46 min

Supplement pet peeves & how to glow from the inside-out | mbg director of scientific affairs Ashley Jordan Ferira, Ph.D., R.D‪.‬ The mindbodygreen Podcast

    • Alternative Health

Ashley Jordan Ferira, Ph.D., R.D.: “Topicals can be helpful, but we want to be supporting the inner cells and what they're trying to do naturally.”
Ferira, mbg's director of scientific affairs, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss her biggest pet peeves when it comes to beauty supplements, plus:
- How much salmon it actually takes to get enough astaxanthin
- Why not all forms of CoQ10 are created equal
- Why you should treat your beauty like your bone density 
- Why there's no such thing as vegan collagen
- How to become a smarter beauty shopper

Referenced in the episode:
- Ferira's mbg article on "vegan" collagen.
- mbg Podcast episode #308, with Brittany Henderson, M.D.
- A study on CoQ10 and skin smoothness.*
- Research showing 6 mg of astaxanthin can help support healthy skin function and reduce wrinkles.*

Our glow from the inside out bundle+ has arrived! This powerhouse duo, cellular beauty+ and beauty & gut collagen+, help reduce the size of wrinkles and fine lines while enhancing your skin’s hydration, elasticity, and smoothness.* Visit mindbodygreen.com/glow to learn more, and use the code BEAUTYPOD at checkout to save 20% off your first month when you subscribe to the bundle.

Enjoy this episode! Whether it's an article or podcast, we want to know what we can do to help here at mindbodygreen. Let us know at: podcast@mindbodygreen.com.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Ashley Jordan Ferira, Ph.D., R.D.: “Topicals can be helpful, but we want to be supporting the inner cells and what they're trying to do naturally.”
Ferira, mbg's director of scientific affairs, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss her biggest pet peeves when it comes to beauty supplements, plus:
- How much salmon it actually takes to get enough astaxanthin
- Why not all forms of CoQ10 are created equal
- Why you should treat your beauty like your bone density 
- Why there's no such thing as vegan collagen
- How to become a smarter beauty shopper

Referenced in the episode:
- Ferira's mbg article on "vegan" collagen.
- mbg Podcast episode #308, with Brittany Henderson, M.D.
- A study on CoQ10 and skin smoothness.*
- Research showing 6 mg of astaxanthin can help support healthy skin function and reduce wrinkles.*

Our glow from the inside out bundle+ has arrived! This powerhouse duo, cellular beauty+ and beauty & gut collagen+, help reduce the size of wrinkles and fine lines while enhancing your skin’s hydration, elasticity, and smoothness.* Visit mindbodygreen.com/glow to learn more, and use the code BEAUTYPOD at checkout to save 20% off your first month when you subscribe to the bundle.

Enjoy this episode! Whether it's an article or podcast, we want to know what we can do to help here at mindbodygreen. Let us know at: podcast@mindbodygreen.com.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

46 min