Coenzyme Q10


  • May Work in Same Antioxidant Pathway as Vitamin C and Vitamin E
  • May Help to Reduce Appearance of Wrinkles*
  • May Help to Reduce Future Signs of UV Damage*


When applied to the skin, Coenzyme Q-10 has been shown in independent studies to penetrate the skin layers. It may help to reduce the oxidation, reduce wrinkles, and prevent UVA-irradiation damage (Biofactors).*


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All may help reduce the appearance of future signs of aging on the skin*


There are currently 1,430 studies on Coenzyme Q10 in skincare.

Aging skin is functionally anaerobic: Importance of coenzyme Q10 for anti aging skin care

S Prahl, T Kueper, T Biernoth, Y Wöhrmann… – Biofactors, 2008 – Wiley Online Library
The functional loss of mitochondria represents an inherent part in modern theories trying to
explain the cutaneous aging process. The present study shows significant age‐dependent
differences in mitochondrial function of keratinocytes isolated from skin biopsies of young …

Anti‐inflammatory effects of CoQ10 and colorless carotenoids

B Fuller, D Smith, A Howerton… – Journal of cosmetic …, 2006 – Wiley Online Library
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Summary. Background CoQ10 (ubiquinone, coenzyme Q10) and carotenoids are popular
antioxidants used in many skin care products to protect the skin from free radical damage …

[PDF] Antioxidants used in skin care formulations

IB Allemann, L Baumann – Skin Therapy Lett, 2008 –
… The synthetic analog of coenzyme Q10 is called idebenone, which has been demonstrated to
be stronger than CoQ10 and other well known antioxidants.[20] In humans, a study with a topical
skin care formulation containing idebenone showed positive effects on …

Preparation and characterization of liposomal coenzyme Q10 for in vivo topical application

WC Lee, TH Tsai – International journal of pharmaceutics, 2010 – Elsevier
… 1. Introduction. Coenzyme Q10 (2,3-dimethoxy-5-methyl-6-decaprenyl-1,4-benzoquinone, also
called CoQ10 or Q10) is a vitamin-like, oil-soluble molecule … CoQ10 also participates in aerobic
cellular respiration by generating energy in the form of ATP (Lenaz et al., 2007) …

Coenzyme Q10 enhances dermal elastin expression, inhibits IL‐1α production and melanin synthesis in vitro

M Zhang, L Dang, F Guo, X Wang… – … journal of cosmetic …, 2012 – Wiley Online Library
… Although CoQ 10 has been applied as an anti‐ageing agent in skincare products, its effect
on pigmentation has not been reported … Caption Effects of Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) on
melanin synthesis and tyrosinase activity in B16 melanoma cells …

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