August 29, 2013 03:00 ET

Autumn's Essential Ingredients for Radiant Skin and Hair -- Presented by

SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 29, 2013) -  Summer is just about over, and the coolness of fall is in the air. What many people don't know is that this change in seasons means a necessary change in skincare habits. The products appropriate for summer heat should be replaced by formulas that contain nourishing ingredients to keep skin hydrated in the dry fall and winter months. The latest article by Autumn: 5 Essential Skincare Ingredients discusses effective ingredients to help prep skin and hair for autumn's cooler temperatures.

Dry skin is a common byproduct of cool climates, but what are some formulas and ingredients that can help skin retain its moisture? Where can dry skin types find ceramides, an ideal solution to dry skin, and why should people avoid soap-based cleansers in the chilly months? What are some products that can effectively moisturize both the face and body? To find out, visit or visit

Too much sun exposure can cause hyperpigmentation, which is the darkening of skin to protect itself from UV rays. That's why autumn, with its respite from harsh sunlight and UV rays, is a good time to correct any dark patches of skin caused by too much fun in the sun. What are the benefits of products that contain hydroquinone? Which products effectively brighten skin on the face, especially for those struggling with signs of premature aging? To find out, visit or click

For strong, healthy hair throughout the fall season, choose products that contain silicone. Different types of silicone, such as dimethicone and amodimethicone, offer many benefits. Whether the issue is brittle summer locks, split ends or faded hair color, how any hair type and concern benefit from silicone ingredients? Plus, since silicone contains hydrating properties, it works great on skin as well. How is silicone useful for both acne and signs of aging? To find out, visit or click

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