Skincare 101: Antioxidants 

Skincare 101 Antioxidants

Skincare ingredients are so confusing! Let’s break it down. Today…Antioxidants.

What Is It?

Antioxidants come in many forms. Found in ingredients lists as Vitamins C and E, green tea, pomegranate, coffeeberry, coenzyme Q10. Think superfoods for the face.

The Body Shop Vitamin E Overnight Serum-In-Oil

What Does It Do?

Antioxidants neutralise free radicals (molecules caused by pollution, smoke and sunlight) that can damage skin cells. Damaged skin looks older, so reducing the impact of these environmental factors is anti-aging.

Una Brennan Superfacialist Vitamin C+ Glow Boost Skin Serum

What’s It In?

Most skincare products including serum, sunscreen and moisturiser.

Such As?

Estée Lauder Daywear Advanced Antioxidant & UV Defense SPF 50

When to Apply?

Depends on product type. Day and night.

Origins A Perfect World Antioxidant Moisturiser with White Tea

Anti-aging, anti-pollution, full of vitamins. Antioxidants, superfood and super skincare ingredient.

Next time…Peptides.

Hayley

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7 Comments

  1. March 9, 2017 / 3:26 pm

    Such a kool idea for a post.. going to stick around for future posts❤️❤️

  2. March 9, 2017 / 4:29 pm

    I have the Boscia antioxidant moisturizer with spf30 and I love it so much! I always try to find stuff with antioxidants they make such a difference.

  3. March 11, 2017 / 10:18 pm

    Such a good series! Thanks for the info 🙂

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