Indoor dry air: how to protect the skin?
In the autumn-winter cold season, when the indoor temperature is switched on by heating, our skin begins to suffer from a problem like too dry air. For skin health, regular nutrition and moisturizing is required, otherwise it will peel, itch, it will show premature wrinkles, a possible appearance of rashes. In addition, since the heating season lasts for half a year, our skin is in half life, under stress conditions, which provokes premature aging. What to do when autumn and winter come to stay young and healthy?
Recommendations for skin care in the autumn-winter period
With the advent of the first cold should be adjusted to new skin care guidelines. Here’s what you should remember:
Regular use should be made of high-quality moisturizing cream. When choosing this cosmetic product, it is necessary to carefully read its composition and pay attention to what type of skin it is intended for. To apply a moisturizer it is necessary both in the daytime and in the evening. But it should be remembered: a lighter cream should be applied to the skin in the morning, and fatter – at night. It is best to apply a day cream 20 minutes before leaving the house, and night – for 30 minutes before bedtime.
It is better to temporarily discard the use of gels for washing. They quickly and effectively remove skin makeup and deeply cleanse it, so it is quite expedient to use such means during the warm season. But in winter it is better to forget about them: gels for washing dry the skin and violate its natural water balance. Therefore, it is better to use milk or cream for the removal of makeup in the autumn and winter, which does not remove the natural moisture from the surface of the skin.
If there is such an opportunity, it is better to put a humidifier at home. This device helps to keep the air humidity in the room at the required level, and therefore does not allow the skin to dry. In addition, in a room with normal, rather than dry air, much stronger sleep.
It is necessary to do regular moisturizing masks. In the cold season, you should moisturize the skin with the help of special masks for the face, for hands. Face masks are recommended to be done several times a week. You can buy them in the cosmetics store or make out certain foods. Perfectly protects the skin from dry honey, fatty sour cream, olive oil, decoctions of some herbs.
You can make a tonic based on herbs. This cosmetic product is easy to prepare at home, using clean water and herbs that can be purchased at the pharmacy. To do this, do not make a very strong broth and fill it with a bottle with a spray. Spray the tonic on the skin several times a day. Store the product in a refrigerator.
It is necessary to use thermal water for moisturizing the skin. This product is perfectly suited to relieve the skin of the feeling of dryness and contraction. To spray thermal water on the face or hands several times a day.
Using a tonic cream, you should choose a quality product. Many tonal creams include natural oils, vitamins and extracts that do not allow the skin to dry out and prematurely aging. It should be remembered that tonal cream should be ideally suited to the type and tint of the skin.
The cold season and the heating season are a real test for our skin. To keep her health and good looks, one simple thing is to keep in mind: the skin does not like dry air, it tends to moisturize and nourish it. Now there are many cosmetic products, both industrial and domestic, that can help our skin in the fall and winter.