With a plethora of ingredients claiming to be miracle products for anti-aging, it gets tricky to select the best for your skin type. In reality, there are only a handful of ingredients that are clinically proven to reduce wrinkles and other signs of aging. However, it all comes down to your skin type regarding what will work best for you. We have listed some of the best anti-aging ingredients which are suitable for specific skin types and also products that are daily essentials to retard the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Best ingredients in skincare that help fight aging
To retain the youthfulness and glow of your skin for years to come, choosing the right product and ingredients is essential. Here we have listed a few such ingredients which effectively minimize the signs of aging in all skin types:
Sunscreen is an absolute must to ensure your skin does not face the brunt of sun damage. Sun damage can accelerate the aging process. A sunscreen like the Foxtale Cover Up Dewy Sunscreen which has SPF 50+, PA++++, is broad spectrum, and enriched with niacinamide is ideal to prevent sun damage and reap the anti-aging benefits. Niacinamide is a known ingredient that improves the skin’s protective barrier and prevents aging.
2. Encapsulated retinol
Retinol has become a popular ingredient for its anti-aging properties these days but it can be harsh to the top layer of the skin. This is what sets apart encapsulated retinol. It penetrates deeper within the skin and then starts acting. Thus, you get the benefits of retinol without enduring the harshness. The Foxtale Vit-A-Lity Retinol Night Serum which is also infused with peptides, vitamin E, kokum butter, and betaine is ideally designed to give you anti-aging benefits in the gentlest possible way.
Peptides are building block proteins that can effectively boost collagen production in the body. They also help to improve the moisturization of the body. They are also significantly effective to reduce the signs of aging and can improve wrinkles in two weeks.
Vitamin C is available in many forms among which the L-Ascorbic acid is the purest and most potent. It is known for various benefits like brightening, smoothing, and reducing hyperpigmentation. It is rich in antioxidants and can protect your skin from UV damage. However, it is a rather unstable ingredient if not formulated correctly. The Foxtale C For Yourself Vitamin C serum is a great way to include this ingredient in your daily skincare routine. It is mild and has a blend of 15% vitamin C and vitamin E which stabilizes the formula.
5. Vitamin E
Vitamin E is one of the age-old ingredients that has been around for many years. It is suitable for all skin types and is known because of its effectiveness. It can absorb UV rays and slows the signs of aging. Vitamin E can also soothe dryness and irritation. Topical vitamin E is a safe product to use against fine lines and wrinkles. Last but not the least, it is an extremely gentle product that is soothing to most skin types. Vitamin E is found in the form of creams, moisturizers, and serums and is often blended with vitamin C for the best results.
The ceramides are the building blocks of your skin. It is naturally produced in your skin. However, over the years, the production can slow down and as a result, fine lines and wrinkles start appearing. Using topical collagen products is the key to reducing signs of aging. The Foxtale Ceramide Supercream not only gives the collagen boost you need but also hydrates the skin thoroughly. It is enriched with hyaluronic acid which is a humectant and hence keeps your skin hydrated for a longer period. The early signs of aging are prevented when your skin is supple and hydrated.
Signs of aging also get accelerated when your skin is not cleaned well or gets clogged with dead skin cells. As a result, products are unable to penetrate deep. AHA is the ideal ingredient to prevent this problem. It has mild exfoliation properties and can remove accumulated dead skin cells efficiently. It also improves the cell turnover of your skin and hence the signs of aging will fade significantly.
Aging is inevitable but with the right products, you can delay it significantly. Read the ingredients list in your skincare carefully the next time you are choosing a product. If any of the above-mentioned ingredients are listed as the primary component of the product, you can invest in it without hesitation.