Compound Summary

Valine, an essential amino acid obtained through diet or supplements, plays key roles in skin health. It contributes to collagen production, vital for skin elasticity, and firmness. Valine also helps regulate skin moisture by supporting ceramide production, essential lipids retaining skin hydration. Furthermore, valine facilitates wound healing by promoting tissue regeneration, collagen synthesis, and new blood vessel formation.

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