There are many anti-wrinkle products available today and somethimes it’s difficult to know what kind is right for your type of skin. In addition to wrinkles, many people have other skin problems as well making choosing a product rather complex. Before choosing a product for wrinkles, it’s best to know the various types of wrinkles there are, the steps necessary to take care of the skin and what ingrediants work best to create beautiful, radiant, wrinkle-free skin.
Anti-wrinkle face formulations and creams work to reverse the natural aging process and photo aging that comes from long exposure to harmful rayes from sunlight. Photo aging make the skin look thick and leathery with irregular pigmentations. Visable on the surface of the skin may be small bllood vessels in addition to wrinkles.
Wrinkles vary in complexity: the shape, size, depth, extent of coverage and age from individual to individual. There are a variety of treatments available for wrinkles and the treatment to choose would depend on what type of problem you have. If you are older and have many wrinkles, especailly around the eyes and mouth, you will need a stronger product then if you are young with just a few small lines. Regardless your age or the severity of your skin challenges, always seek a product that has at least the following three ingredients:
Vitamins nourish our skin, hair and other tissues. This has made them a preferred choice in anti-wrinkle creams. Vitamin A in the form of retinol treats injured skin and improves collagen formation. It supplies moisture and helps the skin remain soft and plump. Other vitamins like C and E are very popular for their anti-oxidant effects.
2. Fruit Acids
Alpha Hydroxy Acids are popular exfoliants, which are used in the form of Glycolic, Malic, Tartaric and Citric acid and many other formulations. These acids brush off the dead cells and tissues revealing new, fresh under skin.
These are the famous anti-oxidants that fight against free radicals. Vitamins and other compounds are used in formulations and are said to be effective against these radicals.