Skin Care For 50’s

In your 50’s? What preventative steps can you take in your skin care routine to minimize ageing?

So many factors influence the rate at which you age. Genetics, the lifestyle choices we make, smoking, excessive sun exposure and how we manage stress. Over time these factors can contribute to the formation of lines, wrinkles, thinner skin, a loss of elasticity leading to sagging skin and the appearance of pigmented skin and sunspots.

Before you go into panic mode over all the skin imperfections you would like to correct, let’s look at some of the key ingredients you need to look for in skin care products to take some preventative steps in your skin care for your 50’s to minimize ageing.

Skin Health Hub Skin Health Skin Care For 50'sWhat are the best Anti-Aging Ingredients for 50’s?

Day
• Cleansers: Wash skin daily with a creamy moisturizing cleanser for sensitive skin. Look for ‘calming’ ingredients such as Panthenol and Matricaria.

• Serums: Layer serums under your moisturizer which contain antioxidants like L-Ascorbic Acid, Vitamin C , Vitamin E, Resveratrol, or Green Tea.

• Moisturizers: Should support and protect the barrier function of the skin and maintains moisture. Ingredients: Betaine, Hydrolysed Hyaluronic Acid

• Sun protection: Apply a SPF 30+ fragrance free full-sectrum to fight against UVA/UVB rays with ingredients: Zinc Oxide, Titanium Dioxide, Camellia Oelifera (Green Tea) Leaf Extract for antioxidant protection.

Night
• Apply a rich night cream with peptides, a hydrating prescriptive retinoid, or retinol (Vitamin A) cream. Retinoids boost reserves of collagen and elastin preventing future sagging. Additional ingredients can include: Niacinamide, Tocopheryl Acetate (Vitamin E) to help soothe and hydrate skin.

• Hyperpigmentation can be reduced with creams containing 2% Hydroquinone, Phytophenol, or Kojic acid. Skin exfoliation is promoted which enhances skin tone and texture and improve the appearance of age spots.

Anti-ageing skin care and cosmetics is big business. That’s one of the reasons why pharmaceutical and cosmetic companies continue to work on the research and development of skin care products. By providing consumers with the most effective solutions advancements such as developing the carriers and solvents that are used in products to help penetrate ingredients more deeply through the skin will ultimately be a win-win for all – companies and consumers alike.

So, the next time you go shopping for skin care you can look past the expensive packaging and hype, read the ingredients on the label of the bottle and know that you are choosing a product with the right ingredients for your skin as it changes over time.

For more information read our article on Why Should I Use a Serum in My Skin Care?

 

Easy Sharing: Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailFacebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail

Sorry, comments are closed for this post.

Skincare For Summer
During the longer days of summer, a different approach is needed to care for your skin to protect it [more]
6 Common Winter Skin Mistakes
Winter weather effects our skin in many different ways. Winter is the time when you wrap your body [more]
Skіn Cаrе Fоr Combination Skіn
There аrе ѕоmе реорlе whо dоn't hаvе соmрlеtеlу оіlу ѕkіn оr соmрlеt [more]
Skіn Cаrе Routine Fоr Sеnѕіtіvе Skіn
Thе nаturаl оіlѕ thаt оur ѕkіn рrоduсеѕ tо рrоtесt and mоіѕturіzе оur с [more]
Skіn Cаrе Routine fоr Aсnе Skіn
If уоu аrе ѕuffеrіng frоm асnе, this аrtісlе wіll рrоvе tо bе vеrу uѕеful [more]
7 Tірѕ Fоr Yоungеr-Lооkіng Skіn
Yоungеr lооkіng ѕkіn - іt'ѕ ѕоmеthіng wе аll wаnt, especially аftеr we rеасh a [more]
Thе Perfect Skіn Cаrе Rеgіmеn fоr Yоur Skіn Tуре
Thе fіrѕt thіng tо knоw аѕ you start a ѕkіn саrе regimen іѕ уоur ѕkіn tуре. [more]
Bеѕt Wауѕ Tо Brіghtеn Your Skіn
A ѕkіn brіght ѕkіn brіghtеnеr саn hеlр іn gеnеrаtіng thе реrfесt glоw. Al [more]
Skin Care For Dry Skin
Thе number оf people wіth skin рrоblеmѕ hаѕ been іnсrеаѕіng іn recent years. Mоr [more]

Related Posts