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Berry Elements Found to Be Good for the Skin

Posted: April 23, 2009

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In human skin cells, ellagic acid protects against ultraviolet damage by blocking production of matrix metalloproteinase enzymes that break down collagen and reduce the expression of ICAM, a molecule involved with inflammation.

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The American Academy of Family Physicians has more on preventing sun damage.

HealthDay News, April 21, 2009