This Is Actually The Most Important Skincare Step For Anti-Aging—It’s Not Retinol!
December 8, 2021
Retinol has long been regarded as the most valuable addition to your skincare arsenal for anti-aging, promoting collagen production in the body and tightening and firming your complexion. However, while retinol is a great ingredient for preventing signs of aging from developing on your skin and fading existing fine lines and wrinkles, it is not a formula that works for everyone as it can often be harsh on the skin, causing irritation and redness when initially integrated into your routine.
We checked in with board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Anna Chacon and dermatologist Maryann Mikhail, to get a final answer on the skincare step that is universally the most important for keeping aging at bay, and the answer is much simpler than retinol.