How to take care of skin over 60
Aging skin, just like younger skin, requires the proper care. As you mature, the skin on your face becomes more fragile. In this article we will guide you on how to take care of your mature skin.
There are basically three tips that you should always consider when thinking about skin care for mature skin: use the right products, stop smoking and eat well.
When we talk about skin care products for aging skin, you have to think not only about moisturizing and cleansing products, but also about sun protection.
These products should have ingredients such as Vitamin C and retinol. Vitamin C has been shown to be effect against fine lines and wrinkle. By using moisturizers and cleansers that have these ingredients plus biological components that help induce skin rejuvenation, you can maintain the youthful glow of your skin.
Sun protection is especially vital for older skin. Because of aging, the skin becomes more vulnerable towards the sun and more susceptible to hyperpigmentation and blemishesblotches and hyperpigmentation. You should always apply sunscreen with an SPF factor of 15 or higher at least 30 minutes before exposing your skin to direct sunlight.
The Truth about Smoking
It has been proven that smoking speeds up the aging process, that simple. Coupled with extreme sun exposure, the skin becomes rough and dry. Smoking is never a good idea, neither for your skin nor for your general health.
Our skin can also benefit from the proper diet. A diet consisting of plenty of fruits, vegetables and whole grains is essential to good health. Also, by incorporating sufficient hydration from water and fruit juices you can assure good skin health.
Your skin will greatly benefit by incorporating the previously mentioned points to your daily routine. Without them, your skin can look aged and unhealthy.
Naturally, age leads to thin, brittle skin, age spots, wrinkles and blotchy skin. For this reason, aging skin care is very important. To help repair and rejuvenate skin, take a look at our products, including Bioskinrevitalizer for older skin, on our website.
Published January 30th, 2009