What Is The Difference Between Anti Aging Creams and Moisturizing Creams?

There is a world of difference between anti aging creams and moisturizing creams. For one thing, each is formulated with different goals in mind. Although both aim for beautiful skin, the focus of each one is different. Moisturizing creams are meant to simply address dry skin, but anti aging creams cover a wider range of skin problems, especially those that are related to the aging process, such as fine lines and wrinkles, crow’s feet, dark circles, eye bags, sagging lids, and yes, dry skin.

Anti aging creams and moisturizers also differ in composition. Generally, plain moisturizers are made up of three basic ingredients:

  • Water-binders or humectants that are supposed to keep the skin hydrated, especially during humid conditions. Often used in moisturizing creams, serving as humectants are hyaluronic acid, sorbitol, glycerin, and urea.
  • Emollients (sometimes called fillers), such as cocoa butter, shea butter, palm kernel oil, and lanolin, to r
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Alternative Therapy: Yoga In Anti Aging Progression

Yoga may have a profound and positive effect in anti aging progression, some renowned institute studies suggested.

Aging is a natural process of growing old.

Yoga, the ancient technique for harmonized external and internal body well beings, through breath control, meditation, bodily movement and gesture… has been well known for people in Western world and some parts in Asia due to health benefits reported by various respectable institutes’ research and supported by health advocates.

According to the study to explore the impact of yoga and meditation based lifestyle intervention (YMLI) on cellular aging in 96 healthy individuals randomly assigned to a 12-weeks of YMLI, at the end of 12 weeks of lesson, YMLI group expressed significant improvements in both the cardinal biomarkers of cellular aging and the metabotrophic biomarkers influencing cellular aging in compared to baseline values.

The efficacy of the program in reduced cellular aging proc

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Pros and Cons of Anti-Aging Creams

Call it vanity, most women and some men would not mind. When it comes to skin aging, it is such a big deal. Of course, who would not want to preserve a youthful look? If somebody would say otherwise, that would be hypocritical. Psychology dictates that both men and women would love to stay young looking and look good all the time.

Eventually we will all have those skin aging evidences. However, why have those unattractive wrinkles when you have a way to prevent them? Anti aging products flood the market and with those wide arrays of choices, surely there is at least one that would just fit your skin type and give you the result you desire.

Generally, it is the face and neck that wrinkle more. These parts are more delicate. However, these products are not only limited for the face and neck. As a matter of fact some lotions and body soaps have anti-aging formula. Hence, it would also be best to consider anti aging products for the whole body. As we grow older, the more n

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