It contains three antioxitdant mushrooms which have been touted by Dr. Andrew Weil. He argues that these mushrooms slow the rate at which cells age. New York dermatologist Dr. Howard Sobel states “Mushrooms contain Kojic acid, which brightens the skin by reducing the pigmentation caused by sun damage. Kojic is also an antioxidant.”
It also contains a patented ingredient derived from Echinacea, and Gotu Kola called Butylene Glycol, Hydrocoytyl extract, and Coneflower extract. DMAE (dimethylaminoethanol) is a natural food component, and a natural metabolite of the human body), Alpha lipoic acid, and C Ester has been added to round out this perfect anti-aging formula. Dr. Nicholas Perricon has been very vocal about the benefits of these ingredients topically as well as internally. He has been on numerous talk shows including Oprah and has written two books concerning the subject. Numerous published observations have documented the fact that asiatic acid, and asiaticosides extracted from Centella asiatica, or Gotu Kola has the ability to stimulate dermal fibroblasts and increase collagen synthesis in the skin.