About: Ceramides are a family of waxy lipid molecules. Ceramides are found in high concentrations within the cell membrane of eukaryotic cells since they are component lipids that makeup sphingomyelin, one of the major lipids in the lipid bilayer.
What It contains: Composed of sphingosine and a fatty acid
Advantage: This is a plant-derived active ingredient that works to improve barrier function on skin cells by moisturizing and hydrating.
Benefit: It helps create a barrier to prevent permeability. This locks moisture into your skin, which helps prevent dryness and irritation. Protect your epidermis from environmental damage resulting in anti-aging effects.