Winter skincare is a must if you want beautiful skin throughout the year. As in winter, our skin tends to be dry and dryness invites most of the skin problems. Our skin is one of the best things that we can flaunt. We should never try to change our complexion rather we should always keep our skin healthy and glowing as complexion is never a parameter of beauty. Flawless skin is a desire for every person. But, if you wouldn’t take proper care of your skin then that desire will remain as a never fulfilled dream.
Home remedies are easy to use and often the ingredients are easily available around us. And the best thing is almost all home remedies does not have any bad side effect. Though you should always do a patch test before getting into any home remedy.
Here are some winter skincare tips to try out in this winter:
If you think that in winter your skin is already dry. So you can skip on your cleansing step then you are probably far from reality. Your face needs to be clean all the time otherwise you may get bacterial outgrowth on your skin. Cleanse your face at least twice a day and a proper deep cleansing regime at night is a must. If you feel your skin became too dry after this then rub some raw milk to get all the hydration back in the skin.
Our skin tends to become dry and the dry skin keeps on getting deposited on our actual skin which makes our face look dull and sick. To get rid of the dry skin, scrubbing is very important and it would also remove all the blackheads as well as whiteheads from your face. All you can do is mix some wheat flour with raw milk and turmeric. Then, scrub it on your face for at least 5 minutes then leave it for about 15 minutes. Later wash it away with cold water. This will also make your skin feel softer and brighter as well.
Cleansing and scrubbing always tend to open up our pore which can lead to acne as well as pimples. So, you should always tone your face after scrubbing or cleansing. Here are a lot of toners available in the market to choose from. You can always choose the one which would suit your skin type as well as skin texture.
You can even prepare your own DIY tone. If you are having oily skin then just take some rose water, vitamin E oils, aloe vera gel, mix them all and shake it well and in case you have dry skin then just add some glycerin and honey into it. This toner will keep you fresh and hydrated all the time.
Moisturizing skin is a must in winter no matter what your skin type is, you should get your skin moisturized. You can even buy moisturizing from the market depending upon your skin type, thick oil-based moisturizer is perfect for dry skin, and for oily skin, you should always go for a non-greasy and oil-free moisturizer. You can also use aloe vera gel for oily skin as it controls oils and just adds some vitamin E oil to it to make it a Holy Grail moisturizer for people with dry skin.
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Face packs are a must for dry skin people as they would provide deep hydration and glow to our skin. Face packs containing vitamins, oils, etc should be preferred for the skin. Here are lots of DIY face packs that you can prepare at home. One of the most effective ones is the banana face pack. All you would need is some fully smashed ripe banana and some honey drop. Mix them well and apply to your cleansed face and wash it off with lukewarm water after 10 minutes.
Hydration from inside:
Drink lots of water as winter is a dry season so your skin would get dried no matter what effective things you apply so your skin needs to be nourished from within. Drinking sufficient water would not only hydrate your skin but would make your skin clear by eliminating all the impurities from within. Fruits and vegetables add vitamins and nutrients to our skin so having them in your diet may get you healthy skin for a long period of time.
Almost every skin problem appears if the skin is exposed to the sun for too long so no matter if the sun is bright in the sky or not you should always protect your skin from the sun by applying sunscreen with a good amount of SPF in it, using a moisturizing sunscreen would always add as a bonus for nourishing your skin.
Choosing the right product:
It is really important to choose the right type of product for the right skin type, winter doesn’t make oily skin too dry than the person needs to apply thick moisturizer and the same happens with people with dry skin as well. Winter skincare products are always different from that of a summer or monsoon product and you should always choose the right one otherwise you may just lose nourishment in this winter.
Proper makeup removal:
If you would sleep with your makeup on then it can damage your skin by pimples, breakouts, and dryness so to keep your skin healthy and nourished you should also clean your makeup completely with a good makeup remover or wet wipes.
Avoid warm water:
Winter is a time when most people go for warm water that unknowingly damages their skin, warm water damages our skin tissue and also leave our skin unnourished and dry so you should always go for cold water and if it is difficult for you to use cold water then go for lukewarm water.
If you would follow these tips and tricks this winter then I am sure you are going to get that blushing glow from within.