The number of anti aging products in the market, from anti wrinkle creams, serums to lotions is immense and most of them contain some active ingredient. GABA is an active ingredient, which is a relatively new discovery and is being used in some anti wrinkle products.
Every woman wants to look youthful with radiant and even skin tone, without any hint of wrinkles or fine lines. To delay the signs of aging, women are always on the quest of finding the best anti aging products. Many companies manufacturing anti aging products have a dedicated research team who study and discover ingredients that can help in smoothing out the lines, wrinkles, dark spots and uneven skin texture. These ingredients that help in reducing wrinkles and fine lines and they are known as active ingredients. These active ingredients are quite potent and the actual dosage that will constitute the anti wrinkle cream have to be carefully regulated after clinical trials so that the anti wrinkle cream is safe for use and is also effective.
The latest craze in anti wrinkle ingredient is GABA (Gama-Aminobutyric Acid). GABA acts as a muscle relaxant to smooth out wrinkles and fine lines. Anti wrinkle creams containing GABA is touted as an alternative to Botox and many women prefer it to Botox. The effect of GABA which is a neurotransmitter that functions as an inhibitor has not had conclusive clinical results and as such, its effectiveness in anti wrinkle creams is highly debated. Here we are going to review some anti wrinkle creams that contain GABA.
Review of Anti Aging Creams Containing GABA
dr brandt® crease release®
This anti wrinkle cream contains GABA complex along with green and white tea extract, sweet pea extract and hyaluronic acid. It is a heavy, thick textured cream that should ideally be applied at night. It has a fresh minty fragrance and it reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Within minutes of application, wrinkles are smoothed out and the skin texture becomes more even. However its effect lasts for only 8-10 hours and as such is not a permanent solution for fading away the wrinkles.
Freeze 24-7® Instant Targeted Wrinkle Treatment
Another anti wrinkle cream that contains GABA is Freeze 24-7 Anti-Wrinkle Cream. It is a light cream which contains GABA complex and orchid extract to smooth fine lines and wrinkles. It is a hypoallergenic product that is non irritating. A coin sized amount of this anti wrinkle cream should be applied on cleansed skin and gently smoothed out in circular motion, this will allow the ingredients of the cream to be absorbed by the skin and within some time, expression lines and wrinkles will be smoothed out.
DERMAdoctor Immobile Lines Instant Topical Line Relaxer
This is another anti wrinkle face cream that contains GABA complex. It also contains hyaluronic acid, CoQ10 and Japanese green tea extract that helps in fading wrinkles. It is safe to be applied on even under the eyes and you can use it for getting rid of crows feet. If you have laugh lines on near your mouth, then the application of DERMAdoctor Immobile Lines Instant Topical Line Relaxer can help in smoothing it out.
RAMY Freeze Frame Wrinkle Relaxing Cream
This anti wrinkle cream with GABA is highly effective in smoothening expression lines and wrinkles on the cheek and near the mouth. Within minutes of application fine lines are smoothened and wrinkles relaxed. You can apply your regular makeup after applying this anti wrinkle cream and you don’t even have to use a primer. You will get a youthful and healthy looking skin without any wrinkles and fine lines.
Most of these anti aging creams are very expensive and although many people claim that they work in relaxing wrinkles, you need to exercise caution before using them.