You know before we begin this anti-ageing post we have to say that nothing will benefit your skin as much as getting a solid eight hours sleep, drinking water and eating well. It is the honest truth. However, a little help in the skincare department never hurt – right?
Because anti-ageing beauty products are everywhere. They have been all the time. But which ones do you really (like really) really need?
Well, ladies an antioxidant filled serum, vitamin C, vitamin A, a kicka$$ rosehip oil, and most importantly sunscreen, are the best products worth adding to your anti-ageing beauty kit.
(Although realistically, we could make this list a lot bigger if we wanted to. But let’s start small shall we!) Below are some of our fave. anti-ageing beauty products for you to try.
Skinceuticals CE Ferulic - $214.00
Ok, so a little on the pricier side of things although if you’re after a potent antioxidant filled serum that will protect you from pollution, UV rays and plump up your skin then this is it. You can’t beat it. It’s perfection in the morning.
Kosmea Rosehip Oil - $49.95
Not all rosehip oils are made equal but if you’re after one of the strongest on the market (and honestly, probably one of the best) then add this to your skincare kit. Also, probably one of the greatest investments to make for people not wanting to spending $100’s on a serum. Totally natural too.
Sisley Black Rose Cream Mask - $180.00
The whole Sisley Black Rose range is made with anti-ageing properties although the mask is perfect to pop on when your skin is feeling blah. 10-15 minutes is all you need. The black rose and vitamin E fights free radicals, while other ingredients such as chlorella help revitalise and Alkekengi Calyx Extract helps promote collagen synthesis which = stronger, healthier skin.
Skinstitut Vitamin C Powder - $45.00
100% pure L Absorbic Acid (AKA. Vitamin C) powder. The ultimate for brightening your skin assisting with collagen production and protecting against free radical damage too. All you do is shake a teeny pea size amount into your favourite moisturiser or serum and you’re done. Although note: don’t go overboard or your likely to cause redness.
Skinmedica Truth Essentials Serum - $281.00
Ok, another expensive serum, but this one was made to tackle anti-ageing head on. Seriously. All skin types, fine lines, wrinkles, skin tone, texture this serum will tackle them down. A good one for the PM too.
Go-To Skincare Face Hero - $45.00
A skincare oil that doesn’t cost the world. Face Hero (part of Go To Skincare, Zoe Foster Blake's brain child) will suit all skin types, fight signs of ageing and of course, hydration as well. Mix it into a little moisturiser and BOOM. You’ll be good to go. Hydrated skin is youthful skin!
PCA Skin Retinol Renewal - $91.00
Love or hate retinols, this one is gentle and a good choice for those wanting to incorporate a retinol into their skincare regime without it being too strong. It promotes collagen, cell turnover and is an absolute powerhouse when it comes to anti-ageing.
Skinstitut Age Defence 50+ Sunscreen - $45.00
Sunscreen is the number one anti-ageing product of all time. This one is a chemical based, 50+ so perfect for outdoors exercise, pool, beach etc… and works well under makeup too!
Images: Skinstitut, PCA skin, Go-To Skincare, Skinmedica, Sisley, Kosmea, Skinceuticals.
Tell us, what are your favourite anti-ageing beauty products to use?