Choosing a Wrinkle Serum
Choosing a wrinkle serum might seem like an easy task, until you actually try to buy one. Even a small pharmacy in a rural community will likely have a dozen products of this type on the shelves. If you visit a larger city, you might see even more wrinkle serum products available. Nearly every skin care line has a version of this product in its line and if you read the ads or see the commercials, then you might notice that each one says that it does the exact same thing. The old line says that there is no truth in marketing, but many of the Wrinkle Serum products do work. You just need to figure out which ones are the best.
Many people find themselves overwhelmed with the vast number of choices and pick a wrinkle serum at random. Do not let yourself become ones of these people. Experts believe that you should choose a product by first discovering the area where you have the biggest problem. For example, some women have problems with their eyes. The wrinkles develop around your eyes because of squinting or other problems. A wrinkle serum can help with wrinkles around the eyes, but also around the mouth. Your mouth wrinkles are caused by laughing, smiling, frowning, talking, and even whispering. A good wrinkle serum will help you get rid of those mouth wrinkles.
If you have the chance to actually see and touch the wrinkle serum inside the bottle, then do it. Most stores do not offer samples of products, but if you write to the manufacturer directly, it will sometimes send you a small sample so you can test it for yourself. The best wrinkle serum is one with a thick consistency that is more of a gel than a cream. The gel form is clear or slightly translucent and is thick enough that it adheres itself to your skin. If you do compare multiple products, sniff each one before and after you apply it to your skin. The Wrinkle Serum should have a pleasing scent that appeals to your taste.
A good wrinkle serum replenishes your skin and restores any of your missing moisture or fluids. If you do not keep your skin properly hydrated, you risk permanent wrinkles forming. Choose a wrinkle serum that you like, but also one that works for your skin and you life. You might prefer a product that works as a moisturizer, or one that you apply before bed.
Below you’ll find some of the most effective wrinkle serum/cream formulations on the market today, in our opinion.
Our Top Wrinkle Creams
Dermatologist Recommendations for Maintaining Younger, Healthier, Vibrant Looking Skin:
- Be certain to consistently apply the product(s) you choose in accordance with its directions for use;
- Pay special attention to your neck and hands while applying the product(s) you choose, as these areas reflect your age;
- Always use sunscreen with a Sun Protection Factor (SPF) of at least 15;
- Drink at least eight glasses of water a day to stay well hydrated;
- Avoid excessive intake of caffeinated and alcoholic beverages, as they may contribute to dehydration and exacerbate the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles; and
- Be sure to get adequate rest every day.