How many of you are really aware with of the right way to wash your face? If you do not wash your face properly then you may develop acne or even rashes. You can now control the smoothness and texture of your skin by following a healthy cleansing process regularly. It is the one of the most important part of your skin care routine. A good cleansing helps you to get rid of dead skin cells, dirt and germs on the facial skin. Lets see how you can easily get a clean skin by using these tips to wash your face.
The Right Cleanser- First wash your hands and then take a clean cotton ball for cleansing your face. You need to cleanse your face even before using a face wash. But be very selective in choosing the right cleanser for your skin type. If you have a dry skin then use a cream base cleanser and if you have an oily skin then go for the non-greasy type. Blob a little of the cleanser on the cotton ball and clean your face and neck properly with it. You may cleanse once or twice everyday, but not more than that.It will strip your skin of all the natural oils.
Water- Always use lukewarm water to wash your face. This is because it helps in opening up the skin pores and cleanses the skin more effectively. Pat dry the skin gently with a towel after you are done with washing.
Face Wash- Now its time for a face wash to clean your skin. Be very wary in choosing a face wash see that it does not have an alkaline base. Do not use a soap for your face. It is a strict "no-no". First wet your face and then take a few drops of the face wash on your finger tips and gently massage your skin with it. Rub it in anti-clockwise and then clockwise directions. Do not carry this on for more than 1-2 minutes. Now wash your face off and pat it dry.
Facial Scrub- Many people commit the mistake of scrubbing their skin too hard and too long in order to get rid of dead skin cells and blackheads . Remember this is a wrong way and it can cause damage to your skin tissues. You may scrub your skin once or twice a week but not more than that. Scrub in clockwise direction for three to four minutes. And then wash it off.
Follow this regime to wash your skin and get healthy and glowing skin within few days.