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5 important aspects of treating ageing skin

5 important aspects of treating ageing skin Understanding the many products and ingredients available to treat ageing skin can be very confusing and often intimidating! I suggest you look for products that address 5 important aspects of treating the skin. 1. Products that Quenches Free Radicals (unstable molecules that break down collagen and elastin) 2. Inhibits MMP'S (Matrix Metalloproteinase,) these degrade our collagen and elastin 3. Ingredients to Stimulate cell renewal and cell turnover, this slows as we age. 4. Stimulates collagen synthesis remember we are losing 1% of collagen from our dermis every year after our 30th birthday! 5. Hydrate and reinforce the barrier lipid layer that protects our tissues and skin that keeps the lower layers nicely hydrated. Dermalogica have formulated the AGE smart™ to address all of these aspects. AGE Smart® contains scientifically advanced ingredients proven to impact the major biochemical reactions that contribute to skin ageing before they start, so your skin is left smoother, firmer and ... Read more →