Phytoceramides are ceramides that are derived from plants. It is an element in your skin that keeps it looking rejuvenated, hydrated and young-looking. As you age you progressively lose Phytoceramides which results in the appearance of wrinkles, dark spots, and rough, uneven skin. Many topical skin creams contain Phytoceramides but they are flawed because they are applied topically and do not penetrate to the innermost layers of the skin. This prevents these creams from being optimally effective. This review is going to take a closer look at Best Naturals Phytoceramides. This product is a dietary supplement that is made of Phytoceramides and designed to be taken orally to penetrate every level of your skin. The manufacturer claims that taking this supplement will eliminate the appearance of fine line and wrinkles, will improve your skin’s firmness and elasticity and protect your skin from future signs of aging.
What’s in Best Naturals Phytoceramides?
- Vitamin A (as retinyl acetate) – 5000 IU
- Vitamin C (as ascorbic acid) – 60 mg
- Vitamin D ( as ergocalciferol) – 400 IU
- Vitamin E (as di-alpha-tocopheryl acetate) – 100%
- Phytoceramides – 350 mg
Other Ingredients: Vegetable cellulose, silica, cellulose, vegetable stearate.
Vitamin A can influence the physiology of your skin by promoting epidermal differentiation, modulating dermal growth factors, inhibiting sebaceous gland activity and suppressing androgen formation. It is commonly taken to treat acne and psoriasis. Vitamin C regulates the structural protein collagen. A deficiency in Vitamin C can cause your skin to become rough. Vitamin D destroys free radicals that can cause premature aging. Vitamin E blocks free radicals that cause aging.
How Do You Use Best Naturals Phytoceramides?
The manufacturer recommends that you take one capsule daily with food or as otherwise instructed by your doctor.
If you are pregnant, nursing or under medical supervision, you should consult with your doctor before taking this supplement.
You can purchase this product directly from the manufacturer and from third-party retailers. One 30 capsule bottle is priced on the manufacturer’s website for $22.74. The manufacturer does not offer any bulk purchasing packages or discounts. Pricing and bulk purchasing packages will vary according to the retailer you purchase from.
Is There a Guarantee?
Best Naturals offers a 30-day money-back guarantee only on unused and unopened bottles. All returns that are returned because of a bad address or because there was no one to receive the package will be subject to a 25% restocking fee. This guarantee is weak relative to others we have seen. It means that if you purchase this product, experience adverse side effects or it does not work for you, you cannot get your money back.
The Conclusion of Our Best Naturals Phytoceramides Review
This product appears to be decent. It contains a formula of vitamins and Phytoceramides that have been shown to have properties that can improve the condition of your skin. However, it appears the manufacturer has the formula or dosage wrong. Many consumers claimed that after taking this supplement continuously and as instructed by the manufacturer, they did not see any difference in the condition of their skin. Others reported that it caused their lips and skin to dry out. Furthermore, the manufacturer’s guarantee is very limited. Taking these factors into consideration, this product does not appear to be worthwhile. You are better off purchasing a supplement that has better consumer reviews and a better manufacturer’s guarantee.