30 Apr '14, 11am

Is silica good for skin?: Margot must know…I’m wondering if skin would benefit from topical silica, and if so,...

Margot must know… I’m wondering if skin would benefit from topical silica, and if so, in what ways. I know its touted as being great for hair and nails, and I’ve even read claims that it can help heal acne and plump up skin (when ingested). A little poking around the internet also lead me to believe that maybe skin might see benefits from topical application, and I was wondering if you guys might be able to tell me whether or not that was true. The Beauty Brains respond: What’s the scoop on silica? Silica (aka silicon dioxide) is a trace mineral which is found in a variety of fruits and vegetables. It plays an important role in maintaining healthy bones, teeth, skin, tendons, blood vessels, nails and hair. As with other trace minerals if your diet is deficient in the material then you may benefit from taking dietary supplements. But you don’t need much of it and if you get...

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