Antioxidants have become a vital ingredient in the skincare world due to their anti-aging properties. Of course, there is nothing wrong with aging; it is a process all of us and our skin will endure; however, there are ways to slow the process and preserve your skin's natural glow. Antioxidants are substances used in skincare products that protect the skin from UV damage, irritation, and free radical damage. Free radicals break down the collagen in our skin resulting in wrinkles, dark spots, and breakouts.
This robust component of s products is fundamental to keeping your skin youthful, glowing, and healthy. Several antioxidants in skincare can be found on the market today, so we're going to break down exactly what to look out for when building your ideal anti-aging routine.
You may have also heard this ingredient referred to as Vitamin B3. There are endless benefits to adding this antioxidant to your skincare routine, including the reduction of fine lines and wrinkles, soothing breakouts, diminishing hyperpigmentation and inflammation, and boosting collagen production. Its gentle nature makes it the perfect contender for all skin types, especially those with sensitive skin. You can find this vitamin in our Fountain of Youth Serum and Cosmo Clay Mask.
Vitamin E, also known as Tocopherol, is a fat-soluble antioxidant that helps fight sun damage and aging. This potent vitamin can help to reduce inflammation and redness in the skin. You can find this in our best-selling Glow-To Oil, Cosmo, and Wanda Clay Masks, Balm Bae Glossy Lip Treatment, and Tea Time Body Lotion.
Green Tea is one of the most potent and effective antioxidants in skin care, and this antioxidant has proven anti-aging and soothing properties. If you struggle with redness, irritation, or inflammation, this may be the ingredient for you. You can find Green Tea in our Daily Detox Facial Cleanser.
Sea Kelp + Algae
Marine plants such as Sea Kelp and Algae have high quantities of antioxidants and are used in skin care products for anti-aging and protection from pollution and UV rays. These two ingredients work together to hydrate, tone, and even out your skin. They can also help with cellulite as well as wrinkles. These antioxidants are a key ingredient in our Neptune Face Cream.
Antioxidants are an extremely beneficial tool for dull, damaged, and irritated skin. If you're looking to bring a boost of life back into your skin, adding these ingredients to your routine might do the trick.