At the end of the day, everyone wants to feel and look their best, no matter what their age may be. One of the key factors in achieving that is maintaining a proper anti-aging skincare routine. Whether you’re interested in prevention - or actively searching for ways to treat signs of aging - building a targeted anti-aging skincare routine is your best bet against wrinkles, dryness, and other common signs of aging skin.
And despite popular misconceptions, creating and sticking to an anti-aging skincare routine doesn’t have to be hard or super time-consuming at all. All it takes is knowing what types of products to use, and when to use them.
In today’s D’Isolana blog, we’ll take a detailed look at how to build your own anti-aging skincare routine from scratch. From anti-aging creams, to anti-aging serums and everything in between, we’ll help you craft the perfect daytime and nighttime routine for glowing, youthful skin!
Start with a gentle cleanser
The first step in any anti-aging skincare routine is finding a gentle, hydrating cleanser. Keep it simple, and avoid products with harsh chemicals or scents that may irritate sensitive skin.
For a gentle cleanse that doesn’t strip away the skin’s natural oils, we love a cleansing milk. Unlike more traditional cleansers, cleansing milks are able to lift away impurities and excess sebum while still providing hydration and nourishment for all skin types.
Apply an anti-aging serum
After cleansing, the next step in your daytime anti-aging skincare routine should be using an anti-aging serum. Think of serums like mini facial treatments for your skin. Different serums target different skin concerns, so for an anti-aging skincare routine, you’ll want a serum that specifically addresses fine lines and hydration.
To help smooth out fine lines and plump up tired skin, we love our Balancing and Firming Serum. Formulated with anti-aging aloe vera and the healing thermal waters of Ischia, this anti-aging serum is designed to improve elasticity and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Gently pat 1-2 pumps into the skin daily after cleansing for best results.
Top it off with sunscreen
After applying your favorite anti-aging serum, the last thing to do is apply a good sunscreen. When it comes to preventative care, by far the best thing you can do for your skin is wear sunscreen every day! Look for products with an SPF of at least 30, and don’t forget your ears, neck, and décolleté!
When used everyday as a part of your anti-aging skincare routine, sunscreen can help prevent photoaging and premature aging of the skin. This is a step you definitely don’t want to skip!
Throughout the day
Does your face ever start to feel tight or dry during the middle of the day? Oftentimes, more mature skin tends to lose moisture at a quicker rate, so finding ways to hydrate and refresh your skin during the day can make a big difference!
Boost hydration with a facial mist
Along with drinking plenty of water and eating a balanced diet, one of the easiest ways to add moisture to your skin throughout the day is by using a skin mist. Try our Rosemary Hydrating Mist for a quick refresh whenever you need it.
A few spritz throughout the day can help keep skin balanced and radiant, even in dry, winter weather. Plus, it’s safe to spray over any makeup you may be wearing - just think of it as a hydrating setting spray!
Just like in the morning, you’ll want to start your nighttime anti-aging skincare routine by melting any makeup, dirt, and oil away with a gentle skin cleanser. After patting your skin dry, follow up with another round of your favorite anti-aging serum.
Revitalize those eyes
Make sure to not forget about your eyes. The skin surrounding your eyes is sensitive and thin so to ensure that this area is not forgotten, apply the revitalizing eye cream nightly to reduce fine lines and wrinkles and wake up hydrated and refreshed.
Moisturize before bed
After applying your serum, finish off the day’s anti-aging skincare routine with a rich moisturizer before bed. A good anti-aging cream moisturizer helps promote cell turnover and collagen production while you sleep, ensuring you wake up with smooth, hydrated skin!
As you can see, anti-aging skincare doesn’t have to be complicated. It’s all about creating a simple, effective, and easy-to-maintain routine that you can stick to for the long-haul.