ReVive's Defensif Renewal Serum (HK$1,850/30ml) is a lightweight serum that encourages skin-cell renewal for an even-toned, wrinkle-free complexion. Ingredients include two potent antioxidants that protect the skin against damage from free-radicals. While this product is not exactly cheap, a little does go a long way. Available at Joyce Beauty, 16 Queen's Road Central.
StriVectin-SD's Intensive Concentrate for Stretch Marks & Wrinkles (HK$1,450/150ml) has a key ingredient, NIA-114, which the company claims helps repair damaged DNA. Free of fragrances and oils, this cream is suitable for people with irritable or sensitive skin. Available at Lane Crawford, Pacific Place, Admiralty.
Perricone MD's Acyl-Glutathione (HK$1,500/30ml), dubbed the 'crease cure', replenishes the skin's glutathione antioxidant, which depletes due to stress, age and environmental factors. The result is radiant skin with diminished fine lines and wrinkles. The cream is available at Joyce Beauty.
Peter Thomas Roth's Radiance Oxygenating Masque (HK$595/30ml) revitalises cells by bringing oxygen to the skin surface, refreshing cellular metabolism. The result is a hydrated, rosy glow that temporarily diminishes fine lines and wrinkles. While it may not reverse skin damage altogether, it's still good for special occasions. Available at Sasa stores (www.sasa.com).Pharmaceutical brands offer extra help when it comes to smoothing wrinkles in the unforgiving summer climate.