Prof. Jeff Pearson, Professor of Molecular Physiology

Today’s Ask the Expert features Prof. Jeff Pearson, a Professor of Molecular Physiology at Newcastle University, United Kingdom. He specialises in drug absorption through the mucus layer and researches the health benefits of seaweed extract in tackling obesity. He also researches the skin structure and is clued up on molecules such as collagen, elastin and hyaluronic acid.

In this short clip we quiz Jeff about hyaluronic acid and it’s role in skin hydration and ageing.