Cleanse with Neutrogena Ultra Gentle Daily Cleanser and warm water. This cleanser removes excess oil, dirt and makeup without stripping the skin which can lead to dryness and irritation. Available at most drugstores for $8.99.
Gently exfoliate with Theraderm Fruit Acid Exfoliant which is a lactic acid solution that gently scrubs away dry outer-skin layers and stimulates new growth andcollagen production. Available at Charlotte Plastic Surgery for $37.50.
Apply SkinMedica Lytera Skin Brightening Complex, a lightweight formula made with vitamins that helps correct sun damage and discoloration of the skin. Available at Charlotte Plastic Surgery for $125.
Moisturize with NIA24 Intensive Recovery Complex. This rich cream delivers intensive moisturization and helps activate the skins own regenerative powers with a deep delivery of Pro-Niacin™. Available at Charlotte Plastic Surgery for $110.
Preventfurther skin damage by applying Revision Multi-Protection Broad Spectrum SPF 50. This oil-free, lightweight daily moisturizer hydrates and protects the skin from harmful UV rays which promotes younger looking skin and will keep it glowing throughout the cooler months. Available at Charlotte Plastic Surgery for $48
Other areas of the body also need rejuvenation before the colder months. Your hands, décolletage, neck and lips are often forgotten, but these products can help get them ready:
NIA 24 Sun Damage Repair for Décolletage and Hands: This intense moisturizer improves the appearance of wrinkles and other skin imperfections. Ingredients include Pro-niacin which strengthens the skin barrier, licorice, Mulberry, and Bearberry extracts to reduce hyper-pigmentation. Squalane delivers lasting hydration. Available at Charlotte Plastic Surgery for $55.
Revision Nectifirm: This anti-aging cream for the neck rejuvenates and firms. Tripeptide increases collagen production, making skin look thicker smoother and firmer. Natural protein isolate helps tighten and lift the neck. Available at Charlotte Plastic Surgery for $65.
Clarisonic Aria with the Body Brush Head: This cleansing unit works with the skin’s own natural elasticity to gently remove the impurities tradition methods leave behind. In just one minute a day, the sonic action removes makeup, dirt and oil from the pores, so creams, serums and moisturizers are better absorbed. The Clarisonic Aria and Body Brush Head are available at Charlotte Plastic Surgery for $224.
Aquaphor Lip Repair: Apply this lip balm for immediate and long-lasting relief for dry lips. Aquaphor Lip Repair seals in moisture and helps prevent dryness and visibly improves the condition of lips. It is enriched with Shea Butter, Vitamins C and E, and soothing Chamomile essence. Perfect for sensitive lips, it is fragrance-free, preservative-free, and dye free. Available at most drugstores for $5.