Along with sunscreen, retinoids such as retinol are the skincare ingredients that have the best real evidence of anti-aging benefits. All retinoids are naturally occurring forms of vitamin A. But when you eat foods that contain vitamin A (such as milk, eggs, carrots, and broccoli), your body needs to convert those vitamin A preforms and provitamins into an active form that you can actually use. Curcumin, collagen, CoQ10, crocin and vitamin C are just some of the substances that have been shown to offer age-supporting effects.
The pharmacy favorite contains powerful anti-aging such as hyaluronic acid, aminopeptides and vitamin B3 to deliver immediate and lasting lifting and filling benefits. So what should you look for? The following list includes the most potent anti-aging ingredients available.