Winter Season! The cold and breezy air, makes you feel good. This is the season which is mostly loved by folks. People love to travel in this season, going out to chill with friends and family. Like in the other season, in this cold weather also there is a skin related issue arise.
As we are entering into winter season, this season brings wreak havoc to your skin. It makes your skin dry and itchy skin. For winter skin related issues, we talked with “Makeup Artist Shreeva Tiwari“, she hails from Raipur. Shreeva has given some answers, which can be helpful for you beat this weather condition.
How much our skin change in winter?
Not simply within the winter season, our skin changes in all the other seasons. However in winter the temperature and humidness drops quickly, it makes our skin dehydrated and since our skin gets dry and harsh, also cold winds affect our skin that results in red patches and excess dead skin cells. This season is worst for acne.
Is it important to change our skin care products in winter?
Yes. In winter skin wants additional care because the weather is just too harsh for the skin. As the temperature and humidity drops, our skin’s moisture level also drops down that makes dull and dry skin. For the winter skin care routine one should use deep hydration product. Also, we need rich and creamy formulas to soothe our skin. Cold cream and Sun protection is the best product in winter.
How to take care of oily and dry skins in winter?
For Oily Skin: The correct moisturizer is most important for oily skin. Those who have oily skin they need to use an oil free moisturizer like from gel to water base moisturizer. Should avoid using petroleum jelly and do not take hot water shower it will lead to strip your skin’s natural oil. Keep yourself hydrated, drink at least 8 to 10 glasses of water in a day.
For Dry Skin: If you’ve a dry skin, you must need more care because in winter dry skin looks more dull and dry. Drink a lot of water during a day to keep yourself hydrated. Avoid hot water shower, use lukewarm water. You can use soap free cleanser.
Avoid using bath sponges and scrub brushes that cause to more dryness. Apply moisturizer immediately after bath. The moisturizer should be thick creamy and aloe vera is best for dry skin. Apply sunscreen half-hour before stepping outside.
What one should avoids in winters?
The product that contain alcohol or ethanol are lead to more drying out the skin, try to avoid these types of products. Don’t wash your face more often, otherwise it will lead you to dryness and avoid using soap in face. Take bath with lukewarm water. Avoid using summer skin care products.
So, these are the few questions which comes to your mind in winter, when it comes to skin care. What to do, what should avoid. We hope that some of you get your answer while reading this. Till then, stay healthy and keep glowing.