There are types of skin – Dry, Oily, Sensitive, Normal and Combination. Each skin type needs the care they deserve. Don’t have the time to take care of your skin? We have solutions for all skin types. It is simple and takes up only a minute from your day. These are the basic ways to maintain your skin care.
1. Apply Sunscreen
Before you leave the house, apply sunscreen or keep one in your bag. They can be handy. Keep one in your purse so if you if you forget to apply before leaving the house you can always apply it outside. It will protect you from the UV rays of the sun. Always look at the pack for the type of skin it can be used on. Wear covered clothes so the rays will not fall over your skin.
2. Change in Lifestyle and Habits
Leading and unhealthy lifestyle and habits can also affect the skin. It may take away the glow from the skin leaving you with a dull appearance. Get proper sleep, meditate and do yoga that will help you be calm and relaxed. It takes away the stress.
3. Avoid Smoking
Smoking will cause wrinkles to your face that will make you look older than your actual age. It will also cause dark circles that will dull your appearance. Quitting smoking is the best and effective way from preventing your skin to dull.
4. Be Gentle with Your Skin
Make sure to avoid using strong soaps, they can take away the oiliness from your skin and dry up your face. Dab the towel over your body leaving your body moisturized. Avoid long baths because they strip down the oiliness from your skin.
5. Moisturize Yourself
Use creams of your skin type and apply before sleeping. You can also use Vaseline that is a perfect way to moisturize your skin. For cracked heal – apply Vaseline on the affected area, wear socks and sleep. It will be healed in no time if this process is repeated on the daily basis.
6. Use Hypo Allergic Makeup
Chemically formulated makeups can encourage breakouts and spots may appear and clog your pores. To avoid that make sure to use hypo allergic makeup or use make-up occasionally only.
7. Fragile Area
Specific areas on our face are very fragile like under-eye and lips. They need special attention and care they deserve. Be gentle on those areas. Try not to scrub vigorously or use any chemical over them. If you’re using any product make sure skin type is mentioned.
8. Eye Area
The eye area is a sensitive area because the skin is thinner than the rest of the skin. It needs gentle and specific care. Choose a specific kind of product to apply over this area.
9. Necessity of Exfoliation
The exfoliator should be used once or twice a week. Make sure the PH is neutral because it has a natural balance to it. It perfectly smoothens and purifies the skin and is very effective.
10. Avoid Pollution
Pollution can log into your pores that can cause a pimple or acne over your face that looks ugly. To avoid this, you can cover your face with a scarf while travelling.
11. Wash your Face
Keep your face as clean as possible. Rinse your face with water twice a day. It keeps you fresh and clean on the outside.
12. Home Remedies
If at all you get time, use home remedies to take care of your precious skin. its natural and can be used on all skin types. Here are a few home remedies that you can try:
a) Yogurt – It could be of good use for your skin. It can be used as a facial mask. Apply the yogurt on the face for 20 minutes and rinse it off. It will moisturize your skin and give your skin back the glow.
b) Oatmeal – Oatmeal helps to reduce the rash and acne over your skin. Hold the oatmeal under a running water then massage the oatmeal on your face for a minute and rinse it off.
c) Honey – Apply a layer of honey over your face for 20 minutes and after rinsing off, it will leave you with a healthier glowing skin.
d) Whole milk – Pour it into the tub and sit in it for 20 minutes only because it’s a little dry. It helps to remove the layered skin.
13. Remove Make-Up
Before sleeping make sure, you do not have your makeup on. The make-up may clog the pores that will lead to black head (which is definitely ugly). Use make-up remover or cream to take off your makeup. In addition, the makeup remover should be used as per your skin type.
Follow these steps for healthier and glowing skin. If these steps are followed on regular basis then you will faster and greater results. Spend just a minute of your day on your skin. Along with your body health, skin’s health is also important. Do not leave it out.