noun. a fibrous scleroprotein found in elastic tissues such as the walls of arteries.
- elastic tissue
Example sentences of the word elastin
1. Noun, singular or mass
It helps restore elastin and collagen that have been damaged by free radicals, and in turn this can help even out your skin tone.
2. Coordinating conjunction
Smoking also damages skin collagen—elastin fibers that give it strength and elasticity—resulting in loose skin under the eyes.
Stimulate the growth of healthy skin with creams and lotions that contain elastin and collagen.