Health & Beauty

Choosing an Anti Wrinkle Cream

Written by Chris Elliot

Anti wrinkle creams are very popular with the ladies; and even men nowadays. They are effective at reducing the appearance and number of wrinkles on the face. They can help to maintain that youthful appearance while keeping skin smooth and well nourished. Those who do not use these products may look older than others that use them regularly. The secret to looking younger is through early and continuous use of moisturisers and anti aging products.

Although we cannot reverse the effects of aging, anti wrinkle cream will slow down that process and make those deep wrinkle lines appear less visible. Choosing a good anti wrinkle cream is important because women should start using them even before wrinkles start to appear. When they cannot be avoided; wrinkles can be decreased or even removed altogether by a specialist anti wrinkle treatment London specialist, like Sheridan France who is available at a choice of two professional clinics.

Another thing about anti wrinkle cream is that you will need to use it continuously to improve the conditions of wrinkles and prevent new wrinkles from forming. One of the areas that need wrinkle creams from an early age is around the eyes. This area has some of the most delicate skin, and wrinkles around the eyes are quickly noticeable and will most clearly reveal a person’s age.

Retinol

Lots of anti wrinkle creams contain retinol; which is a vitamin A compound antioxidant, meaning it will prevent free radicals from attacking your skin cells. Aside from preventing wrinkles, it is also used for acne-prone skin. Therefore this type of wrinkle cream is good for women with acne, who to prevent wrinkles at the same time.

Alpha Hydroxy Acids

Other anti wrinkle creams contain Alpha hydroxyl acids and these compounds work by exfoliating the skin. However while exfoliating they will expose your skin to the elements and possible sun damage, so it is important to use a sunscreen in the sun’s UV rays. It is also a little uncomfortable to use because it has a slight burning sensation, so is not recommended for sensitive skin.

Other anti wrinkle creams contain coenzyme Q10, copper peptides, and kinetin. They are all supposed to help with wrinkle conditions.

Another common ingredient in anti wrinkle cream, as well as a lot of other beauty products, is green tea extract. Ever since green tea has been shown to be healthy, every beauty product has added it to enhance their image.

Using anti wrinkle cream daily is important for avoiding wrinkles, but other preventative measures should be taken as well. Avoid excessive sun exposure, use moisture to keep your skin hydrated, and treat yourself to a pampering session including wrinkle treatment, whenever possible.

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Chris Elliot