Do you start losing skin firmness?
Loss of skin firmness typically happens from the late 20s to the mid-40s caused by years of sun and UV exposure and a declining amount of estrogen. The skin loss firmness and radiance gradually as it begins to sag and becomes rough.
What is saggy skin?
Skin starts feeling dryness, thinning and fragility. Fine lines and deeper wrinkles, or acne breakouts starts to appear on your skin. Your skin begins to feel slack tone and sagging.
How to take care of saggy skin?
- Use cleanser and toners with added moisturizing ingredients as your skin is unable to retain moisture on its own;
- Choose natural anti-aging skin products that fit your skin type to firm and brighten the skin, so does to reduce fine lines and wrinkles;
- Use a tinted moisturizer or a light powder instead of a heavy foundation;
- Drink eight or more glasses of water everyday to keep you well hydrated. Fruits and vegetables are also the basic elements for your healthy skin. Several studies show that omega 3 fatty acids in fish oils can help reduce inflammation and scaly skin;
- Add humidity in your home or workplace can make a difference in the feel of your skin;
- Limit to sun exposure, wind or extreme cold when having outdoor activity.
Effective ingredients for firmness
Look for ingredients such as Hyaluronic Acid, Coenzyme Q10, Vitamin E, Peptide, Shea Butter, Glycerin, Lanolin, Hydroxy Acids, Petrolatum, Urea and Lactic Acids (Binders), or Silicone Derivatives (Barriers). Avoid ingredients such as Acetone, Alcohol, Benzoyl Peroxide, Camphor, Citrus Juices, Eucalyptus, Menthol, Mints and Salicylic Acid.
If you want to choose mild skin care products for loss of firmness skin concern, you may consider the following products:
- Kose Medicated Sekkisei Excellent Series;
- Kose Supreme Sekkisei;
- SK-II Facial Treatment Essence, Signs Treatment Totality and Advanced Protect Essence UV;
- Kose Moisture Skin Repair Series;
- Kose Astulation Series;
- Juice Beauty Green Apple Series;
- Komenuka Bijin Moisture Cream Silver and Special Serum;
- Apivita Firming Face Mask w/ Grape Seed for dry or mature skin;
- Sofina Beaute Series