If you’re reading this, you’ve obviously make up your mind to start taking better care of your skin. Now that you have taken the first step, you only need to continue reading.
If you want great skin, try gently exfoliating with a dry, natural-bristle brush before you bathe. This cleans off the dead cells and allows the new, fresh skin cells to shine. Exfoliation helps get the toxins from your skin as well.
After you’ve gone to the gym, try taking a shower to get rid of sweat. Wash your face with a soft towel to get rid of the bacteria on your skin. Always remember to use warmer water as well when you’re showering.
Never go to bed with a face full of make up. It is important that all layers are taken off your skin at the end of the day. Your skin cannot repair itself when it is suffocating under a layer of makeup. Washing your face before bed won’t take long, and the end result is worth it.
Unscented lotions are very beneficial as they do not contain harmful ingredients. A common ingredient in commercial products is alcohol, which dries out your skin. Make sure you read the label and find out what it is in the moisturizer. If there is alcohol or a fragrance in the ingredients, avoid it.
If you are a looking for a soothing mask at the end of the week, try a honey mask. Honey reduces redness of the skin and will help you look as if you are glowing. Do this weekly, and it will cut down on the amount of acne you have.
Cold weather means wearing gloves. Your skin on your hand is more sensitive and thinner than other skin, so it is easily damaged. Wearing gloves during this time can ensure your hands are safe and well hydrated.
Use sun protection on your skin when you go out. Make sure the sunscreen you use has enough sun protection and put it on about 30 minutes before going out into the sun. The sunscreen should also contain both broad spectrum UVA and UVB protection. You don’t want a painful sunburn and your skin age prematurely.
One should take care of their skin every day. You should now understand how to keep your skin healthy and looking great. Now you need to be sure that you take everything that you’ve learned here and use it to your benefit so that your skin is properly taken care of.