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Top10 skincare ingredients we love.

Updated: May 11, 2020

Here is a list of skincare ingredients which will change your beauty game.


In the recent years, we have seen a rise in knowledge of skincare ingredients. However, according to research, 88% of UK women interviewed, do not know or never heard of skincare ingredients/ actives.


So, here is the top10 skincare ingredients we love.

skincare ingredients we love. a top 10 list of ingredients we love and why.
skincare ingredients we love

Retinol

  • Is a form of Vitamin A

  • An antioxidant which can repair skin cells

  • Increase cell turnover

  • Improves skin texture

  • Improves wrinkles and fine lines


Glycolic acid

  • The Gold standard for anti ageing

  • Great exfoliant

  • Boost collagen

  • Helps reduce pigmentation

  • Improves wrinkles and fine lines


Hyaluronic acid

  • Attracts 1000x times its weight in water

  • Helps skin retains moisture

  • Reduces fine lines


Ceramide

  • Maintains skin moisture level

  • Protects skin protective barrier

  • Helps protect skin against irritant


Niacinamide

  • Improves uneven skin tones

  • Improves wrinkles and fine lines

  • Strengthen skin structure


Vitamin C

  • Antioxidant to helps neutralise free radicals

  • Decreases wrinkles and fine lines

  • Increases collagen production

  • Brightens skin


Vitamin E

  • Antioxidant to helps neutralise free radicals

  • Prevents wrinkles and fine lines

  • Moisturising, both a humectant and emollient


Jojoba oil

  • Similar to skin natural sebum

  • Antioxidant to fight oxidative stress

  • Non-comedogenic

  • promote collagen synthesis


Salicylic acid

  • Good exfoliant

  • Oil soluble enabling it to clean pores

  • Reduces acne

  • Anti-inflammatory properties

  • Humectant in lower concentration


Above mentioned ingredients can be potent and are not meant to used all at once. Please research on your skintype to access which skincare ingredient is best for you.


To find out more about your skin, read our other blog post:

Everything about your skin

Everything about acne

5 key skin damaging factors


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