Glamour Magazine recently did an article on the top skin annoyance and it was covered on MSN. In this article, they stated what these annoyances were and how we, women, could avoid them. As a woman, I found this article very interesting. I would love to find ways to keep those dark circles from occurring or at least better ways to cover them. I also have issues of dry patches occurring on many parts of my body. What are your major skin annoyances? Do you suffer from any of the following top skin annoyances?
Combo skin can include skin that is itchy, as well as dry. It can include an area that is oily and dry. What is the solution?
One solution is to treat the dry areas with a product that contains salicylic acid, as well as niacinamide. The salicylic acid where help dry out those areas and the niacinamide will help hydrate the skin, as well as form a protecting barrier around it.
You can get pimples at any age, even as an adult. You must begin a routine that will help protect your skin from pimples. This routine should begin with a cleanser that contains alpha hydroxyl acids. Next, you can spot treat any pimples with a mixing some benzoyl peroxide. Apply these sparingly. Always use gentle cleansers on your face.
Dark Skin Spots
Skin spots can occur for different reasons. Age can be a factor. However, they can also be caused from popping pimples and plucking stray hairs. You can have these removed professionally through laser treatments. If these are too costly for you, you may want to start by trying some clarifying lotions on these first. The best way to avoid these spots is to use sunscreen when you go outside, even when you are driving your car. Plus, never pop pimples and be careful when you are removing stray hairs.
Yes, these may be a sign of wisdom. However, most women will consider them a sign of old age. How do you avoid them? The best way to avoid them is to wear sunglasses large enough to cover your eyes when you are out in the sun. Another way to avoid them is to quit lying on one side of your face as you sleep. Finally, always try to hydrate the area around your eyes. This means you should apply your eye cream, three times a day, in the morning, midday and at night. The best eye creams contain peptides.
Yes, genetics plays a role in these annoying dark circles. Allergies also play a role. Allergies are the reason for this writer’s dark circles. A good way to reduce the appearance of them is by using a lightening cream that contains hydroquione. Creams that contain retinols, soy and Vitamin C are also good ones to use. Experts also recommend covering these dark circles with oil based foundations that are a shade lighter than one’s skin, instead of a conceler. This is a mistake this writer has been making. She thought conceler was the best to use.
Patchy redness could be caused by rosacea or broken capillaries. Experts say, no matter what the cause, one should be using products that are designed for sensitive skin, if they are experiencing regular episodes of patchy redness. One should also avoid the sun, as well as exposure to heat and light. All of these factors can cause further damage to their capillaries and more redness. They should also wear sunscreen daily. If the redness is severe, one may try to find a sunscreen with a green tint. The color green can help cancels out the redness. One may also want to increase their intake of bananas. Bananas contain a lot of vitamin K, which can help strengthen one’s capillaries and thus help keep them from breaking, as quickly.
Do you suffer from any of these six skin annoyances? Could finding a cure for them help you feel more self-assured?