With summer at its peak, one gets to face a number of skin problems. Tanning, sunburn, blemishes, pigmentation is common problems, which women face. The heat combined with humidity also causes rashes, clogged pores and damage the hair. However, with a little but regular care of the skin, you can avoid all mentioned problems instead you can have a healthy glowing skin in summers too.
There are various tips and products that you can follow and apply respectively to get supple, nourished and glowing skin this summer.
Wear sun-protective clothing
Try wearing comfortable clothes when you go outside in summers. Full-sleeves tops, shirts are great as they will protect your skin from direct rays. Always remember to carry your hat, sun-glasses when leaving for the day or going to beach.
Be it summers or any other season, cleansing is the basic and foremost step of skin care. In summers, it is must to clear off the dirt from skin using a good cleanser. Cleansing should be done twice a day.
Summer is the time when you need to go for exfoliation at least twice to thrice a week. Use a good scrub for exfoliation which will remove all the dead cells from the skin. You can also use home-made scrub.
When it comes to applying moisturizer, most of the women avoid it as they feel their skin get oilier with application of moisture in summers. However, you should always moisturize your skin irrespective of the season. All you need to do is just switch to lighter, water-based moisturizer for face as well as body. If you were using any heavy eye cream replace it with a lighter serum.
Always remember to apply sunscreen before going out. A sunscreen with minimum of SPF 15 should be applied at least 15 minutes before moving out. If you continue to be outside for rest of the day reapply the sunscreen after every 2 to 3 hours and also after swimming. You should apply sunscreen even when it appears a cloudy day.
During summers, simply say no to dark make-ups unless going for night parties. You should switch to lighter liquid foundation and mineral-based powder with SPF 15. Use light shades of lipstick and water-proof mascara.
Increase Your Water Intake
As summer hits, you should increase your daily intake of water. Try avoiding too much of oily and spicy foods instead go for light and water-rich fruits and vegetables.
With few simple tips you can grab eyeballs and appreciation of your friends, colleagues and of course your partner. Get ready to fall in love with your own healthy glowing skin.