochemical changes, which leads to the formation of abnormal dimers of pyrimidines and other light-induced pyrimidine alterations. It is thought that these mutations underlie the signs of photoaging, such as collagen breakdown, increased elastin content, and wrinkled skin. Further constant exposure can result in precancerous lesions and even skin malignancies.

The cells most affected are melanocytes and basal cells because the superficial epidermis is devoid of blood vessels and nerve endings. UVB rays induce increased melanin production by the melanocytes, leading to the formation of freckles and dark spots. They are also implicated in the pathogenesis of skin cancer.

However, ultraviolet A (UVA) rays are of greater penetrative power than UVB rays, enabling them to be absorbed deeper in the epidermis and even the dermal cells. This leads to both direct mutations and indirect damage via reactive oxygen species such as oxygen radicals, causing breaks in the nucleic acid, as well as damage to the collagen, elastin, and extracellular matrix of the dermal layer, which supports the skin and keeps it smooth and young. Constant exposure to UVA rays thin out the dermis and cause loss of skin support, causing epidermal drooping to occur. In addition, the dermal blood vessels dilate or break, most often on the nose and the cheeks. This leads to the appearance of telangiectasia in these regions.