Glutathione has a tremendous role in supporting the antioxidant capacity of the body. It helps to remove toxic chemicals from the body by increasing the liver detoxification pathways .
Additionally it has been shown to potentially reduce wrinkles in the skin and increase skin elasticity. It reduces UV spots on the skin .
It has been shown to have a skin lightening effect on sun-exposed areas by altering melanin production .
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