Do you know why facials are important? It cleanses out the skin from within, shrinks pores and keeps impurities at bay for a very long time. Skin specialists recommend getting a facial done every six months for healthier and glowing skin. However, one needs to be careful about what sort of facial they are choosing because they need to first understand their skin type first and only then go ahead with a facial.Let’s take a look at 5 facials to be done, based on your skin type.
Dry skinUse a facial that has hydrating agents like olive oil and glycerin. This will make the skin look hydrated and wrinkle free. Olive oil acts an an antioxidant and prevent oxidation. It prevents premature ageing. When applied on skin, it may also fight off cancerous cells.
Sensitive skinUsing Facials with soothing agents like bisabolol, aloe vera and light enzyme peels, helps reduce redness, while calming the inflammation and improving skin immunity. Aloe vera is filled with the goodness of Vitamins A and C, and is highly anti-inflammatory in nature. If you ever face sun burn, or burn your skin through other ways, you can apply aloe vera gel to get relief. It is a slo a great solution for sensitive yet dry skin. To keep your face moisturised, you can use an aloe vera mask before going to bed.
Oily skinFacials involving clay mask or mud mask work best on Oily Skin. These will tighten the pores, control oil secretion thereby preventing facial breakouts.
Dull skinOxygenating facials strengthens skin elasticity and improves skin tone, hence making the skin look youthful, glowing and healthy.
Tanned skinUse a De-pigmentation facials with AHAs or an anti-tan facial. This will help improve skin tone, even out skin colour and bring glow and smoothness to skin.