Make skin care a daily routine in your life
If you want to have young and healthy looking skin for a long time daily skin care routine is a must. Going to bed with your make up on because you feel too tired after a night out is out of question! If you have not started doing regular facial skin care yet, it is high time now!
Do you have dry, normal or combination type of skin? To make the most out of your skin care routine you need to first identify your skin type.
Regular skin-care routine should include the following steps:
Protection (AM)/ Nutrition (AM/PM)
Once or 2 times a week:
Additional skin treatments
Short description of basic skin care routine steps
Step 1: Cleansing
The aim of cleansing is to remove dirt, make up, excess oil from the surface of your skin.
There are two approaches to skin cleansing process: 1. use water to rinse off cleanser; 2. never let water touch your face.Read more here.
Step 2: Toning
There is a dispute about the benefits of toning. Some beauty experts hold the opinion that due to the fact that most toners contain alcohol they are drying and irritations the skin, damaging skin collagen. Others claim that toners restore the PH balance of the skin after cleansing, tighten pores up and prepare it for the next step of moisturizing or applying other skin treatments. Read more
Step 3: Moisturizing
Most beauty professionals agree that moisturizing is important for skinĺs health and elasticity.
Step 4: Protection/Nutrition
Sun screens are necessary to prevent premature skin aging and prolong young and healthy looking skin.
Avoid skin damage by reducing exposure to the skin hazards
An important part of keeping your skin beautiful and young for the longest time is to avoid or minimize damage to your skin.