Winter is not only the first snow, sledding, Christmas holidays and gifts, but also a real test for our skin. Even those who have good skin and take good care of it, this time of year are faced with the problems of dryness, irritation and chapping. An icy wind, cold and snow outside, and central heating in the rooms make the skin extremely sensitive, which is why all the characteristics manifest shortcomings. What means you can protect yourself from the winter cold?
Face Care during the Cold Season
From childhood we are accustomed to the fact that in cold weather you need to flavor skin with plenty of fat. Many remember how my mother and grandmother smeared cheeks baby goose, interior or badger fat.
Today the cosmetic industry has leaped forward and provides a huge range of tools for skin care, including for use it in the winter. Is it really necessary to use fatty cream? This question is particularly relevant for those who do not use powerful nutritional tools in another time and to whom they are not suitable.
In fact, winter skin needs not only food, but also in the moisture. Of course, the best option is to choose the funds in which the moisturizing and nourishing functions are combined. However, the main parameter in the selection of face cream is your skin type.
In order to give your skin extra nutrition and hydration be sure to use a mask. It matters little whether it is purchased ready-made mask or self-available products on hand.
For washing, use the softest means, such as gels and moisturizing cream soap, because skin over dried during purification becomes very sensitive.
To update your skin and remove dead skin cells, use gentle scrubs and peels. Thus, you will be able to get rid of bad flaky skin and it does not hurt her.
Try to apply the cream at least half an hour before leaving the premises. Otherwise, the effect of its usage can be inverted and instead get your skin protection contrary, become more vulnerable, because of which can cause irritation, dryness and peeling.
Even if you do not use decorative cosmetics at another time, in the winter it is definitely worth doing. Using the foundation will provide additional protection for your skin.
In order to keep warm we put on several layers of clothing blocking the flow of oxygen to the skin, as a result, it loses so it needs moisture and starts to peel off. To avoid this, choose clothes made from natural materials. Remember that in the winter the most vulnerable part of your body are the hands. During cold weather, always wear natural leather, wool or fur gloves and mittens.
Procedures for skin hydration is best carried out at bedtime after taking a bath, during which time the moisture content of the skin as possible. Apply the cream to dry skin immediately after water treatment.
Please note that your “winter” body cream additionally attended vitamins, especially vitamin A, it will help to keep it healthy and radiant.
When the weather is cold and hard like heat, do not deny yourself a visit to the bath or sauna, their visit is very beneficial to the skin. Very useful as it may be passing a course of massage.
Do not forget to follow these simple tips, and it will allow you to enjoy a winter fairy tale, while remaining beautiful and well-groomed!