Fall For These Fall Ingredients
The seasons are changing and with that; marketing teams across the beauty industry are kicking into full gear and rolling out their Fall favorites in the hope they’ll be yours too. Let’s see what these Fall ingredients can do for you.
Pumpkin: THE most popular Fall ingredient in every industry from food to skincare. In skincare pumpkin, is a fruit enzyme which dissolves protein making it a great gentle exfoliant. It’s also an antioxidant and boosts collagen thanks to its vitamin A, B & C. A surprising element found in pumpkin is zinc which is anti-bacterial and anti-redness – super helpful for acne.
Retinol: Clinically proven as an effective anti-aging ingredient that helps combat the signs of aging like fine lines, wrinkles, pigmentation & sun spots. A vitamin A derivative that increases cell turnover which boosts collagen giving Retinol its amazing benefits.
Cranberries: An antioxidant and highly moisturizing thanks to its amino acid properties which are great fatty acids for the skin. It also is a great source of vitamin A and C, which boost collagen and carries oxygen into the skin.
Pomegranate: In addition to being an antioxidant, it is also considered anti-microbial which can help fight bacteria and fungus. This is great for helping reduce breakouts by targeting the bacteria that causes them.
Cinnamon: Anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antibacterial and not to mention it smells amazing and will put you in the Fall mood. This is a great ingredient that will tackle a variety of concerns like acne to signs of aging. Typically found in masks and peels, it can also prove to have a heating effect on the skin.
Yams: High in beta-carotene, which our body converts into vitamin A but also being high in antioxidant micronutrients it can help the skin defend against UV damage especially when layered under an SPF.
Caffeine: When applied topically, it has the ability to constrict blood vessels which helps calm the skin. This anti-inflammatory property makes this ingredient super popular for masks and eye treatments to reduce puffiness.
So, if you’re ready to get into Fall try these key ingredients to get you in the mood but also get you the results.
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