I’m over 50, which skin care products do I need??

Hello Dr. Irwin, I appreciate all of your good advice in your blog. I am a 65 year old female and use all Neocutis skincare products. I am open to try anything you reccomend for someone my age. I am not trying to cut corners.... Just want to do the best I can for myself. Please Reccomended a morning and evening skincare program for me. Also, should I "layer" my products? Thank you so much!!

Here’s what I’m using and then let’s talk about budget options too.   Dr. Irwin’s current skin care regimen

The only thing I’ve changed from the above, is the that I’m now using the higher zinc Dermaquest Zinclear Sunscreen (not tinted) on my neck and chest each morning.  Weirdly, we’ve had a very sunny, warm winter and spring here in Seattle.   We just haven’t been in scarves and turtlenecks very much –  and no skiing. ):

For budget options, try sub out the Eminence cleanser and moisturizer and use something like the drugstore Cetaphil or Cerave lotion cleansers and moisturizers.   Spend the money on your antioxidants, good hi-zinc sunscreens and your retinoid at night like the Renova or retinol over the counter.

Hope this helps,  Dr. I

Dr. Brandith Irwin, MD

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