If you and your skin were in a relationship, would your Facebook status be listed as “it’s complicated”? Yup - us too. Unless you’re one of the blessed few who were born with perfect skin that’s free of blemishes and never appears to age, chances are you’ve been poking and prodding at your skin for as long as you can remember. Whether you’re dry, oily, combination or acne prone, most of us have skin goals in mind when shopping for products.
But, in order to build a skincare routine that will really help you fall in love with your skin, it’s important to understand skincare ingredients on a deeper level and to know why and how each ingredient will change your skin. That’s why we put together this easy-to-follow guide to 10 powerhouse skincare ingredients that each offer a multitude of benefits.
Read about each ingredient individually or skip to the ingredients that have the qualities you need from your skincare products.