When every label promises a clear, youthful, glowing face, it’s pretty hard to determine which skin-care products are the real deal. No one product is the holy grail of forever-young skin. We turned to several experts whose glowing skin is no mere coincidence. Through research and a lot of trial and error, they landed on these secrets that apply almost to everyone.
#1 Use An Old-School Toner.
When Igee Okafor was a teenager, his acne was so bad his dermatologist put him on medication. Now he’s a lifestyle blogger whose enviable skin has brands clamoring for his Instagram endorsement. Surprisingly, one of his go-to products is inexpensive and about as ancient as they come: witch hazel. The plant extract is high in antioxidants, and studies have shown it has anti-inflammatory effects, which might explain why it’s helped Okafor.