Perfect skin is something that everyone strives for, but if it’s something that you really want to achieve, you need to avoid some common mistakes which almost everyone is guilty of committing. Even the most well informed makes these mistakes, which messes up the clear and beautiful skin. As a matter of fact, most of these mistakes are being made because of misinformation, but if it’s getting worse and worse everyday, you might wanna consult skin specialist London for proper guidelines. Anyhow, here are some of the common bad habits and how you can break them.
Caring For Your Blemishes in Wrong Way
Either they are pimples, acne or blemishes, most people get them at certain period in their life and some people even get worse than others. Once these blemishes appear, most people go wrong way to treat them by “picking at it”. But, applying these spot treatments at wrong period at the phase of breakout will result in a blemish lasting longer and leaving a red scar after the breakout that lingers for months.
Using Too Many Exfoliating Products Too Often
In a quest to look younger and to have smoother skin, most people do too many aggressive treatments which actually injures their skin. Too much of exfoliation causes a damaged moisture barrier which results in flaking, dehydration, inflammation, and a stimulation of melanin activity that causes to increase hyper pigmentation.
Not Wearing Sunscreen and Not Applying Generous Enough
The number one reason why your skin gets premature aging is because of sunlight, daylight or UV rays. Most people think they aren’t damaging the skins when driving in the car or sitting in the office near windows or taking a walk in winter days, but if you really want to prevent wrinkles, wear sunscreen 365 days a year. In order to SPF to truly protect your screen from harmful UV rays, the formula must be applied generously or it won’t protect adequately.
Using Skincare Products Incorrectly
It’s important to follow the instructions given by skin care specialist or written on the product. Many issues caused by a product which seems to not working or giving non-favorable reactions are because product is not being used correctly. Most people feel that if it’s reducing breakouts, then it will be better to use them more often. However, these products have an acid serum which contains gycolic, salicylic and lactic acid that are designed to reduce pores to promote clear skin. But, if they are being overused, then they can increase these breakouts because of irritation and inflammation.
It’s important to educate yourself to understand what you’re putting on yourself and how it will solve your skin issues. Read up the ingredients and learn about the product. However, remember that the price doesn’t always determine quality.