The Winners of Good Housekeeping's First Annual Anti-Aging Awards
Best At-Home Peel: The Winner Boots No7 Advanced Renewal Anti-ageing Glycolic Peel Kit ($25, amazon.com) won most-appealing peel. This twice-weekly Boots kit, a glycolic acid solution that's left on for five minutes and neutralized with soothing pads, was the top performer both in the lab and with volunteers at home — a hit on all fronts.
Glycolic acid is famous for renewing and refining skin as it acts a a stimulant for collagen production and exfoliation. It is also perfect for acne sufferers in sebum control and oil production as well as getting rid of post acne scars fast. Glycolic acid also makes a good anti-wrinkle treatment when used in a period of a few months. Glycolic treatments can be done easily at the leisure of your own home and can be purchased at the drugstores or higher percentage peels (30%-70%) online…
DIY Fruit Scrub: There are a few types of chemical peels and scrubs. They are applied to your skin, most often on the face, and then over then next few days the skin will start to pull away or “peel.” It is most often used on scarred skin, such as acne scars or burns. Over time, the new skin has less and less of the scarred material and new skin is allowed to come to the surface.