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Article: The Beauty of YANA™: Collagen Drink for Glowing Skin

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The Beauty of YANA™: Collagen Drink for Glowing Skin

 The hype over collagen drinks has been steadily growing, and for good reason. The benefits for skin, hair, nails and overall wellbeing are vast and varied. What makes this magic protein so unique? Collagen addresses multiple concerns at once: hydration, elasticity and radiance, resulting in healthier skin overall. In this article, we’ll explore the power of collagen and unpack its many skin-loving benefits.


What is Collagen?  

Collagen is a vital protein naturally found in our bodies, including our skin. Think of it as a supportive structure that holds everything together. It’s responsible for giving our skin that smooth and firm appearance. In the world of skincare, it takes the spotlight as a top ingredient in many anti-aging products.


Though our bodies naturally create collagen, as we age we produce less, which can lead to wrinkles and sagging skin. Additionally, our bodies cannot absorb collagen in its whole form. To enter the bloodstream, it must be broken down into peptides so it can be absorbed through the gut.


The Benefits of Collagen

When it comes to skincare, collagen is loaded with benefits. The crucial protein naturally serves as a building block for the skin, bones, tendons, and muscles. When consumed, it produces many positive effects on the body, such as…


  1. Maintaining skin elasticity, smoothness, and hydration. It can combat wrinkles and fine lines, giving your skin a healthy and vibrant glow.


  1. Playing a vital role in supporting your joints and cartilage. It keeps them strong, flexible, and resilient, promoting mobility.


  1. Delivering essential amino acids that contribute to the strength and growth of your hair and nails.


  1. Maintaining the integrity of the gut lining, aiding nutrient absorption and supporting digestive health.


  1. Repairing and rebuilding muscle tissues, supporting your overall fitness after workouts.


How Much Collagen Should You Have Per Day?

The ideal daily intake of collagen varies depending on your lifestyle and individual needs, but a general rule of thumb is 2.5 to 15 grams per day. This amount can provide the necessary building blocks for your skin to maintain its elasticity, reduce the appearance of fine lines, and promote that enviable glow. Remember, it's not just about slathering on collagen-infused products; nourishing your body from the inside out is key.

Are Collagen Drinks Worth the Hype?

Collagen drinks have garnered a lot of attention in recent years, and for good reason. Their popularity lies in their convenience and effectiveness. They offer a simple way to add collagen to your daily routine, requiring no complex procedures or injections. They contain collagen peptides, which are smaller molecules that can be more easily absorbed by the body. When consumed, these peptides stimulate the body's own collagen production, improving skin’s appearance.


The Magic of YANA™ Daily Collagen Shots

YANA™ is IMAGE Skincare’s revolutionary beauty liquid and collagen supplement. The delicious formula restores essential elements for healthy skin, working from the inside out. YANA™ improves hydration, elasticity, and reduces wrinkles. Its concentrated ingredients include collagen peptides, antioxidants, hyaluronic acid, vitamin C, and biotin. With organic acai juice, organic pomegranate juice, and natural citrus flavors, YANA™ is the ultimate skin-loving treat.


When it comes to collagen ‘shots’ versus collagen ‘injections,’ it's important to note that they are not the same thing. Collagen injections involve a needle and are a common procedure for minimizing wrinkles and fine lines. YANA™ Daily Collagen Shots, sold exclusively through IMAGE Skincare, was formulated to drink once per day to rejuvenate skin.


YANA™ features a special blend of collagen peptides, with a powerful combination of vitamins and antioxidants. The unique formula slows down collagen loss and enhances the body's natural synthesis. Clinical research has shown that using YANA™ Daily Collagen Shots for just 30 days can result in a 63% reduction in fine lines and wrinkles, a 37% improvement in skin texture, and a 42% decrease in pore size.  


How Do You Use YANA™?

YANA™ works from the inside out. It comes 0.5 fl oz. vials so that you can take it wherever you go. YANA™ is safe to take all by itself, but you can also mix it with water or your morning smoothie, fruit juice, or tea. It has a refreshing citrus flavor that goes with anything.  


Collagen Drinks & Recipes

To incorporate collagen into your beverages, add it in powder or liquid form to smoothies, coffee, tea, or even fruit-infused water. Or try some of our popular YANA™ recipes below:


YANA™ Collagen Drink Recipes




1/2 cup of organic coconut water

1 cup chopped pineapple (frozen or fresh)

1 cup chopped mango (frozen or fresh)

1 cup of kale

1 fl oz (30ml) YANA™" Daily Collagen Shots


  1. Blend on high for 1 minute or until smooth





1/2 cup of organic strawberries (frozen or fresh)

1/2 cup of organic blueberries (frozen or fresh)

1/2 cup of organic vanilla yogurt

1/2 cup of organic almond milk

1/2 cup of ice

1 fl oz (30ml) YANA™" Daily Collagen Shots


  1. Blend on high for 1 minute or until smooth


Bovine Collagen Buzz   

Bovine collagen offers a wide range of benefits for our skin and overall health. Derived from cows, specifically their skin, bones, and connective tissues, bovine collagen is known for its effectiveness in supporting skin health, hair growth, and nail strength.


When it comes to skincare, bovine collagen enhances skin elasticity, making it firmer and more supple. It also helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, promoting a smoother and more youthful complexion.


Not only does bovine collagen offer benefits for our external appearance, but it also supports our internal health. Collagen is a crucial protein that provides structure and support to our bones, joints, and connective tissues. Consuming bovine collagen can help maintain the health and flexibility of our joints, promoting better mobility and reducing discomfort.


When it comes to collagen quality, the real magic lies in the effectiveness of the collagen itself. Make sure you're getting the best collagen that your body can fully utilize. Factors such as the manufacturing process, purity, and absorption rate have a significant impact on how effective the collagen will be for you.


Collagen Peptides, Hyaluronic acid, Vitamin C

Collagen peptides are a game-changer when it comes to improving skin elasticity, reducing wrinkles, and refining texture. A study published in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology revealed that taking collagen peptides orally resulted in a significant reduction in wrinkles and increased skin hydration in just eight weeks.*


Hyaluronic acid is another superstar. It's like a hydration superhero for our skin. A trial published in the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology demonstrated that applying hyaluronic acid topically significantly increased skin hydration, improved elasticity, and reduced wrinkles.**


And let's not forget about vitamin C, the antioxidant champion. Research published in the Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology found that topical application of vitamin C reduced signs of aging like fine lines and pigmentation while evening out overall skin tone.***


But here's the kicker, when you combine these incredible ingredients in skincare products, magic happens. A study in the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology showed that a special formulation containing collagen peptides, hyaluronic acid, and vitamin C improved skin hydration, elasticity, and firmness, leading to a visible reduction in fine lines and wrinkles.****


Bovine collagen, collagen peptides, hyaluronic acid, and vitamin C are absolute musts  for our skin. They work together to give our skin that extra boost, making it look healthy, vibrant, and ready to take on the world.


In Conclusion

Collagen is the superhero of the beauty world, responsible for giving us that youthful, radiant glow. It’s the secret ingredient that holds everything together—our skin, hair, nails, tendons, cartilage, and bones.  Collagen drinks like YANAmake getting your daily dose of collagen both convenient, effective (and tasty).


So, whether you're looking to maintain a youthful radiance or preemptively combat the signs of aging, collagen drinks are your secret weapon. Embrace the collagen craze, my friends, and let YANAreveal your lit-from-within glow. 


*Source: Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

**Source: Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

***Source: Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology

****Source: Journal of Drugs in Dermatology

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