Time is a tricky thing. Still, the changes in your skin is all part of the natural aging process. By arming yourself with a skin care regimen fitted with products that address the unique needs and concerns of mature skin—starting with the most important step in your routine: cleansing. As you grow older, your skin goes through a number of changes. All of a sudden, the products you swore by in your 20s are no longer as effective as you remembered them to be.
The 12 cleansers we always go back to (for every skin type)
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You can get a great basic face wash from any drugstore, but if you want the best, you can pay for it. We've done the research and found the very best cleansers and face washes on the market right now for five different skin types. There's sort of a rule that you don't need to spend a lot of money on a facial cleanser because why pay the big bucks for something that stays on your face for seconds? Plus, we know that many drugstore brands are owned by luxury brands and include the same ingredients, just in less fancy packaging. But we're guilty as others of falling in love with the luxury products and the way they make skin feel.
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