"Exfoliation is key. It gets rid of the dead skin cells, which are very prevalent for women in this age bracket,” says Wexler. The Wexler Microexfoliation and Microdermabrasion System
($65 for both, bathandbodyworks.com
)which Brinkley lovesshould be used in the shower to restore moisture and even hyper-pigmentation. WEAR
Wexler has a summertime don't for the over 50 set: Sunless tanner, which stains brown spots and creases. Opt instead for a washable body bronzer like Perfekt Body Perfection Gel
), which comes in four flattering colors. REPAIR
Mature skin gets blotchy and uneven in the summer months. Wexler recommends skin-lightening hydroquinone to even out irregular pigmentation. Be sure you select one with a 4% or less concentration like Obagi Nu Derm Blender
to find a doctor near you)otherwise the formulas can cause skin sensitivity, and may increase vulnerability to UV damage.