If you only buy 1 thing it has to be sunscreen. It is every respectable skin enthusiasts desert island beauty must have and it should be worked into your skin routine daily.
Come rain or shine your skin is exposed to harmful rays and the single most important factor to ageing apart from genetics is your exposure to the sun.
When we talk about sun damage it’s not just pigmentation or redness we mean the serious result of sun exposure which causes collagen to break down, hindering its ability to regenerate over time, causing lines and wrinkles. Longer term effects of sun exposure is a general weakening of the skin's barrier causing loss of firmness and sagging. Yikes!
Wearing sun protection daily is a universal skin rule and one that becomes ever more important should you use highly active skincare such as retinol vitamin A or skin peels.