In modern times and in modern big cities skincare becomes a standard routine same as combing hair or brushing teeth. To preserve the natural shine, youth of the skin and protect it from pollution you can adopt the below simple ways to extend the youth and healthy look of your skin.
Pollution, sun, and stress can dry out skin, so calm it with natural moisturising cream or spray. A great example of a simple moisturising routine is Hydrosol Face Mist. It can be used every time after you washed your face with soap, or during the day time as many times as you need it. Hydrosol makes wonders for your skin but 100% free from any chemicals. Hydrosol is a result of steam distilling. Every hydrosol not only brings pure hydration but also tons of vitamins as it is an extract of the plant.
Ingredients to avoid: synthetic fragrances, mineral oil, emulsifier, colorants.
Remember your neck!
The skin on your neck is thinner and has fewer oil glands than your face so needs special care. Use a rich, neck-specific cream and massage upwards. It can be a heavy cream for dry skin, butter, or a lotion bar based on oils and waxes. Ingredients to look for: shea butter, avocado oil, cacao butter, sweet almond oil, bees, or canola wax. Such a formula will work perfectly through all night, beeswax will help keep hydration in the skin and easily protect from environmental pollution.
Ingredients to avoid: mineral oil, paraffin.
Nourish all night
Skin renews itself while you sleep with a heavy, rich in vitamin night serum. Ingredients to look out for: jojoba oil, sweet almond oil. apricot kernel oil, glycerin, vit E. Such a serum will help you wake up with refreshed, dewy-looking skin.
Ingredients to avoid: retinyl palmitate, petroleum jelly
Use an eye cream or eye serum
The skin around your eyes is delicate, so it’s the first to wrinkle. Use delicate oils to help out: oil of raspberry seeds, cucumber seed oil. Add to the carrier oils coffee essential oil, green tea oil for additional brightening and uplifting effect. These essential oils can help brighten dark skin around the eyes and help release swallowing problems.
Ingredients to avoid: formaldehyde, mineral oil, fragrances.
Exfoliate twice a week
Exfoliating helps remove dead skin cells that build up on your skin and expose young and vibrant skin cells. Look out for sea salt-based scrubs, enriched with local herbs perfect for your skin type. Try using different formulas to find perfect mild scrub, that helps you exfoliate without damaging. Salt scrubs not only are perfect to get rid of dead dry skin but also bring perfect detox and rejuvenation to your skin.
Ingredients to avoid: sugar, emulsifiers, preservatives, plastic microbeads.
Apply a weekly mask
Choose Mask depending on your skin current needs:
Detox/ Uplifting/ Moisturising/ Whitening/ Anti-Acne. Focus on paste-like or jelly masks. These masks will work perfectly on their main function & not over-dry your skin after being rinsed off.
Ingredients to avoid: mineral powders, mineral oil.
Drinking water routine.
Not enough clean water daily may make your skin lose brightness and glow.
Choose to drink 1-2 l as a daily routine. It will be a simple but powerful step to fill your skin with so much needed hydration from inside.