The fountain of youth has always been something we’ve all longed to attain, oftentimes in the form of a beauty treatment. After all, the older we get, the wiser we become, and with that wisdom comes fine lines, age spots, and other skin issues that we hope can be fixed by a night cream or serum. And while there’s nothing wrong with wrinkles, it’s all good if you want to help defend your skin against the signs of aging.
To help keep your skin winning in the war against wrinkles, we found the best anti-aging beauty treatments. Ahead, 7 moisturizers, serums, and eye creams for any bank account, whether you’re ballin’ or on a budget.
Making sure your skin is hydrated is a huge step in keeping wrinkles at bay. This moisturizer by Weleda is not only affordable, but several celebrities swear by it as well. (According to InStyle, it’s a favorite of Rihanna’s.) The best thing about it? You can use it practically anywhere: face, hands, elbows—wherever you need a boost of moisture.
Retinol is a powerful anti-aging ingredient, as it can reduce wrinkles, fine lines, and age spots, while also encouraging collagen production. Retinol was usually recommended for night-use only, as it can increase skin sensitivity to the sun, but now there are moisturizers that combine retinol with SPF, like Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Moisturizer with SPF 30. Use it daily to fight signs of aging while protecting your skin from harmful UV rays at the same time.
One thing they didn’t tell us about getting older was that chest wrinkles were a real thing that can happen…when you sleep!. These patches, which are made from medical grade silicone, help your décoletté stay smooth and wrinkle-free.
Add these treatment pads to your nighttime routine to decrease the appearance of wrinkles and gain firmer skin. Not only do they contain retinol, but the antioxidant ferulic acid will also protect against free-radical damage.
When it comes to skin care, we can never forget about the neck, especially since damage to it is caused by everything from the sun to us looking down at our phones. There’s a reason why this StriVectin neck cream is a best-seller — it contains the elastin-restoring Gravitite-CF Lifting Complex alongside various botanicals that help tighten and smooth the skin.
Tired-looking eyes can immediately make a person look older, which means a solid eye cream can work wonders. La Prairie’s Platinum Rare line features a powerful anti-aging peptide complex, but just be ready to drop some serious cash on this luxe eye moisturizer, as it runs upwards of $400.