Are you often worried about your skin in summers? Today we will give you 10 essential skin care tips that you should follow this summer. The scorching heat and the burning sun could be just too much, especially for your skin. It takes away your natural radiance and makes your skin dull and dry or sometimes oily.
Don’t you worry, we’ve got you covered! You can still hold on to your skin’s radiance and health, you just need to care for these things that are listed below! (Your skin deserves a little care after all, isn’t it!).
What Does Summer Do To Your Skin?
The temperature increase during the summers combines humidity and heat. Our sebaceous glands are sensitive towards this increasing temperature and it increases its activity producing more oil in the layers of our skin. The exposure to the sun causes tanning on our skin due to an increase in melanin production. The heat also opens our pores which tends to clog them with dirt and dust that causes acne, bacteria, pimples and more. The people who have dry skin, this heat tends to make their skin rough and patchy.
How To Take Care Of Your Skin In Summers?
You should adhere to a summer skin care routine which helps your skin maintain its stability even during summers. You should revamp your wardrobes with summer skin care for products that are suitable for your skin type. However, we’ve brought you some of our skin care tips that you should follow this summer to keep your skin revived and rejuvenated:
1. Change Your Face Wash
Different season requires different skin care protection in summer and the first thing that you could do is to change your face wash. You will require a face wash that can draw out excess oil from your face and make it clear. If you have dry skin, try using a non-foaming cleanser. Now, just washing your face once or twice in a day is not enough, you should at least wash your face for at least four times a day.
You can also apply Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Creamy Cleanser & Makeup Remover to wash your face.
2.Maintain A Healthy Diet
Whatever you eat, it affects your skin directly. In order to keep your skin lively even in sizzling summers, you should eat properly and include juicy and fibrous fruits that helps maintain the hydration level in your skin. Consuming food which is rich in anti-oxidants also does it work. Stock up green leafy vegetables, citrus fruits, green tea, nuts and whole grains that does the trick. Also, you can apply an anti-oxidant serum on your skin that helps reduce the free radicals on your skin.
Apply Makari Exclusive Toning Serum and Makari 24K Gold Treatment Serum on your skin
3. Keep Your Skin Hydrated At All Times
Summers dehydrate your skin! It is advisable to invest in a good hydrating mask that hydrates as well as moisturize your skin. You can choose a hydrating mask that moisturizes your skin and replenish your skin with essential nutrients. Wash your face with a cleanser and deep clean your skin, apply the masque on your skin and leave it for 20-30 minutes, wash your face and pat your face dry. You can follow this routine twice in a week.
Apply Eversheen Cocoa Butter Lotion on your skin and keep it hydrated for long hours.
4. Exfoliate Your Skin Regularly
Exfoliation helps you make your skin smooth and dirt free. It helps to remove the dead cells and piled up blackheads from your skin. Dead skin cells congest your skin and make your skin dull. You can opt for natural remedies like coffee grounds mixed with sea salt and oil. If you do not have the time to exfoliate your skin, you can buy gentle exfoliators that are available in the market.
Use Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Micro Fine Exfoliating Facial Scrub to gently exfoliate your skin.
5. Always Wear Sunscreen
You should always wear sunscreen while stepping out in the sun. A broad-spectrum sunscreen which is normally between 30-35 SPF works great to protect your skin from sun tan. Re-apply this sunscreen after every three hours and make sure you apply on your neck, hands, feet, and shoulders.
You can buy Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Eventone Suncare Cocoa Butter Moisturizing Sunscreen Lotion SPF 30 that helps protect your skin from harmful UV rays and it also moisturizes your skin.
6. Drink Plenty of Water
Drinking 5-6 liters of water is a must for your body and to maintain hydration in your skin. Always remember to carry a bottle of water with you whenever you step out. Water helps flush out the toxins from your body in the form of sweat or urine. This makes your skin free from toxins to maintain a healthy glow on your skin.
7. Use a Refreshing Toner On Your Skin
Skin Toners are very necessary! A toner helps close open pores which are very necessary to minimize the dirt accumulation in your skin. A cucumber or Aloe Vera based toner refreshes your skin and reduces the oil production on your T-zone.
Use Makari Exclusive Toning Milk on your skin as it has skin brightening agents that help improve your complexion and fights hyperpigmentation.
8. Moisturize Your Skin
Moisturization is needed even in summers to maintain and balance moisture in your skin. You should choose a non-greasy moisturization which has a light texture on your skin. You should apply these moisturizers on your skin after exfoliating or cleansing your skin. These moisturizers should be non-comedogenic in nature and you should be careful while applying this on your skin.
Apply Sta Sof Fro Aloe Vera Lotion on your skin and keep your skin moisturized at all times.
9. Take Cold Water Showers
Cold water showers that help unclog your pores and prevent acne breakouts. It does not even dehydrate your skin just like hot water baths or steam baths. Avoid hot water showers in summers as they tend to increase acne breakouts and clog your pores. You can add lemon in your bathing water for a refreshing after shower smell.
10. Say Hi To Home Remedies
While using exclusive products in the market, do not forget that your own kitchen is a storehouse of home remedies that helps make your skin better in summers. You just need honey, lemon and coconut oil to take care of your skin during the summers.
Also, if you do not have the time to make use of the remedies, you can choose a product that helps make your skin healthy like Palmer’s Coconut Oil Body Oil or Black Opal Even True Pore Refining Gel Serum.
Following these essential skin care tips will surely make your skin better and you can take effective care of your skin even during the summers.
Good Luck to your skin!
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