What's The Right Anti-Aging Routine For You?

By: Katie Ormsby

What's The Right Anti-Aging Routine For You?
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About This Quiz

No matter what you're doing to take care of your skin, there's always more that can be done. But diving into the world of anti-aging skincare and pinpointing the right routine for your skin can be daunting. There are so many creams, serums and treatments to sort through. Thankfully, you don't have to figure it out on your own. 

Since everyone's skin is different, there's no one-size-fits-all anti-aging regimen. It's crucial to not only take into account your skin type and how it reacts to new products, but also to zero in on the main thing you're hoping to accomplish. If you want to brighten your complexion and lighten dark spots, antioxidant serums can make a difference. But which one? Those battling fine lines and wrinkles have topical and injectable options to consider. You've probably heard some of the anti-wrinkle buzzwords — retinol, botox, fillers — but you might not know what sets each option apart. Whatever your anti-aging goal, this quiz will help you figure out the type of routine that can get you there.  

With the right routine, age is only a number, after all. So, let's get started! 

Are You Ready to Take Your Anti-Aging Beauty Routine to the Next Level? 2 What's your main skin concern?
Dulness
Dryness
Dark spots and evenness
Fine lines and wrinkles

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Are You Ready to Take Your Anti-Aging Beauty Routine to the Next Level? 6 How much are you willing to spend on a single treatment?
Under $25
Around $50
$100 - $200
Money's no object.

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Are You Ready to Take Your Anti-Aging Beauty Routine to the Next Level? 7 Sun protection is essential, so where do you get your SPF?
I don't use anything with SPF.
It's built into my moisturizer.
It's built into my makeup.
I use a separate sunscreen.

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Are You Ready to Take Your Anti-Aging Beauty Routine to the Next Level? 8 Would you ever consider botox or fillers?
No, I'm not into that.
You bet!
Maybe, but I'd rather spend less money.
I don't think so.

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Are You Ready to Take Your Anti-Aging Beauty Routine to the Next Level? 9 How often do you visit the dermatologist?
Never
Only when I'm concerned about something specific, like a mole
Once a year
Multiple times a year

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Are You Ready to Take Your Anti-Aging Beauty Routine to the Next Level? 4 After a long day, washing your face can seem like such a chore. Do you ever skip it?
Yes, it doesn't seem like that big of a deal.
That's what face wipes are for.
I always wash, but sometimes I skip moisturizing.
I never skip a step in my routine.

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Are You Ready to Take Your Anti-Aging Beauty Routine to the Next Level? 13 How many steps can you see yourself doing in a daily skincare routine?
Maybe 2 or 3
4 to 6
7 to 10
As many as it takes

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Are You Ready to Take Your Anti-Aging Beauty Routine to the Next Level? 11 Does your skin get irritated when you try new products?
No
Yes
Occasionally
I don't know.

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Are You Ready to Take Your Anti-Aging Beauty Routine to the Next Level? 12 Beauty sleep's important, but not always easy to fit in. How many hours of sleep do you usually get?
5 hours or less
6 to 7 hours
Around 8 hours
More than 8 hours

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Are You Ready to Take Your Anti-Aging Beauty Routine to the Next Level? 3 Which of these anti-aging superstars are you already using?
I don't use anything yet.
Vitamin C serum
Retinol
Retinol, peptides, glycolic acid, you name it ...

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