Paraben free skin care products have become one of the biggest beauty trends. According to the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, parabens are preservatives that are typically used in cosmetics to prevent the growth of harmful bacteria and mold. However, more and more, people are opting for formulas that are free of these preservatives when it comes to the products they choose to incorporate into their skin care routines. If you’re looking to ditch parabens and get in on this skin care trend, keep reading to find out about our best paraben free skin care products.
OUR BEST PARABEN FREE SKIN CARE PRODUCTS
From face serums to hydrating balms, here are our best paraben free skin care products to add to your skin care routine.
L’Oréal Paris RevitaLift Derm Intensives 1.5% Pure Hyaluronic Acid Serum: This lightweight gel serum is intensely hydrating. The formula, which contains 1.5% hyaluronic acid, replenishes moisture and leaves you with plumped, more youthful-looking skin. The formula is also quick-absorbing and doesn’t leave behind a tacky feel or residue. To use, apply two to three drops to your face and neck, smoothing it onto your skin. Do this every morning and evening.
L’Oréal Paris RevitaLift Derm Intensives 10% Pure Vitamin C Serum Concentrate: This vitamin C serum visibly boosts radiance and helps to neutralize free radicals. The formula includes 10% pure vitamin C and was formulated without water, in controlled conditions, to minimize any exposure to oxygen. The air-tight metal packaging was chosen to maximize the stability and potency of the serum. Morning and night, after cleansing, apply a dime size amount to your fingertips and smooth it gently onto your face and neck.
L'Oréal Paris RevitaLift Cicacream Face Moisturizer Pro Retinol & Centella Asiatica: This anti-aging moisturizer, which is formulated with Pro-Retinol and centella asiatica, helps strengthen and repair the skin barrier to help resist visible signs of aging that may be accentuated by a weakened barrier. Immediately, skin feels softer, smoother, and more supple and firmness and tone look improved. With continued use over time, skin looks rejuvenated, the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles is reduced, and clarity improves.
L’Oréal Paris Age Perfect Hydra Nutrition Manuka Honey Night Balm: This nourishing night balm moisturizer is formulated for mature, very dry skin. The formula contains manuka honey, calcium, antioxidants, and nurturing oils to give you long-lasting, non-greasy, and non-sticky hydration. The moisturizing balm can be used on your face, neck, and chest, proving comfort and helping to improve skin’s resilience in those areas.
L’Oréal Paris Age Perfect Hydra Nutrition Manuka Honey Eye Gel: This paraben free eye treatment is also for mature, very dry skin. The ultra-gentle eye gel has a convenient rollerball wand applicator and a cooling formula that contains manuka honey, calcium, nurturing oils, and antioxidants to help minimize the appearance of dark circles and puffiness, leaving your eyes looking more youthful and refreshed over time.
L’Oréal Paris Age Perfect Hydra Nutrition Manuka Honey All Over Balm - Face/Neck/Chest/Hands: This all-over balm can be used on your face, neck, chest, and hands, making it perfect if you’re on the go—you can pack one product to moisturize all those spots! The balm wraps skin in soothing moisture and leaves your skin looking smooth and feeling supple. Also noteworthy, it has an indulgent, honey-inspired fragrance.
2 MORE WAYS TO CLEAN UP YOUR SKIN CARE ROUTINE
Using paraben free skin care products isn’t the only way to create a clean beauty routine. If you’re looking to clean up your regimen, we have a few additional tips and tricks for you to keep in mind when picking out your products.
CLEAN SKIN CARE TIP #1: USE ALCOHOL FREE PRODUCTS
Alcohol free skin care products are a great option for anyone who is looking to tidy up their routine, as alcohol can dry out the skin. Look for toners, makeup removers, and cleansers that are alcohol free, like the L’Oréal Paris Ideal Clean All Skin Types Makeup Removing Towelettes. These makeup wipes are alcohol free, dermatologist tested for safety, and will remove all traces of makeup, dirt, and oil from your skin.
CLEAN SKIN CARE TIP #2: USE OIL FREE PRODUCTS
Another great option is to switch to using oil-free products. Consider swapping your foundation and moisturizer for oil-free variations.
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