17. The one ingredient everyone can benefit from? Hyaluronic acid, a time-tested moisture binder that smooths wrinkles.
18. When a clog forms, that's when pores become distended. If they remain clogged, the surrounding collagen and elastin fibers can overstretch permanently. If the clog is removed
quickly, pores can 'shrink' back to their original size. “Most cleansers, scrubs, and even microdermabrasion can't get deep into pores. It requires synergy between multiple chemical exfoliators that dissolve both solids (dead skin cells) and liquids (oil).
19.The more even your skin's surface is, the more light it will reflect, and the more light, the brighter your glow. Dermatologists suggest retinol or licorice extract to help illuminate skin, and glycolic, lactic, or alphahydroxy acids in at-home peels and microdermabrasion products to slough off dead skin cells and boost collagen production.
20. To keep dry skin in the best condition possible, it's important to cleanse with proper products that won't zap skin of moisture. You also have to exfoliate. Most importantly, you'll need to keep your skin moisturized throughout the day.