When choosing a cleanser, it’s important to choose a product that suits your skin type. There are a wide range of products available on the market for cleansing as well as exfoliating the skin. If you have oily or blemish prone skin, make sure the cleanser you purchase is designed specifically for your skin type. Also you should check the label for the ingredients to ensure that you’re receiving a product with proven exfoliation and cleansing qualities.
When exfoliating the skin its best to massage the substance onto the skin for a minute or two which will help remove dead skin cells from the surface and to help unclog pores. After exfoliating its also a good idea to use a non oil-based moisturizer to keep your skin hydrated.
Topical products are those used to apply on the surface of the skin and include a wide variety of creams, lotions and potions. Its important to understand what they contain and how they work to get the best use out of them.
Topical creams are available containing benzyl peroxide which is a mild type of bleach; it could be safely used on the face. When using products with benzyl peroxide it tends to dry the skin with a peeling effect although it can also potentially damage healthy skin as a side effect. To avoid this instead use products with salicylic acid and other exfoliating ingredients that are much better for your skin.
Remember when selecting products to ensure that they exfoliate and cleanse your skin.
One of the most effective ingredients used in cosmetic and exfoliating products is salicylic acid as you can use it a regular basis without concern and if you follow the manufacturer’s directions.