Juvecol® is an award-winning natural proteoglycan for skin and joint health that is also offering manufacturers sustainability claims through upcycled production.

Perhaps only those of us in the natural products industry know that the cartilage-rich parts of salmon, which were traditionally discarded by fishermen, are now finding new use for multiple beauty-from-within and anti-aging formulations. Juvecol®, is one of those ingredients that’s derived from the cartilage of wild-caught salmon.

Proteoglycans are a component of connective tissues, such as bone, cartilage and skin. Clinical research studies on salmon cartilage proteoglycans (sPGs) have been revealing benefits relating to both joint health and skin health.* In a gold-standard study, researchers found that sPGs improved multiple markers of skin health associated with skin moisture, elasticity and appearance.*

Discover more about Juvecol® by downloading this infographic and contact a Maypro representative if you would like to discuss how an award-winning upcycled product like Juvecol® can enrich your next formula.