Summer is almost over, and with just a couple of weeks until the autumn weather kicks in, it’s time to start thinking about adapting your skincare routine to suit your skin needs as we transition seasons.
The Summer of 2021 graced us with a few super hot heatwaves in the UK, which made a great change, especially after over a year of lockdown! However the great weather often comes with high sun exposure as we’re all understandably eager to enjoy the heat.
Did you wear SPF this summer? UVA and UVB rays can have harmful effects to skin health and ageing. UVB rays cause burning, whereas UVA rays promote premature ageing, UVB rays are stronger in the summer, however UVA rays are present all year round.
If you haven’t been looking after your skin as much as you possibly should have this summer, we’ve got the 2 perfect anti-ageing skincare products to help revitalize your skin for ready for autumn 2021.
The Professional-C Serums from the Obagi Medical range are amongst the brands best selling products. The Obagi Professional-C Serums come in 3 concentrations, with l-ascorbic acid available in 10%, 15% or 20%, with 20% being the optimal concentration for ageing or mature skin.
L-ascorbic acid is vitamin C in its purest form. Vitamin C is a potent antioxidant, meaning it will fight off free radical damage, a known cause of premature ageing.
This powerhouse serum will also help to lighten pigmentation, making it a brilliant serum choice if you’ve spent a little too long in the sun this summer and gained a few age spots or pigmentation that you’d like to fade away. This antioxidant serum will boost skin luminosity, even skin tone and protect the skin from developing fine lines and wrinkles, so you can walk into autumn with radiant, youthful skin.
Do you ever wonder how to reduce your crows' feet? There are many potent active skincare products that can help you do this without needing to go under the knife or take a trip to your local botox clinic. The SkinCeuticals A.G.E. Interrupter is one of the best, and will help you create the best version of your skin for autumn.
This anti-wrinkle cream contains 30% pro-xylane, a sugar protein hybrid derived from xylose, a natural sugar produced by beech trees. This advanced anti-ageing ingredient allows your skin to maintain its collagen level and extracellular matrices, defying the natural ageing process so you look younger for longer - some super clever skincare technology!
This soothing anti-ageing cream directly targets the root of skin ageing by interrupting and preventing collagen breakdown, providing symptomatic relief to your skin and leaving you with smooth, radiant skin with a reduction is fine lines and wrinkles - with continued use you can wave goodbye to those crows feet.
Incorporate both of these anti-ageing skincare heroes into your daily routine and watch your skin transform as the seasons change from summer to autumn. Your skin will feel smoother, brighter, more voluminous, more even toned and most importantly more youthful.