There is a point in everyone’s life, usually in your early 20s, when you look in the mirror and suddenly notice something truly dreaded… _______ (fill in the blank with any of the signs of skin ageing from fine lines and dullness, to loss of firmness and enlarged pores.)
Before throwing your money at the most promising-sounding anti-ageing serum or cream, know that anti-ageing skincare varies greatly and can confusingly include everything from formulations that help 20-something skin maintain its bounce to the potent stuff a 60-year-old should use to intensely replenish mature skin. Using the latter is not a good idea, obviously. Skincare that is too rich with anti-ageing actives can actually cause more problems for 20-something skin, such as clogged pores, breakouts and skin sensitivity.
Here, we’ve sussed out the best skincare formulas to combat first signs of skin ageing, based on specific skin concerns. You know what they say, “pick the right tools for the right job”.