Skin Anti-Aging Ingredient
First serums and creams boasted ingredients that claimed to fight the signs of aging, now, these ingredients – such as vitamins, antioxidants and botanical extracts have made their way into everyday makeup defy the signs of aging and prevent future damage with this new breed of cosmetics.
We must know about the most concentrated anti-aging ingredients are listed first, which can be helpful to those wanting to use (or avoid) a particular anti-aging ingredient in high concentrations.
A Moisturizing Gloss that plumps
Anti-Aging Ingredient The peptide palmitoyl oligopeptide.
What it does: Revs up collagen levels and improves definition Clinique Full Potential Lips Plump and Shine not only plumps up limp lips, this high-shine gloss moisturizes for a softer kisser. According to the company, with continued regular use, lips will appear smoother and lip lines will become less visible. $17.50; clinique.com.
Anti-Aging Ingredient: Pepha-Tight (a type of algae extract)
What it does: Said to strengthen connective tissue by stimulating collagen synthesis for purported instant and visible tightening. Fight the signs of aging with DuWop Shadowlift Anti-Aging Eye shadow This shimmery cream shadow is loaded with anti-aging ingredients like pomegranate seed oil to improve skin elasticity and beta-glucan to reduce wrinkle depth and height. $29; sephora.com
Anti-Aging Ingredient: Grapeseed oil
What it does: Protects against free-radical damage while fortifying the lashes’ elasticity and suppleness, with age, lashes can become weak and brittle, resulting in thin, short lashes. Reinforce and protect weak lashes with 29 Cosmetics D’vine Mascara. This water-based lengthening and curling mascara conditions and nourishes lashes while promoting strength and natural shine.$25; neimanmarcus.com
Anti-Aging Ingredient: Cellular Complex, a proprietary blend of glycoproteins, panax ginseng root extract and horsetail extract.
What it does:Stimulates the skin’s natural repair process while simultaneously moisturizing and energizing dull skin for smooth, flawless skin, reach for La Prairie Cellular Radiance Cream Blush, which contains chamomile extract to soothe, vitamins A, C and E to fight free-radical damage and silica to absorb excess oil without drying out the skin.$70; laprairie.com.
Anti-Aging Ingredient: Vitamin B60.
What it does: Helps reduce the appearance of skin discoloration, redness and surface stress Prep, protect and correct skin with N.V. Perricone Ceramic Skin Smoother. Designed for use prior to makeup application, this oil-free gel primer evens out skin tone and texture thanks to Xylotol and beta-glucans. In addition, ceramic microspheres correct the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and enlarged pores, creating smoother skin and the perfect palette for foundation application. $75;nordstrom.com
Anti-Aging Ingredient: Vitamin K
What it does: Believed to repair blood vessels that can cause dark under-eye circles Camouflage signs of fatigue, which tend to show in the eyes, and cover dark circles with Jane Iredale Circle/Delete Concealer. This crease-free concealer is infused with green tea extract to reduce puffiness, as well as skin conditioners like jojoba esters and avocado oil, which are rich in vitamins A, C, D and E. $29;janeiredaledirect.com
Anti-Aging Ingredient: Titanium dioxide
What it does: Shields skin from the damaging effects of the sun Lightweight and creamy, Youngblood Liquid Mineral Foundation is infused with reduced-salt deep-sea water, rich in minerals and nutrients, to hydrate the skin. Available in eight shades, this good-for-your-skin liquid foundation is chock-full of calendula, cucumber and green tea extracts to soothe inflamed skin, regulate moisture and prevent free-radical damage. $39.95; ybskin.com
Anti-Aging Ingredient: Kakadu plum, an Australian fruit rich in vitamin C
What it does: Encourages elastin production The first of its kind, LaVanila Laboratories Vanilla Blossom Eau de Parfum Spray not only leaves you with the warm, aromatic scent of vanilla, it’s also infused with antioxidants and age-fighting botanicals like goji berries, olive leaf extract and Canadian willow herb to nourish, condition and firm the skin while simultaneously stimulating collagen production. $56; sephora.com