Tips for Face Cleansing: Though most of us cleanse our faces at least twice a day, there is always some residue of the grime and dirt accumulating. This leads to the pores getting clogged and you face problems like blackheads, whiteheads, acne, pimples and more. Before getting to the stage of ‘pimples’ it is advisable to adopt a face cleansing regime regularly. With this deep cleansing regularly the dead skin cells are removed and the skin can breathe without any hurdles. The pores are not only unclogged but are also smaller in size with deep cleansing. This can delay aging and prevents wrinkles. Here are some tips to be followed when you wish to cleanse your skin.
Your face needs to be thoroughly washed with a face wash or face cleanser. Choosing natural face wash is a better option as compared to the ones with chemicals. Ensure you choose according to your skin type. Before washing yo9ur face you need to remove all the make-up. This can be done with the help of a make-up remover or even with a cotton ball dabbed in olive oil. Face cleansers are mild as compared to the bar soaps. Finally, ensure you do not wash your face with hot water, but use luke warm water instead.
Steaming is beneficial but not more than what you can tolerate. After steaming, wipe your face with a tissue gently. This works well for oily skin. Use an ice cube to massage your skin. This can tighten the pores.
For eliminating the dead skin cells apply a scrubber. Instead of the regular scrub bought from the beautician, you can use honey and sugar. This is natural and thus not harmful at all. You need to scrub your face for around 5 minutes and then leave this on for 3 minutes more before you wash this off.
- Face Pack:
Face pack helps in improving your skin tone and can also make your skin supple and soft. For those who have an oily skin, you can use a pack with multani mitti as this can soak up the excess oil. A pack made of tomatoes; banana and papaya can also be used for tightening of the facial skin.
For those with a dry skin, you can use sandalwood powder mixed with rose water.
Cucumber juice and rose water can be used as toners for your skin. There are cost-effective and natural and thus are beneficial. This helps in maintaining the pH balance.
Use a quality moisturizer before you retire for the night Mild moisturizers can be used for sensitive skin and normal moisturizer for the normal skin.
Regular cleansing can help in keeping the oil-balance perfect. This means, you have a ‘normal’ skin that is not too oily or too dry. You find that your skin is radiant and is glowing at all times. You need to be aware that a dehydrated skin not only looks dry but is also uncomfortable.
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