Teens have a lot of concern about their complexion and use a lot of skin care cosmetics products. They may suffer from some of the same things adults do such as dry skin, skin irritations, and dark circles around their eyes. Like us they also seek out just about anything that promises to improve their skin.
There are products that many companies use to target teens. The claims of clearing their skin within minutes and zapping away zits are not real. The maddening truth is that most products don’t work and may actually worsen skin problems. Most products on the shelves have ingredients in them that you might find in weed killer such as trilosans. Some ingredients may or are known to cause cancer such as paraben (also a preservative) and dioxane.
Talc is another ingredient that is used in cosmetics and when used on the genitalia can cause ovarian cancer. It can also create breathing problems if its inhaled. Please note it is advised that it not be used on babies. Other ingredients such as mineral oil, fragrances, and alcohols dry out your skin, disallows it to get rid of toxins and age your skin even if you are a teen. They are to be avoided. There are alternatives to chemicals, additives or preservatives.
Natural products are available that first will not harm your skin and second that they work. Natural products have no artificial additives, preservatives, and other chemicals. They may also improve your general health.
Macadamia oil and jojoba oils are good for aging skin and both contain antioxidants. They work to destroy free radicals and prevent damage to cells. Olivem 800 is an extremely purified olive oil that is used to oil free formulas for skin care cosmetics products.
A super strong skin care compound is available that is important in the support and regrowth of collagen and elastin, in tissue repair, in hydrating and moisturizing your skin.
It with other natural ingredients also heals irritated skin and can get down the seventy layer of your skin, healing it from within so to speak. It is made up of 3 active ingredients: Phytessence Wakame, Nano-lipobelle H-EQ10, and Cynergy TK. When these ingredients are present in high enough concentrations, your skin gets the most benefit.
Skin care cosmetics products should not be an irritant to our skin especially since their purpose is to heal it. If your local stores do have them you can search on the internet. Natural products are coming into their own again.