Skin Care In Your 40’s


Brighten & Repair

Your skin is losing collagen and the facial muscle pads are slowly starting to droop. You may start to notice the hollows under your eyes, less cheek fullness or the lines from your nose to mouth (nasal labial folds). This is when sun damage comes back to haunt you. Age spots, uneven skin tone, wrinkling start to become apparent. Collagen is is important for younger-looking skin. As you age, your body produces less collagen making the skin then. There are non-surgical ways to improve and turn back the time with in office non-surgical procedures.

Simply wash your face in the AM & PM

Wash with either a cleanser containing glycolic acid or a minimal striping agent cleanser. Really the cleanser does not stay on the face long enough to make a huge improvement. At night, it is important not to forget to wash. You need to remove the days makeup and dirt from your skin.

Use skin care products that are multipurpose

This will help provide the best optimal care with fewer steps. Serums such as iS clinical Active Serum and Super Serum contain multiple alpha and beta acids and vitamin C all in one. This way you do not have to have a million different types of face creams and products all over you counter. It is a more cost effective way to provide your skin with all the nutrients it needs.

Don’t forget the sunblock

Sunblocks such as Tizo Mineral Sunblock contain zinc oxide and titanium dioxide. These two ingredients are the only know sun blocking agents to totally block the suns UVA and UVB sun rays. Applying every 4 hours and then your set for the day. Even if you work in doors a sunblock is needed.

 In The 40’s

  • The skin becomes thicker and exfoliation slows, affecting the evenness of skin tone
  • Collagen production slows, making skin lose and prone to wrinkles
  • Expression lines deepen
  • Because the dermis is weaker, dialed veins may appear