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How Do I Choose the Best Organic Wrinkle Cream?

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A person can find organic wrinkle cream at their local health food or natural beauty supply store.
Creams containing Japanese sea kelp can help stimulate collagen production.
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  • Last Modified Date: 18 September 2014
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When looking for an organic wrinkle cream, it is important to shop at the right location because some retailers may not offer truly natural products. Certain ingredients can naturally increase the amount of collagen your body produces, and this is needed to help prevent wrinkles. The cream should also contain vitamins that contribute to the overall health of your skin. Some natural products are better moisturizers than oils contained in traditional skin cream.

A good place to look for organic wrinkle cream is at a health food or natural beauty supply store. These businesses usually have a wide selection of chemical-free products that have not been tested on animals. Department stores often claim to have organic beauty products, but many brands may contain artificial substances. You might want to avoid purchasing cream on the Internet unless you are familiar with the product; it can be difficult to determine what a brand is like by looking at a company's website.

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Commercial creams often contain collagen, which is a type of protein naturally found in healthy skin. This substance is not very effective when applied topically because it cannot be absorbed through the pores. A natural wrinkle reducer should be designed to help your body stimulate its own collagen production since this process naturally decreases as you age. Phytessence wakame is a type of Japanese sea kelp believed to stimulate collagen production, so you may want to look for a cream with this ingredient. Grape seed oil might slow the breakdown of collagen in this skin, making it a nice additive for organic beauty products.

Organic wrinkle cream should contain vitamins that naturally promote healthy skin, thereby decreasing the chance of new wrinkles forming. For example, vitamin E contributes not only to healthy skin, but to strong nails and hair as well. Vitamin C can reduce free radicals, which are agents that can cause cell damage and may even lead to cancer. Other vitamins that contribute to the overall health of skin include B-complex vitamins and vitamin A.

Some good moisturizers for organic wrinkle cream could include honey, tea tree oil, and grape seed oil. These ingredients are naturally absorbed rather than leaving a greasy film like some oils do. They might also help to tighten the skin, which is a benefit mineral oil is generally incapable of doing.

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