Without any doubt it is that flawless, blemish less skin we are searching for. Both men and women alike. Well, we at hints of life are committed to this cause and have brought together the best and the most prevalent skin care regime. Hang out with us here for a while and you’ll glow to the gods!
FIGURE OUT YOUR SKIN TYPE
I know you have heard this a lot; but only because it is essential. your skin is something that has stuck with you for the longest. You have a responsibility to get to know it. see the signs. It is simple said than done though. Ours skin is different in all seasons. But there is a pattern to it. With patience, you will be able to decipher it.
COMMON SKIN TYPES
Most commonly found skin types are – Oily, Dry,Combination and Sensitive skin.
Oily Skin –
Mostly sweaty and is oily to touch. it will obviously not be oozing oil like a fluid! just thing of it being a little moist due to extra natural oils on the skin. It will be worse in a humid weather.
Dry Skin –
From the name itself it is evident that dry skin lacks moisture. it becomes scaly if not dealt properly. If you have dry skin, you can feel your skin getting annoying tight with that layer of white scrape on top.
Combination Skin –
This is desired by most and has the best of both worlds. a mixture of dry and oily skin is the combination skin type.
Sensitive Skin –
This skin type is a nightmare (for most). If you have sensitive skin, then you know it’s ordeals. Sensitive skin reddens and inflames quickly and is not compatible with each and every face and makeup product.
Is It Necessary To Have A Skin care Routine?
Simply YES YES YES !
Everyday we move, we travel,we apply numerous products, even worse we step out in the pollution filled environment we have created. This and many more factors cause the skin to breakout, suffer from sunburns and create an amalgam of unpleasantness. to add on, our skin has an accumulation of dead cells which needs to be removed regularly.
We can consider bathing as a skin routine for the body. But for that over exposed face, there exits a special routine. After all your face deserves all that extra pampering!
Face routine for that perfect skin
Finally it is the part for which we have read this far is here! Follow this most widely used general face routine –
To clean that face off of any dust and dead skin cells, washing your face is primary.
Using a scrub is necessary to exfoliate the skin and deeply clean those pores. avoid the delicate skin on and under your eyes. You should use scrubs quite often as that may cause unnecessary dryness.
It helps to remove the slightest residue of any makeup left on the face. It adds that extra layer to make sure that the face is totally clean. In case of toners, a little goes a long way.
Serums are important as they help to add on to the general healthiness of the skin. There exits serums for all skin types and uses. For example, tea tree serum, vitamin C serum, anti blemish serum and so on. The list is endless.
Now for the final step MOISTURIZE ! You might have heard beauty gurus talk about the miracles of moisturizing that skin. well guess what? they are true. Golden tip to a healthy skin is a good moisturizer. Invest in a good moisturizer not necessarily an expensive one. choose whats best for you. Pick one with SPF 12 or with sun screen. This will add extra protection to it.
To keep your under eyes hydrated and healthy, under eye cream is a must have. Most under eye creams have a cooling effect to it which gives the eyes its much needed rest. one should try and start using eye creams in their mid twenties they say. But you can start whenever you want.
Besides these beauty regimes and routines which one can follow religiously, eating clean and healthy, plus a stress free lifestyle must always be priority. As they say “You are what you eat”. Be mindful while making lifestyle decisions as they all reflect on your epidermis.