These treatments might be bizarre—but do they work?
Back in 2005, a "Nip/Tuck" episode featured a fictitious cream that Joan Rivers loved so much that she offered to be the celebrity spokeswoman. Unbeknownst to Rivers, the power behind the wonder cream was a human derived secret ingredient that would gross most people out-semen!
What about semen made it such a great skin care additive?
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Perhaps it is semen's level of glycosphingolipids, a fatty substance that can help reinforce the skin's lipid barrier to help keep the skin hydrated. Or could it be the mineral richness of semen that helps jump-start slowing aged cells? Maybe the film forming aspect of this organic ingredient pulls skin taut, giving it an instant lift effect? I'm inclined to believe that all of the reasons mentioned make for an interesting anti-aging ingredient, but as to it being truly effective, the question is: Who is willing to try such an unorthodox beauty treatment?
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