Soybeans, due to the high content of genistein, has long been known to be effective against cardiovascular diseases and cancer. But the results of the recent clinical trials have proved that soya beans are capable to return the lost youth to the skin.
The studies were involved approximately 2,000 voluntary participants female, whose age ranged from 50 to 65 years. According to their results found that genistein stimulates the body's collagen. This protein is responsible for the elasticity and firmness of the skin, but unfortunately, with age, the quantity decreases.
Genistein not only activates the natural production of collagen in the skin cells, but also inhibits the enzyme, its destructive. Studies have shown that after only one month of daily treatment eye area two or three drops of this substance 53% of subjects noted a significant reduction in wrinkles and improve overall skin condition.
The efficacy of genistein was particularly evident among women in the age of menopause. The feature of this connection is that on the structure of its molecules have very much in common with estrogen, therefore, able to reduce the number of tides and make them less intense, the acting in this way, similar to hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and without causing negative side effects.