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Targeting Wrinkles: What To Use Where

Targeting Wrinkles: What To Use Where || how to treat crepey skin, can I use retinol on my body, polypeptides vs retinol

Unfortunately, wrinkles are a natural part of the aging process, but that doesn't mean we have no options to improve their appearance. Luckily, there are several ways we can address wrinkles. Whether it's your face, neck, or body, there are different products and ingredients you can use to address those pesky lines and creases.

Today, we'll explore the best approaches to treating wrinkles and chat about the difference between polypeptides and retinol. Let's get started.

A Bit of Science: Collagen & Elastin

First, we’ll need to cover the skin components that are responsible for wrinkles, then we can chat about how to resolve the problem. This is a topic we’ve covered many times in our blog. Essentially, collagen and elastin are essential proteins that maintain skin's firmness and elasticity

Learn More: What Do Collagen and Elastin Do? The Secret Behind Healthy Skin

Common Questions About Treating Wrinkles:

How Can I Treat Wrinkles On My Face?

When it comes to facial wrinkles, retinol and retinoids are the go-to ingredients. They work by increasing collagen production, improving skin texture, and reducing fine lines. But, some people struggle with skin sensitivity and may have a hard time using regular strength products. That’s where our gentle retinoid alternatives come in.

See the full Dermacosmetics Line-up: Rejûvaskin Dermacosmetics™ Line

Okay, Great… But, Can I Use Retinol On My Body?

While retinol is excellent for the face, it might be too harsh for the body's more sensitive skin. Instead, consider using a specialized product like our Advanced Firming Cream, designed to target wrinkles and sagging skin on the body.

Learn More: Why Does Skin Sag? How Our Advanced Firming Cream Can Help

Polypeptides vs Retinol: What’s The Difference?

If you’ve been reading labels for anti-wrinkle products, you’ve probably seen the word polypeptidesbut, what are they?

Polypeptides are small proteins that help improve skin elasticity and reduce wrinkles. They are a milder alternative to retinol, making them suitable for those with sensitive skin.

Where Should I Use The Advanced Firming Cream?

Knowing where to apply your skincare products is crucial for the best results. Basically, this product can be applied anywhere you have crepey, wrinkled skin. Some of these spots include the neck, chest, hands, arms, legs, and stomach. 

Rejuvaskin’s Wrinkle Products: Treat Wrinkles Anywhere On The Body

Wrinkles are a natural part of the aging process, and it's important to understand that they can't be completely undone. While various skincare products and treatments can help reduce their appearance and improve skin texture, they cannot turn back the clock entirely.

However, with the right products and ingredients, you can certainly minimize the appearance of wrinkles and keep your skin looking youthful – especially if you get a head start on the aging process early on. For the face, our Dermacosmetics Lineup is the best option, and for the rest of the body, our Advanced Firming Cream will get the job done! 


So, what are you waiting for? Pick up some of our gentle, yet powerful, wrinkle products today.