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Finding Reliable Skin Care Help
With an endless amount of products available in the anti-aging skin care market, it can be difficult to know which way to go. There seems to be a new ingredient every day that promises to turn back time in the form of smoothing out wrinkles, reducing hyperpigmentation and improving texture. The good news is that many of them work. In fact, according to Joe McGowan, MD, a cosmetic dermatologist and Mohs Micrographic Surgeon, scientists are discovering so many breakthroughs in molecular chemistry that it’s hard for dermatologists and patients to catch up. “Technology and science are evolving faster than ever, providing a better understanding of how different skin care products work, whether each product actually penetrates the skin, what specific roles these products perform synergistically, and how to optimize results,” he says. If you’re looking to gift one or more anti-aging skincare products this year, here’s the best of the best available on Amazon.
Alastin’s Restorative Eye Treatment
Hadley King, MD, a dermatologist at Skinney Med Spa and a clinical instructor of dermatology at Cornell University’s Weill Medical College, is a big fan of this brand, which uses Trihex technology to increase elastin and collagen fibers in the skin. “Clinical studies with this product showed a reduction in fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes and a reduction in puffiness,” she says. (Here are 16 signs your face is aging faster than it should.)