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Korean Collagen vs. Japanese Collagen: What Makes These Two So Different From Each Other?

Korean Collagen and Japanese Collagen are two types of collagen products from Wellbeing Nutrition known to be highly effective for health. But how are they different? Do they have the same ingredients or benefits? Well, answers to these questions are in the blog below.

This blog talks about and distinguishes between Korean and Japanese collagen in detail. So, read along to know and understand the difference between these two varieties of collagen.

Korean Marine Collagen Peptides

Korean Beauty has become dramatically popular among Indians in the last few years. And keeping this in mind, Wellbeing Nutrition crafted Korean Marine Collagen Peptides, a supplement that sources collagen from Korean deep-sea fishes such as cod, haddock, and pollock. It benefits your skin, nails, hair, bones, joints and helps slow down the signs of ageing.

Japanese Collagen

This collagen product type from Wellbeing Nutrition features two supplements that are:

Glow Japanese Marine Collagen Peptides

Glow Japanese Marine Collagen Peptides from Wellbeing Nutrition comes with wild-caught pure Japanese marine collagen and several other ingredients such as bromelain, resveratrol, goji berry, glutathione, etc. It's meant to help you improve skin radiance, elasticity, complexion, hydration, and overall skin health.

Beauty Japanese Marine Collagen Peptides

Beauty Japanese Marine Collagen Peptides also come with wild-caught pure Japanese marine collagen and different ingredients such as rosehip, vitamin E, C, acerola cherry, and astaxanthin. These ingredients can help you achieve healthy hair, skin, and nails.

What's the Difference Between the Two (Japanese and Marine Collagen Products)?

Source
Korean Collagen, or Korean Marine Collagen Peptides, as the name suggests, contains collagen sourced from Korean deep-sea fishes. However, Japanese collagen supplements: Beauty and Glow contain collagen sourced from Japanese marine life. Both are equally effective, though.

Flavour
The Korean Collagen supplement comes with no flavour at all. It is pure Korean marine collagen and takes the flavour of any drink or food item it is added to. The Japanese collagen supplements like Glow and Beauty come in flavours. Glow comes in a refreshing tropical bliss flavor, while Beauty comes in a soothing mango peach flavour.

Ingredients
The Korean Marine Collagen Peptides contains type 1 and type 3 collagen peptides and is the purest form of collagen you’ll find in the market. On the other hand, Japanese Collagen products come with numerous other ingredients along with collage,n known to enhance the overall benefits they offer. Let's learn more about them below:

Ingredients in Glow Japanese Marine Collagen Peptides

It comes with wild-caught marine collagen along with:

SkinAx: A patent-pending formula that contains grape seed polyphenols, bioactive superoxide dismutase, zinc & vitamin C. These ingredients are known to restore skin radiance and slow down the aging process.

Glutathione: An antioxidant that's made from glycine, glutamic acid, and amino acids cysteine. It helps achieve a brighter complexion, reduces minor skin imperfections, lightens your skin, and improves uneven skin.

Resveratrol: It's extracted from polygonum cuspidatum and exhibits anti-inflammatory properties. Resveratrol is used to deal with skin inflammation and even arthritis.

Bromelain: It comes from pineapples, and helps improve the gut microbiome, digestion, and prevent gut inflammation.

Goji berry: Goji berries are rich in antioxidants that help promote collagen production and reduce acne and hyperpigmentation.

Ingredients in Beauty Japanese Marine Collagen Peptides

It comes with wild-caught marine collagen along with:

Hyaluronic Acid: It helps your skin retain moisture, lubricates, and cushions your joints and other tissues.

Rose Hip: Rosehip naturally comes with vitamin C, which helps prevent inflammation and fight free radicals.

Astaxanthin: It's a naturally occurring carotenoid that exhibits strong anti-oxidative properties.

Acerola: Acerola cherry is a natural source of vitamin C, which is known to prevent blemishes and acne.

Vitamin E: Vitamin E is an important vitamin extracted from natural resources. It’s a powerful antioxidant and protects your skin.

Natural Biotin: It helps improve the overall keratin structure of your body, providing you with healthy hair, nails, and skin.

Benefits

Korean Marine Collagen Peptides offer more general benefits such as better bone health, hydration, stronger nails, joints, healthier hair, and skin radiance. However, Japanese Collagen supplements offer specialized benefits.

For instance, Glow Japanese Marine Collagen Peptides help improve your overall skin health and appearance, and Beauty Japanese Marine Collagen Peptides ensures good health for your hair, nails, and skin.

Wrapping Up

By now, you would know how Japanese collagen and Korean collagen products from Wellbeing Nutrition vary. However, what you might not know is that they have some similarities too. What? Well, they both are effective, prevent premature ageing, and are completely safe for consumption.

So, whether you want healthy hair, nails, skin, or joints and bones, you can rely on the supplements listed above. Just order them, consume them daily and feel the difference.

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