May 21, 2024
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Ageless Elegance: Antioxidant Infusion for Timeless Beauty Enhancement

Skin is the largest organ of our body and it needs proper care and protection from various environmental factors like pollution, sun exposure, etc. Using the right skincare products is essential to maintain healthy, glowing skin. In today’s busy lifestyle, it is difficult to take proper care of skin without the help of suitable skincare products.

Cleansing

Cleansing is the first and most important step of any skincare routine. It removes dirt, oil and impurities from the skin to keep it clean.

Face Wash

Using a gentle face wash twice a day is sufficient for most skin types. Look for a face wash with ingredients like ceramides, hyaluronic acid that cleanse without stripping the natural oils. Face washes help remove surface dirt, pollution and make-up without over-drying the skin.

makeup remover

In addition to a face wash, a separate makeup remover is needed to dissolve waterproof makeup like mascara, lipstick etc. Opt for an oil-based makeup remover or cleansing balm for efficient yet gentle removal of all types of makeup.

Exfoliation

Exfoliation removes dead skin cells from the surface to reveal fresh, bright skin underneath. It improves skin texture and tone over time with regular use.

Face Scrub

A mild face scrub containing small abrasive particles can be used 1-2 times a week for light exfoliation. Look for natural scrubs containing walnut, oats powder or jojoba beads that slough off dead skin gently. Over-exfoliation using harsh scrubs must be avoided.

Moisturizing

Moisturizers are a non-negotiable part of any skincare routine. They maintain the skin’s moisture barrier and natural glow. Hydrated skin heals faster and shows fewer signs of aging.

Face Cream/Lotion

Opt for a lightweight, oil-free moisturizer for combination/oily skin and a rich cream for dry skin. Apply it immediately after cleansing for best results. Look for humectants like glycerin and emollients like shea butter or squalane in the ingredients.

Serums

Serums are concentrated forms of active ingredients skincare product  that target specific concerns like dark spots, fine lines, etc. They are best used before moisturizer. Some popular options are hyaluronic acid serum, vitamin C serum, retinol serum.

Sun Protection

Sun exposure is one of the major causes of skin damage, premature aging. It is very important to use a broad spectrum sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher on face every day.

Sunscreen

Look for mineral/chemical combo sunscreens that are lightweight and easy to apply. Reapply every 2 hours or after swimming/sweating. Sunscreen must be used even on cloudy days as UVA rays can penetrate clouds. Avoid tanning beds which severely damage the skin.

Additional Treatments

Beyond cleansing, moisturizing and sun protection, additional treatments can address specific skin concerns.

Anti-Aging

For signs of aging like fine lines, dullness, retinoids and peptides work best when used consistently over weeks/months. Start with lower concentrations and build up tolerance. Retinol and bakuchiol based products are popular OTC options.

Acne

For occasional breakouts, salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide based washes/spots treatments are effective. Adapalene and topical antibiotics work better for moderate to severe acne. See a dermatologist for prescription alternatives if OTC options do not show improvements.

Dark Spots/Hyperpigmentation

Products containing vitamin C, niacinamide, licorice, arbutin, kojic acid, azelaic acid help fade dark spots and brighten skin over weeks with daily use. Make sure to also use sun protection to prevent further darkening.

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1.      Source: Coherent Market Insights, Public sources, Desk research
2.      We have leveraged AI tools to mine information and compile it