We all want to discover the secret to younger looking skin, but the truth is – there is not one single solution. A youthful complexion is the result of a combination of healthy lifestyle choices, the right skincare routine, and the use of effective products containing powerful anti-ageing ingredients.
When it comes to choosing the skincare products for you, it can help to stay clued up on the effective anti-ageing ingredients to look out for, as well as the amount of each additive. Some skincare brands get away with saying their products contain these particular ingredients, which is true, but only add them at the smallest possible concentrations. All of our creams contain specially selected anti-ageing ingredients at their most active concentrations, so you can rest assured knowing that what you put on your face is targeted to work.
In this article, we’ve picked 7 of the best anti-ageing ingredients that can turn back the clock when it comes to your skin.
The Ashwagandha plant is a small evergreen shrub native to India and North Africa that has been found to possess several health benefits in its root extract, particularly for the skin. It stimulates the production of elastin, collagen and natural oils, which in turn maintains your skin’s youthful suppleness. It also contains antioxidant properties which helps to protect your skin against sun damage.
You can find this ingredient in our Navya Anti-Ageing Night Cream.
Quinoa extract is created through the fermentation of seeds from the Quinoa plant, sometimes referred to as the ‘Mother Grain’. The high protein content is perfect for ageing skin as it provides effective skin hydration, skin softening, soothing and repairing properties. It holds a rich source of Vitamin A, B and C, which fight fine lines and reduce the appearance of age spots. The extract also hosts the perfect balance of the 8 amino acids required for the development of human tissue, which stimulates the synthesis of collagen in the skin.
You can find this ingredient in our Naira Under Eye Cream.
Shea butter is extracted from the nuts of Shea trees, which grow in the dry Savannah belt of West Africa. It is considered one of the best agents for anti-ageing due to its high levels of fatty acids and Vitamins A and E, ideal for softening skin, skin healing and preventing wrinkles and facial lines. It also stimulates the production of collagen in your skin, whilst at the same time offering a level of UV protection.
You can find this ingredient in all of our face creams.
Almond oil is obtained from the ripe seeds of the almond tree, which is found in the warmer regions of India. It has been used for centuries to treat acne, eczema and psoriasis, as well as reversing the effects of premature ageing. The oil is rich in Vitamin E which prevents skin cell damage, and Vitamin A which has the ability to stimulate the production of new skin cells. This ingredient is very effective against dark circles and eye bags.
Aloe extract comes from the Aloe Vera Cactus, found in the tropical and subtropical areas of India. Aloe is rich in Vitamin C and E, as well as beta carotene, which contributes to the maintenance of skin health and appearance. It helps to naturally increase the production of collagen, which improves the elasticity and tightens skin, in turn helping to reduce the visible signs of fine lines and wrinkles. It acts as an effective moisturiser, which softens the skin giving you a more youthful appearance.
You can find this ingredient in all of our products.
Coconut oil is extracted from the milk of coconuts, mainly found in the coastal regions of Kerala, Odisha and West Bengal. When absorbed into the skin, coconut oil helps fight the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by keeping the connective tissues strong and supple. Its properties help to reduce signs of tiredness by increasing the skins ability to prevent moisture loss. It also has a natural anti-bacterial and anti-yeast agent ideal for your skin’s PH levels.
Jojoba oil is extracted from the seeds of a Jojoba plant, which is grown mainly in the dry regions of Rajasthan and Gujarat. It contains high levels of Vitamin B and E, which regulates skin oil production and provides effective moisturisation. It helps slow down the appearance of ageing by fading line lines and wrinkles, as well as increasing the skin’s suppleness. Jojoba oil is the closest thing to your skin’s natural oils, which means it helps to balance them rather than adding to them – this won’t clog your pores or cause acne. This ingredient is perfect for adding long-lasting moisture to the skin, which will help give your skin a more youthful look both short term and long term.
All of our products have been designed to improve your skin’s appearance and reduce the signs of ageing, as well as numerous other benefits. If you would like to start taking the right steps towards youthful skin, you can rely on our specially formulated products.