What is it?
Ok, maybe you did hear the name folic acid or folate, but what you probably do not know is that it is actually a water-soluble, which means that it cannot be stored, vitamin B9 (yes, there is more than one vitamin B)
What you probably know
Taking a folic acid supplement is crucial during the first trimester of pregnancy, since it prevents neural tube defects in the embryo
What you probably heard
Different foods are now being fortified with folic acid, since it is imperative for proper brain function and emotional or mental health
What you DID NOT know
Recent research showed that topical application of a formulation containing this vitamin, improves collagen metabolism, hence, increasing your skin’s firmness and elasticity!
So choose your daily cream with folic acid, like YOUNOM skin care and enjoy a glowing complexion all year long!