49 Skin Care Tips

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9 Dry Skin Care Tips

dry skin care

1. Cleanse less often

Dry skin only needs to be cleansed ONCE a day and no more than TWICE a day to prevent drying out your skin even more but the most important dry skin care tip is,

2. Moisturize more often

3. Use a humidifier

A Humidifier will help your dry skin condition improve faster by keeping more moisture in the air. Keep your humidifier on day & night because air conditioners will quickly dry out your skin during the winter & summer.

4. Use Sunscreen

Sunscreen is important for all skin types to slow down the aging process but it's crucial for dry skin types since dry skin ages faster

Make sure you use a sunscreen with a SPF of at least 30 like Badger SPF 30 Sunscreen and… Use moisturizers with sun protection or you can apply sunscreen after you moisturize.

5. Use the right dry skin care products

Skin care products with natural hypoallergenic ingredients like virgin coconut oil, cocoa butter, shea butter, AHA, and Vitamins A, C, D & E are best for dry skin.

6. Don't use products bad for dry skin

Make sure you use alcohol free toners for dry skin like Rosewater or Neutrogena Alcohol-Free Toner &… Don't use any skin care products containing mineral oils or that are petroleum based.

7. Don't shower or bathe too long

Stay in the shower for no longer than 5-to-10 minutes. Most dermatologist say to only shower for about 3 minutes when caring for dry skin.

8. Eat to improve dry skin

9. Don't scratch

Dry skin can easily develop eczema and other bad skin conditions if you continually scratch at itchy or irritated spots. It's better to use shea butter or coconut oil to soothe itchy spots.

7 Oily Skin Care Tips

oily skin care tips

1. Cleanse more often

The most important thing you can do for oily skin is to cleanse it at least 2 times a day first thing in the morning and again before bed.

Do not cleanse more than 3-to-4 times a day since too much cleansing will cause your body to produce excess oil to prevent you from getting dry skin

2. Use oil free moisturizers

Oily skin only needs moisturizing once a day and no more than twice a day. Some dermatologist say it's okay for oily skin types to skip moisturizing all together.

Use a lightweight lotion or oil-free gel moisturizer to absorb excess oil like AHAVA Matifying Moisturizer for Oily Skin

3. Use a toner

Use an alcohol based toner to get rid of any excess oil, dirt and makeup.

4. Change your diet

Remove all excess sugars, processed foods, greasy foods and eat more healthy foods like more complex carbs, vegetables and drink more water

5. Don't add excess oil

6. Stay out of hot water

Showering or bathing in hot water causes your oil glands to pump out even more oil.

7. Make Simple lifestyle changes

Exercise more and control your stress → CHILL OUT → 100 ways to reduce stress

6 Sensitive Skin Care Tips

sensitive skin care

1. Sensitive Skin is Dry Skin

Use dry skin tips to treat sensitive skin because sensitive skin is dry skin that has become irritated, overly dry and scaly.

2. Avoid common skin irritants

3. Use trial & error

Everybody's skin reacts differently to a wide variety of chemicals. Only you can truly know what irritate your skin or not. Take an allergy patch test every time you buy a new skin care product to see if skin is irritated by that product.

4. Use moisturizers for sensitive skin.

Use a moisturizer designed for sensitive skin like Pevonia Soothing Sensitive Skin Cream to hydrate your skin, soothe redness and calm irritation.

5. Don't use old products

Use new razor each time you shave and throw out old or expired makeup like eyeliner and mascara after 6 months.

6. Use water-resistant sun screen

Use sunscreen labeled as water-resistant containing less chemicals that will not irritate your skin but this is only necessary if regular sunscreen irritates your skin.

Combo Skin Care Tips

1. Use skin care products made for all skin types

2. Use dry & oily skin care tips

6 Skin Care Tips for Men

1. Do it like the ladies

Men need to follow the same basic skin care steps as women by cleansing, toning, moisturizing daily and exfoliating at least once a week.

2. Don't do it like the ladies

When shaving instead of cleansing, toning and moisturizing in that order…

3. Cleanse Daily

Men really need to cleanse their skin daily to prevent breakouts because men's skin tends to be lot oiler than women's skin.

Men's pores are 15% larger than women's and the extra testosterone men have causes the body to produce more oil.

4. Stay hydrated

Men need to stay hydrated to prevent dry skin because men sweat or perspire more than women causing them to lose more water during the day.

5. Use Sunscreen

Men also need to Use sunscreen to prevent premature aging

6. Use eye creams

Since men tend to age quicker (esp. around the eyes) men need to use Special Eye Creams to prevent wrinkles & dark circles

19 Skin Care Tips

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  1. Use Sunscreen because Other than smoking… Overexposure to the sun is the major cause of wrinkles so make sure you use sunscreen daily to keep your skin looking it's best.
  2. Protect your face from the sun by wearing a hat and/or sunglasses.
  3. Use a nighttime moisturizer and a daytime moisturizer that includes sun protection.
  4. Keep your hair off your face since the oil in your hair can cause acne.
  5. Wash your face after exercising or playing sports.
  6. Wash your face before you exercise or play sports if you wear makeup.
  7. Use your moisturizer more often during the winter because your skin dries out more in the winter.
  8. Drink more water so your skin will produce less oil to prevent breakouts.
  9. Drink more water to also help moisture your skin for more radiance.
  10. Wash your pillow cases as often as you can because the oil from your hair will end up on your face as you're rolling around on your pillow.
  11. Flip your pillow over and sleep on the cleaner side each night to prevent less oil from clogging up your pores.
  12. Clean your bed sheets every 3-to-5 days to keep excess oil out of your skin.
  13. Open your pores with warm water to really clean out your pores as you shower and then…
  14. Close your pores with colder water to prevent any oil from getting back in.
  15. Clean all your makeup tools to get rid of any leftover dirt, oil and bacteria that'll lead to breakouts. Tools that are used with liquid products like eye shadow need to be cleaned everyday and tools that are used with power products need to be cleaned up every 2 weeks.
  16. Don't use expired skincare and beauty products so you can prevent acne, eye infections, irritated skin and some allergic reactions.
  17. Store your beauty products in a cool and dry place to prevent bacteria, mold and yeast from growing in them.
  18. The more sleep you get means the less oil your body produces meaning you will not get as many or no breakouts.
  19. Do not use soap on your face and use cleansers instead for better looking skin. Only use soap for the rest of your body.

4 Steps to Determine Your Skin Type

determine skin type
  1. Wash your face with a cleanser and then pat your face dry.
  2. Wait for 1 hour to let your face to go back to its normal state (Do not touch your face while it's drying off)
  3. Take 5 separate pieces of tissue and press a piece of tissue on your nose, forehead, chin and both cheeks.
  4. Look at the 5 separate pieces to determine your skin type by looking for oil & flaky skin residue &…

You're skin type is Normal  if,

You're skin type is Oily if,

You're skin type is Combination if,

You're skin type is Dry if,

You're skin type is Sensitive if,

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