If you wait to address problems only after they show up—think sun damage, age spots, and wrinkles—you’re missing out on the incredible powers of prevention
It is important to start skin care in your teens: in your mid-20’s signs of aging will creep up on you as skin starts developing the first fine lines way before you’re 30 – if you do not take steps early on. This is even truer for the active young lady that spends quite a bit of time outdoors – in the sun, on the beach, playing sports. And while it is true that the teenager may not follow her mother’s routine, fact remains that being introduced to skin care at a young age will pay dividends into your 20’s, your 30’s, 40’s and later on.
Here are some essential skin care products that every girl should add to there skin care routine;
Oil cleansing sounds like a cardinal sin to a sensible skin care regimen. We’ve all heard the warning that only oil-free products will keep our skin clear and gorgeous.
But researchers are starting to uncover the incredible benefits of oils for skin, and soothing, healing ingredients that have been used for hundreds of years are seeing a resurgence in popularity. Oil cleansing is considered as a way to gently remove makeup, soothe sensitive skin, and tame unrelenting breakouts. It is the best way to start your night time skin care routine.
Make sure you only use your oil cleanser for your night time skin care routine.
2. Form Cleansor
A foaming facial cleanser is ideal for removing excess oil, dirt and makeup—and choosing one that’s gentle, won’t disrupt your skin’s natural protective barrier and contains ingredients that help maintain moisture balance can make all the difference.
Exfoliating can improve the appearance of your skin in several ways. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, exfoliation can leave your skin looking brighter and improve the effectiveness of topical skin care products by enhancing absorption. Regular exfoliation can also help prevent clogged pores, resulting in fewer breakouts. Long-term exfoliating can increase collagen production. Collagen is key to glowing, vibrant skin. The protein also promotes skin elasticity, minimizing the appearance of fine lines and related sagging.
But you need to remember not to use your exfoliant more than twice a week because it will lead to skin irritation.
You can go for chemical or physical exfoliant at your choice.
Facial toner, can help you glow up, keep your face clean and revitalized, minimize the appearance of pores, and more.
One of the primary roles of essence for skin care is to allow the skin better absorption of additional products, such as your favorite serum or moisturizer.
Essence can be used to improve the performance of these other products by prepping the skin to absorb them more easily.
In addition to providing moisture, most essence products contain a high content of active ingredients that can help; rehydrate the skin cells, protect the skin barrier, boost the health of the skin, rebalance the pH of the skin and soften and smooth the epidermis.
Face serums are lightweight products that contain a high concentration of active ingredients. They absorb quickly into your skin, making them an excellent next step after cleansing.
There are many different types of serums, each with a unique purpose and ingredients. Some serums help to brighten your skin or reduce blemishes, while others focus on boosting hydration or fighting the signs of aging.
7. Sheet Mask
When you use a sheet mask, your skin will receive a big boost of moisture, which helps to make your skin look healthy and radiant.
8. Eye Cream
Your eyes says everything about beauty! If you have a glowing and flawless skin with tiring eyes and wrinkles around your eyes, your beauty fades away at a glance. That’s why using an eye cream is so important.
By using an eye cream you can have multiple benefits. Eye cream helps prevent common signs of aging. It can lessen the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It minimizes the look of puffiness. Most importantly, It reduces the dark circles and soothes the tiring eyes
Applying a moisturizer boosts hydration in your skin, prevents flaking and dullness, and creates a protective layer of moisture for your skin.
10. SPF / Night Cream
Sunscreen plays a big role as the final step of the skin care routine. It prevents sunburn, which can raise your skin cancer risk. As a major bonus, sunscreen also keeps your skin looking young. A quality SPF can protect your skin from the harmful UV rays that cause premature aging and even help reverse signs of damage by reducing dark spots, improving texture, and boosting brightness, per 2016 research in the journal Dermatologic Surgery.
In the night time, you can use a night cream instead of sunscreen which gives extra nutrition to your skin.