Dr Oz, Copper Anti-Aging Benefits, Serum Moisturizer, Peptides

Dr. Oz Talks About How Copper Can Help You Look Younger – Peptide Benefits Of Serums and Moisterizers

While there isn’t a magic bullet to stop aging there are ways in which you can look younger for longer.  Today (March 17, 2014) Dr. Oz invited Dr. Jeannette Graf on to the show to talk about the anti-aging benefits of copper and how this mineral can give you younger looking skin, clear away blemishes and even give you a thicker and fuller head of hair.

Dr. Oz asked Jeannette Graf what makes copper so effective at slowing down the aging process.  Dr. Graf said that copper builds and preserves collagen in your skin.  Collagen breaks down over time and this is one of the biggest reason why we look older as we age.  Collagens ability to preserve collagen and keep it from breaking down is what makes this mineral one of the best defenses of aging prematurely.

Where To Buy Copper Moisturizers and Serums

You can buy copper peptides in many beauty stores or online.  The best part is that copper serums are relatively inexpensive in comparison to other anti-aging creams.  You can find copper serums for approximately 15 dollars.

  • Copper Moisturizer – When looking for a moisturizer make sure it says “Copper Peptides” on the labeling.
  • Copper Serum – Read the label and look for copper gluconate.  Apply under your moisturizer.  Effective at clearing up blemishes.
  • Copper Hair Serum – Serums for the hair will enlarge your hair follicles for a thicker and fuller head of hair.

Foods That Are Rich In Copper

Dr. Graf explained to Dr. Oz and the audience that you should be treating not just the outside with skin and hair creams, you should be eating copper rich foods to nourish your body on the inside.  Here are the copper rich foods that were mentioned on today’s (3-17-2014) episode :

  • 3 raw or cooked oysters
  • 1 1/2 oz of cashews
  • 1 1/2 oz of sesame seeds
  • 2 oz of chocolate

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