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What is Glycine?

What is Glycine?

SPOTLIGHT SERIES What is Glycine? Yingdee Chew, MPharm 28 Dec 2017 Glycine (not to be confused with ‘glycol’, ‘glycerine’, glycerol’, etc) is the simplest naturally occurring amino acid, which is a constituent of most proteins [1]. Glycine is one of 20 amino acids...

What is Ribonucleic Acid (RNA)?

SPOTLIGHT SERIES What is ribonucleic acid (RNA)? Yingdee Chew, MPharm 28 Dec 2017 RNA, or to give it its full name, ribonucleic acid, is present in all living cells. Its principle job is to act as a messenger, carrying instructions from DNA for controlling the...

What is Hyaluronic Acid?

SPOTLIGHT SERIES What is Hyaluronic Acid? Yingdee Chew, MPharm 8 Dec 2017 It’s a naturally-occuring staple of anti-ageing and hydrating products – but are there health risks associated with it? Join the SkinNinja team as we take a deep dive into hyaluronic acid (not...

What is Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS)?

SPOTLIGHT SERIES What is Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS)? Yingdee Chew, MPharm 7 Dec 2017 Here at SkinNinja, we remain determined to share with you world leading expert information so you can make informed choices about your cosmetics and beauty, personal care and...

What Are Parabens?

SPOTLIGHT SERIES What are Parabens? Yingdee, MPharm 24 Nov 2017 Our goal at SkinNinja is to ensure you have all the information you need about the chemical ingredients in your cosmetics to make informed decisions about what you apply to your body. Some ingredients you...