With monsoon on the brink, it is finally that time of the year when you bid good bye to sweaty skin and dusty face. As summer fades into heavy clouds and strong winds, the risk of unpleasant skin experiences like itchy skin, rashes and even fungal infections rises. Maintaining healthy skin requires daily attention, however, it is during monsoon that extra care is required due to increase in bacteria and humidity. It is scientifically proven that men naturally have larger skin pores than women which make them more prone to skin acne, greasy and flaky itching skin. Here are the perfect skin care tips to follow this monsoon and stay away from any sort of skin problems
1. Wash your face :
With so much humidity and dirt in the air, your face gets easily dirty. The sweat and oil just worsen the conditions. Hence, it is strongly suggested to wash your face at least twice a day to ensure clean and dirt free skin. It is also recommended to use a soap free cleanser to keep your skin clean but also make sure that it is not stripped of the essential oils.
2. Sunscreens help a lot :
Even though summers are over, it is still necessary to prevent your skin from exposure to skin. However, choosing the perfect sunscreen can be a daunting task. Mineral sunblocks reflect the sun rays keep your skin safe. Sunscreen with a SPF of 30 should be sufficient for daily use and the ones that can come with cucumber extracts and white tea oxidants just give your extra protection.
3. Use Antifungal Talc :
One universal fact is that most men are sweaty! Sweat often makes you prone to fungal infection as it tends to house harmful germs and bacteria. Hence, it is recommended to apply antifungal talc especially at certain body folds like underarms, neck, and groin where sweat glands are more active. Using it every day after shower might give you a great start to the day by keeping these harmful bacteria away.
4. Exfoliate the skin periodically :
Your skin often gets accumulated with some dead layers if left untreated for long time. Exfoliating the skin with a skin exfoliation treatment like microdermabrasion or mild chemical peel, at least once in two weeks will help in preventing you to fall prey to skin infection.
5. Detox :
Detox and beauty drips where men are infused with Vitamin C and certain kinds of chemicals which detoxify their liver, and ultimately detoxify their skin are very helpful during this humid monsoon season. Using a detan mask can also be very helpful to make your skin clear and tan free.
6. Choose your skin care products wisely :
It is extremely important to choose a skin care product that suits your particular skin type. Varied skin types demand various types of skin products specifically suited. The products are specifically made for certain use and suitable to that particular skin type. Hence, it is essential to know the product that you are using and your skin type.
With these easy and simple skin care hacks, keep your skin clear and shining this monsoon season.