The 7 Best Neck Creams (Because You Age There Too)


Jennifer Zeuner

You’ve heard the warning before: Don’t forget your neck! And yet, we do. We slather on our expensive serums, our overnight masks, our hydrating oils, but leave our neck as an afterthought, only treating it to whatever is left over from our precious visage. But lately, there’s been a shift in the skincare world, with a whole new crop of products targeted specifically to tighten and tone your neck area. Are they worth the extra splurge? What ingredients should we look for? Is it all just clever marketing? We asked two dermatologists and a plastic surgeon—Rebecca Baxt, MD, MBA, FAAD, Joshua Zeichner, MD, and John Diaz, MD—for the unfiltered truth. Keep scrolling to find out what they said!

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This story was originally published on February 2, 2015.