Pimples are a common skin problem. When they get aggravated they are described as acne. Mostly 90% of boys and girls will have some kind of acne in their adolescent years. Here are some tips for taking care of your skin.
Do’s for preventing and treating acne:
These are simple steps that can ensure that the sudden eruptions on your skins are curtailed. Refer to the list below and try and inculcate the same in your everyday routine.
Wash your skin twice a day with a soft soap-free cleanser.
Wash your face after you exercise because oil builds up and can clog pores.
Wash your face gently after you come in contact with oils or grease say if you working in some restaurant.
Wash your hands before touching or rubbing your face. Breaking this habit may help to clear up most of your facial problems.
Washing hair is a more essential aspect especially if they are oily. Oil from your hair can make your face and neck more oily and greasy.
Use sunscreen cream if you intend to go out of your home and come in contact with sun exposure.
Don’ts for preventing and treating acne:
These are simple aspects that we tend to ignore. The same cause acne or pimples on our skin. Avoiding these aspects can ensure that we have a clear skin.
Don’t scrub your face or use harsh soaps. Never scrub your acne; it may cause more adverse effects.
Do not use alcohol based cleansing products. It can actually cause your body to make more oil that can result in more acne.
Please never pick, pop or squeeze pimples or anything on your face.
If your moisturizer or sunscreen cream has oil, don’t use them.
Always keep hair gels, hairspray and other hair products away from your face as they can clog your pores.
It is important for us to understand that chronic acne can be quite damaging on the skin ad can affect the psychology and the personality of a person. If you or your loved one is experiencing the same, it is best that you consult a dermatologist at the earliest and don’t self medicate.