It's the wish of very many ladies to look Good. They want their skin to glow. And they are ready to know what they can do to take care of their skin. It is a big issue. It is an issue ladies are keen about.
Oyindamola, a US-based Esthetician recently revealed a lot about Skincare and how ladies can take care of their skin.
Taking care of your skin
The skin is the largest organ of the body and also one of the most important parts of the body as it serves as a shield to the body
Taking care of the skin Involves getting to know your skin, it is important to know what your skin types is, what your skin can take in and what is hazardous to the skin
There are various skin types, there is the Normal skin where the follicle(what is known to everyone as the pores) are normal, follicles are small-medium size, skin doesn't get easily irritated. All these skin type need is maintenance and preventive care
Skin type 2: Combination skin type, could be normal to oily or oily to dry. The follicles here are visible on the forehead, the nose and along the upper cheek area. Follice is more of a Medium to large size, this skin type requires more maintenance than the normal skin.
Skin type 3: Oily skin, this skin type is known for producing excess oil. Follicles are larger in size and contain oil. Skin require regular exfoliation
Sensitive skin is another thing to know about the skin. A lot of people think it's a skin type it's rather a skin condition as person with a oily skin or normal skin can also have a sensitive skin.
The last skin type is the Dry skin,it doesn't produce enough oil that's why its dry.The follicle are very small.This type of skin needs extra care,skin texture is rough and feels really tight
In order to get a balanced and healthy skin we all should learn what skin type we have in order to know what product is suitable for us
For instance a person who has dry skin cannot use thick products as it will only sit on the surface of the skin and not penetrate into the skin
A person who has an oily skin needs at least 2 time of exfoliation in a week in order to get a healthier skin
A person with a combination skin needs as much proper maintenance ie regular cleansing and exfoliation to keep the skin healthy
Also it is important to take cognizance of what we eat...like the saying you are what you eat,diet is a very important part of skin care.
A person with an oily skin should stay away from oily foods,fatty foods and food with too much dairy.
Product ingredients are derived from various sources including herbs,essential oils,plants and synthetic products.
Its is important to know what products is good for you especially the performance ingredients by asking questions.Its also important to know the side effect if there is any
Ask questions or read manufacturer's labels or instructions in using products
Taking care of the skin is getting to know what particular ingredient does in a product
The basic rule of taking care of the skin is to cleanse,exfoliate,tone and moisturize
Moisturizer should be the one that has SPF
A lot of people today don't wear SPF which is one of the most important part of taking care of the skin,daily SPF is essential as it protects the skin from UVA/UVB rays