The Big 5 of Skin Care

by Stephanie Estrela January 09, 2020

Healthy Skin

When you are conscious about presenting your best self to the world, foremost is your face. Focused with maintaining the best complexion you can, you want to use the best skin care products to accomplish this goal.

We consider these skin care ingredients the big 5. Here is why they are important and how they can help to keep your skin looking youthful.

Define Your Goals

First, examine your skin in the mirror. What are the biggest concerns you have?

For some people, it is those fine lines and wrinkles that have crept up throughout the years. If you are one of them, you should seek out products that can help you fight the aging process.

Other people may be dealing with sensitive skin that becomes inflamed and turns red easily. When you feel like you are at constant war with your face and are always battling to calm it down, you need to find products that can do their job without causing further irritation to this delicate area.

Once you identify what your main objectives are, next you should find the best way to treat these issues. Below is some information about what the most advanced skin care ingredients can do for you.

One, Fight Aging With Hyaluronic Acid

According to the world-famous Cleveland Clinic, hyaluronic acid has been heralded as the “fountain of youth” for its power to slow and even reverse aging. This substance claims lubricating and cushioning among its many advantages.

While it is found naturally in your body, over time it decreases and sometimes even more so depending upon whether you smoke and what you eat. Therefore, it is beneficial to use external forms to reap its benefits.

One product we love that capitalizes on this superstar power is Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Cloud Serum. Made with 75% hyaluronic acid, this serum retains moisture while targeting fine lines and wrinkles without leaving skin feeling tight or dry.

Peter Thomas Roth

Two, Revitalize With Vitamin C

When you think of Vitamin C, what comes to mind? Usually things like orange juice, your immune system and taking doses of it when you have a cold.

However, Vitamin C is also one of the most crucial skin care ingredients. This antioxidant has superpowers that can assist with restoring damaged skin cells and helping protecting skin against potential cancer damage.

The Cleveland Clinic advises that the best – and even only - form of Vitamin C that you should use in skin care products is L-ascorbic acid, which is why we highly recommend Obagi System Professional-C Serum Vitamin C Serum 15%. This wonder product coaxes the growth of elastin fibers and collagen to help your skin with elasticity and evenness of tone of your complexion.

Obagi

Its lightweight consistency infiltrates your skin to help minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. While doing so, it aids in restoring moisture to parched skin.

Three, Ramp Up Renewal With Vitamin A

You always seem to be hearing about retinols, and there is good reason why. This Vitamin A derivative has shown great results in terms of transforming skin from blah to beautiful.

By helping increase the amount of collagen your skin produces, improving skin texture and plumping out your cells to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, retinol cosmetics should be in everyone’s beauty cabinet. While you need to be careful about not using a product with too much of this great ingredient, many products are carefully constructed to only deliver the benefits you want.

Image Skincare Ageless Total Retinol-A Crème is a great choice for someone who wants a luxurious, creamy product that is effective in repairing your skin. Applied before you go to bed, it helps you wake up looking brighter and more youthful.

Four, Slow the Maturing Process With Vitamin B3

When you are seeking to reduce the aging process, seek some assistance from Vitamin B3, or niacinamide. It is thought to aid your skin by fixing those pesky free radicals that wreak havoc by disrupting the balance before they can harm your face.

Using a blend of botanicals, Epionce Intense Defense Serum harnesses the power of niacinamide to moisturize, heal and repair. By acting as a multivitamin for your skin, it helps with skin texture, firming and elasticity by neutralizing those free radicals.

Epionce

Five, Pacify With Vitamin B5

If you are someone whose skin is constantly giving them grief, you no doubt wish you could infuse your skin with calmness and serenity. Treat your face to this gift by adding moisture back and soothing irritation with the help of Vitamin B5. Its anti-inflammatory properties bring healing to a variety of skin issues.

Peter Thomas Roth Ultra Lite Oil Free Moisturizer can help even the driest skin with its use of this sensational vitamin. Without leaving your face feeling sticky, it targets the parched consistency of the superficial layer and does not irritate your complexion.

Choose LaLa Daisy for All Your Skincare Needs

The best products for your skin can be found at LaLa Daisy. We have thoroughly researched and chosen the highest-quality lines so you can design a skin care regimen that allows you to put your best face forward.

Check out our blog, too, for all sorts of tips ranging from information about ingredients to makeup application and hair styling. Whatever kind of beauty information you need, LaLa Daisy is there with the answers to your questions.





Stephanie Estrela
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