As I get older, my skin has more needs. I live in the high-desert climate of Boulder, Colorado, so moisturizing is a must. But, at 44, I’m also starting to notice a few more age spots, chronic hormonal acne along my jawline, and enlarged pores across my T-zone. Don’t get me wrong—I’m cool with aging. I seriously love my forties. But, I can’t help but wonder… could a new product make a difference to my skin tone and texture? I tested some fresh products with cutting edge ingredients straight from Mother Nature to find out. Here are some standouts.