Saving an Aging Neck
The neck is a part of the body that is so often overlooked when it comes to skin care, and it really deserves more attention. The neck gives away your age just as much as your hands do, so women should really be paying more attention to this wonderful piece of anatomy. The skin on the neck is very thin and prone to horizontal wrinkles, these wrinkles are affectionately called necklace lines by some women, when they ought to be called something nasty. By taking care of your neck just as consistently as you take care of your face, you can help to fend off those lines and wrinkles, and keep your neck looking smooth and swanlike for as long as possible. Many products nowadays are aimed at providing anti-aging benefits to the neck, so as long as you know what to look for in a good quality product, you can help keep years off the look of your neck with regular use.
Here is a list of some of the best products that I have found for providing results in the neck area.
Best Products on a Budget
Dove Pro-Age Neck and Chest Serum-$9.19
This product is designed for both the delicate neck and chest areas, and contains alpha hydroxy acid as a strong wrinkle fighter.
BeFine Food Skin Care Neck Cream-$23.99
The natural rice-derived peptides in this neck cream, is meant to help repair damaged collagen in the skin. This product is also fragrance free, so it won't irritate sensitive skin, while still fighting off dreaded lines and wrinkles.
Best Products to Splurge On
Benefit Firmology Toning and Smoothing Serum for Face and Neck-collete- $30
This wonder product by benefit contains the tightening effects of soy for an immediate difference in the skin. The light reflecting titanium dioxide in the serum can give the illusion of fines lines being less noticeable. This is a great cosmetic alternative rather than a strong age fighting cream.
La Roche-Posay Redermic Daily Fill-In Anti-Wrinkle Firming Care- $42
This dream cream contains vitamin C in its most active and effective form known as L-ascorbic acid. The hyaluronic acid that is also a major ingredient in this magic potion, helps to hydrates the skin, which can plump and smooth out wrinkles on the skin.
Shiseido Benefiance Concentrated Neck Contour Treatment- $48
The active polymers in this product create a film that can have a temporary tightening effect on the neck. The product also contains ginseng extract which has both anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits.
In addition to treating your neck like your face, by having a routine of cleansing, toning and exfoliating the skin on your neck, you should enlist in the help of a powerful anti-aging serum or cream. I have listed five products that contain high power vitamins and minerals, and breakthrough ingredients, to help get your neck looking and feeling younger. So invest the time into your neck, and not only will your skin thank-you, but now the secret of your age won't show up on the outside.