Teresa after getting her DNA analysis and applying a recommended routine.

Case Study: What, My Results Say I DON’T Have Sensitive Skin? Why Your DNA Test Matters

TERESA SMITH, CO-FOUNDER YUDOYU, AGE 54   Quiz Skin Persona: Combination Skin + Sensitive + Renew (Over 50) + Enlarged Pores   DNA Results: Fine lines + Wrinkles: 67% AVERAGE – Medium Priority Sun Protection: 100% IDEAL – Low Priority Skin Sensitivity: 100% IDEAL – Low Priority Skin Elasticity:  25% NON-IDEAL – High Priority Pigmentation:…

Woman's had holding the Yudoyu DNA Skincare Analysis Kit

Understanding your DNA for skincare

“The genes you are born with affect how you age,” says Alexa Boer Kimball, a researcher and the chief executive officer at Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Genes are associated with DNA repair, cell replication, response to oxidative stress, and protein metabolism. Genes are also associated with mitochondrial structure, metabolism,…