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Corrective Serums to Fight Fine Lines and Wrinkles

Explore the proven anti-aging serums specifically designed to target and reduce wrinkles, providing a more youthful and rejuvenated complexion.

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  • Corrective serums are effective for addressing fine lines, a common skin concern associated with aging and sun damage.
  • Antioxidant serums, such as C E Ferulic, Phloretin CF and Silymarin CF, help protect the skin against free radicals, stimulate collagen production, and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
  • Exfoliating serums, like Retexturing Activator and Blemish + Age Defene, promote cell turnover, stimulate collagen synthesis, and improve skin texture, resulting in a smoother and more youthful complexion.
  • Hydrating serums, such as H.A. Intensifier, provide intense hydration to the skin, plumping up fine lines and wrinkles and improving overall skin appearance.
  • Eye serums, like SkinCeuticals AOX+ Eye Gel, specifically target fine lines and wrinkles around the delicate eye area, reducing their appearance and improving under-eye puffiness.

Corrective serums offer an effective solution for a wide range of skin concerns. In addition to targeted treatments for dry skin, discoloration, and acne, serums for wrinkles help maintain and improve the skin’s youthful appearance. The best serums for wrinkles feature high concentrations of active ingredients that provide protection against environmental aggressors, exfoliation to smooth skin texture, and hydration to plump the appearance of the skin.

Antioxidant Serums for Wrinkles

When looking for an anti-wrinkle serum, a daily topical vitamin C antioxidant can play a significant role in helping to prevent free-radical damage that contributes to the development of fine lines. Vitamin C has also been shown to improve the look of existing wrinkles and this ingredient helps brighten the skin as well.

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SkinCeuticals serums to try: Ideal for improving wrinkles and other visible signs of aging, C E Ferulic is an award-winning antioxidant anti-aging serum that features a powerful blend of 15% L-ascorbic acid (vitamin C), 1% alpha tocopherol (vitamin E), and 0.5% ferulic acid. This synergistic ingredient combination has been proven to reduce the combined oxidative damage from free radicals generated by UV rays, ozone, and pollution by 41%.

Our Phloretin CF is an antioxidant anti-wrinkle serum formulated with 10% L-ascorbic acid, 2% phloretin, and 0.5% ferulic acid to provide effective environmental protection while improving the appearance of discoloration.

For those with oily and acne-prone skin, Silymarin CF combines 15% L-ascorbic acid, 0.5% silymarin, 0.5% ferulic acid, and salicylic acid for advanced protection against environmental damage and the oil oxidation that can contribute to blemish formation. This anti-wrinkle serum also helps reduce excess oil, refine skin texture, and smooth the appearance of fine lines.

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Exfoliating Serums for Wrinkles

Chemical exfoliation with alpha-hydroxy acids and other scientifically proven exfoliating ingredients helps eliminate the buildup of dead cells that can make wrinkles look more pronounced. An anti-wrinkle serum can also provide additional benefits such as hydration, enhanced skin clarity, and increased radiance.

SkinCeuticals serums to try: Designed to simultaneously resurface and replenish skin moisture, Retexturing Activator promotes even exfoliation and helps reinforce the skin barrier. Suitable for all skin types, this gentle yet effective anti-aging serum offers results that are comparable to a 20% daily glycolic acid treatment.

Blemish + Age Defense is an anti-wrinkle serum with benefits for acne-prone skin. Its combination of dioic acid, glycolic acid, lipo-hydroxy acid, and salicylic acid helps prevent clogged pores and breakouts while improving the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and uneven skin tone.

Hydrating Serums for Wrinkles

Extra moisture can help plump up the skin to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. An anti-aging serum formulated with hyaluronic acid attracts moisture to the skin (and helps keep it there) while enhancing the hydration provided by your daily anti-aging moisturizer.

SkinCeuticals serum to try: More than just a hyaluronic acid anti-wrinkle serum, H.A. Intensifier is a multi-tasking corrective serum that improves the appearance of crow's feet, nasolabial folds, and other lines and wrinkles. In addition to supplying an instant surge of hyaluronic acid to deliver long-lasting surface hydration, this potent anti-aging serum is formulated with Proxylane™ as well as licorice root and purple rice extracts, supports the skin’s natural hyaluronic acid levels. Shown to amplify the skin’s hyaluronic acid by up to 30%, it helps improve the appearance of skin smoothness, plumpness, and firmness.

Eye Serum for Wrinkles

Thin, delicate skin around the eyes requires extra protection and care. The eye area plays a major role in various facial expressions, which is why it’s prone to dynamic wrinkles that can eventually become etched into the skin. The best eye serum for wrinkles provides protection against environmental damage that can accelerate the formation of visible signs of aging, as well as correction for common eye-area concerns.

SkinCeuticals serum to try: Featuring a combination of 5% L-ascorbic acid, 1% phloretin, and 0.5% ferulic acid, AOX+ Eye Gel is a potent antioxidant eye serum for wrinkles that helps neutralize damaging free radicals while improving the look of fine lines, puffiness, under-eye circles, and visible signs of fatigue.

Anti-aging Serum for Lips

The skin on and surrounding the lips is thin, delicate, and subjected to almost-constant muscle contractions between talking, smiling, sipping, and more. The lips also lack oil glands for natural hydration and are often overlooked when applying sun protection, which creates the ideal scenario for wrinkle development. A lip-focused anti-aging serum can provide several benefits, including intense hydration for a plumped and rejuvenated appearance, antioxidant protection against environmental damage, and soothing for dryness.

SkinCeuticals serum to try: A comprehensive cream-based anti-wrinkle serum and lip treatment in one, Antioxidant Lip Repair is formulated with silymarin and vitamin E for antioxidant protection, hyaluronic acid and hydroxyethyl urea to restore moisture and skin elasticity, and soothing allantoin to help renew, refine and smooth the lips.

A Professional Treatment that Features Anti-Wrinkle Serum

Your skincare professional has access exceptional serums for wrinkles, including those used in Hydrafacial treatments. Safe and effective for all skin types (including acne-prone and sensitive skin), this multi-step office-based service includes deep cleansing and exfoliation before the skin is infused with the appropriate anti-wrinkle serum for your skin type and unique concerns. The ideal complement to any SkinCeuticals at-home skincare regimen, Hydrafacials provide hydration as well as improvement in the appearance of skin texture, firmness, and radiance with no downtime.

To find the best anti-wrinkle serum and skincare regimen that’s customized for your skin’s unique needs, use our online Routine Finder, visit one of our SkinCeuticals SkinLab locations, or schedule an appointment with a SkinCeuticals Skincare Professional for a one-on-one consultation.

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