Aging is a natural process of life and affects everyone eventually. However there are some options to look one’s best;you can call it ‘aging gracefully’. It is not only the skin that needs to be looked after but the whole body.
Anyone can look and feel younger, and be healthier. The key to anti aging is based on the lifestyles one leads, the food one eats, exercises and many other factors that affect the overall aging process. A healthy lifestyle helps in the anti-aging process. It requires some commitments and dedications.
Exposure to sunlight:
It is one of the leading causes of aging of the skin. Regular use of a broad spectrum of sunscreen is important to slow down the skin’s aging. It is important to use it on the face, neck and arms and other exposed areas of the body.
Healthy eating habits have the biggest effects on the anti-aging process. It is important to have a variety in the diet and not indulge too much on a particular food, especially those with high-fat contents. Being individual in a diet needs, it is important to find out what particular needs a body type requires, more specifically what areas are lacking right now. Typically a diet rich in fruits, vegetables, and grains with moderate portions of meat and diary is suggested for those looking for leading a healthier lifestyle. Diet is an important aspect of the anti-aging process, and the better one can feed and nourish the body with fruits and vegetables the better it will look and feel.
An adequate amount of water is essential for the body to stay hydrated, and 2-3 liters or even more is what is ideally recommended.
Exercise and lifestyle:
Lifestyle can make or break the anti aging process. Factors like work schedules, stress, and adequate sleep can have a huge impact on aging process.Getting the required eight sleep at night is the most important thing one can do to slow the aging process, and look and feel better. Yoga is and excellent therapy for maintaining good health.
Good skin care is an essential part of antiaging and there are numerous skincare products to choose from. Using an age-appropriate skincare product is important. Regular use of an effective product will go a long way in keeping the skin looking healthy and young. Choice of a good moisturizer, face wash, anti-aging cream and eye cream is very skin-specific, and your dermatologist should recommend an individual skincare regimen.
Dermatological treatments are numerous for anti-aging. They include botox, laser, dermal filler injections, chemical peels microdermabrasion, and skin tightening procedures to name a few.