The skin requires even more attention as one grows older.

To slow the effects of time on the skin at some point, attention has to be paid to active ingredients products contain, this way specific skin issues are dealt with.

Before snagging up that moisturizer, toner and more the next time when looking out for anti-ageing formulas to buy, look out for these ingredients:

1. Vitamin  A (in Retinol, Retinyl Palmitate)

Vitamin A should be looked out for especially in Retinol that helps boosts collagen production while leaving the skin plump, reduces fine lines and wrinkles while working on creating even skin tone.

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2. Vitamin C

This helps keep the skin looking youthful, bright and taut. It also helps the production of collagen and minimize fine lines, wrinkles and scarring.

3. Green Tea

Green tea is a great antioxidant that slows down signs of aging and reduces sagging skin, leaving skin tight and youthful.

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4. Hyaluronic Acid

This is great for reducing the signs of aging. It helps to keep skin tissues lubricated as well.

5. Glycolic Acid

This is known for its exfoliating properties, it helps remove dead skin cells and leave skin smoother, radiant and youthful.