Skincare Routine You Need To Follow If You Are in 40s

Does it seem like those fine lines and wrinkles at the corner of the eye have pledged to become your constant companion?

The women in the phase of 40s would agree to it. Generally, women start freaking out about their skincare plans when they land in the 30s phase. By the time they surpass the threshold of their 40s, the skincare routine needs to get refurbished all over again.

Daily Skincare

  • Use a mild cleanser

It is the time you switch to cleansers that are comparatively milder than the ones you used earlier. These cleansers help to wash your face clean without ripping off the natural moisture of the skin. It is very important to retain the skin’s natural oils in order to avoid aging.

Dermatologists recommend using cleansers that contain natural extracts of aloe vera, green tea, chamomile, etc. which slow down the process of aging of the skin. You should also resort soap bars and gels that are non-acidic.

  • Use moisturizers with silicone and more antioxidants

You should start using moisturizers that have silicone in them which even out the creases on your face and also act as a base for foundations by sealing the moisture balance. A dermatologist named Heidi Waldorf asserted that “one of the best things ever added to cosmetics and creams” for aging skin is silicone.

Skin experts recommend creams and moisturizers rich in antioxidants as they nullify the molecules of sun exposure and pollution that cause the skin to get damaged and aged.

  • Use multitasking serum

You need to use multitasking serums that work on various aspects. These serums protect the skin from harmful sun damage by neutralizing free radicals and ferulic acid.

Tina Alster, being a 47-year-old skin expert, says that she uses these serums for anti-aging purposes and blotchiness along with reverse photoaging.

  • Start taking beauty-boosting supplements

You can start taking beauty-boosting supplements like Omega 3 supplements which are a hit with the women in 40s. Those supplements are highly favored as they help in repairing by defending the cell damage and work on the immune system.

Extra Skincare Treatments

  • Botox

Botox is a special treatment for the women of 40s to swipe away the fine lines for quite a long period of time. Although it is not a permanent solution, it works for a very long time.

The process involves injecting some chemicals on the overlying skin which results in a firmer and younger-looking skin. It is a warning for those who have needle phobias or cannot withstand the pinching pain. Botox is definitely not for those set of women.

  • Super Exfoliators

Super exfoliators can be the home-made peels or the chemical ones too. The exfoliation is done within a week or two and depending on the skin type, women can use it even twice in a month.

The exfoliators prevent the aging of the skin by giving a polished, even skin tone with the adequate moistness.

Skincare routines need to be revamped at every new phase of age you step in. Getting old is something not in our control but maintaining ourselves and our beauty is quite possible.

All you need to do is put in a little bit of extra efforts.

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