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Cleansing steps & Useful Information

Facts about your skin and its cleansing

The skin of a human body is the evidence of beauty, health and hygiene of the body. The internal health show upon the skin and either reflects natural glow or dullness. Likewise, the hygiene of the body is the influential factor of body odor as well as skin texture. The overall health and maintenance of the body affects the beauty of the skin.


Skin works as third Kidney?

Before proceeding towards the maintenance of the skin, it is crucial to understand that skin is considered as the “third kidney” of the body. The kidneys of the body help in detoxification and flushing out of impurities of the body. In case these organs are overloaded and the toxins are not being wiped out then the body uses the skin to throw out the toxins. That means the toxins of the body come out on the upper layer of the skin in the form of body odor, rashes, red and brown spots, discoloration, acne and blemishes.

In order to enhance the beauty of the skin, therefore, it is quintessential to maintain good internal health and follow proper care of the skin. The proper functioning of urinary and bowel systems helps in achieving good health and decreases the stress on the skin. In addition, regular and appropriate skin cleansing regime removes the impurities accumulated because of internal and external factors.


External factors that effect skin!

We now discuss the external factors that influence the skin. These are pollution, dirt, sun-rays, excessive sebum and stress. All these factors, when combined, cause skin problems and deteriorate the quality and beauty of the skin. To counter their negative effects, the skin cleansing regime is the only answer. However, the skin cleansing further depends on certain aspects like type of skin, the texture and importance of season change. Yes, according to the change in season, one must modify the cleansing technique for great results.


How to select skin cleansing products?

In addition, each type of skin requires different kind of treatment. If the skin has, some problems then the skin care need to be adjusted accordingly. In nutshell, one must consider all these aspects before using  just any skin cleansing technique or product. It may or may not work in favor of the skin. A high quality Natural Olive Oil Cleanser” is recommended.


How to use

1. Step One

Splash your face with warm water and make sure your hands are clean.


2. Step Two

Squeeze a small amount of your cleanser into your palms or to a soft cotton washcloth.


3. Step Three

Apply the cleanser to your face using a circular motion. Make sure you cover all the areas – forehead, chin, nose, cheeks and neck. Massage your face for about a minute. Allow the cleaner to penetrate the skin for a few minutes.


4. Step Four

Rinse thoroughly the cleaner with lukewarm water. Make sure that you have removed all traces of the cleanser. You can use a face sponge, a muslin cloth or cotton pads to remove the cleanser. At the end rinse your face with cold water to shrink the enlarged pores and to improve blood circulation.


5. Step Five

Pat dry your face with a facial towel.


6. Step Six

Once you have cleansed your face you should begin with the next step – tone your skin. The toners remove the traces of makeup, dirt and oil that your cleanser may have missed. They also reduce pores, eliminate oil and refine the skin. What they do in addition to making your skin feel tighter, is prepare the skin for the moisturizer.


7. Step Seven

Always apply a facial moisturizer after cleansing your face. A moisturizer should always be applied to a clean and toned face. Take appropriate amount and apply it to the face , avoiding eyes area. Dot moisturizer, an inch away from the eyes to avoid irritation.


Useful advice:

  • Never over cleanse your skin – you can seriously irritate it.
  • Use a cleanser appropriate for your skin type.
  • Always apply a moisturizer after cleansing.
  • Choose a facial cleanser based on natural ingredients such as olive oil.
  • Cream based cleansers are appropriate for the winter months as they moisturize the skin.
  • Gel cleansers are suitable for people with oily or combination skin as they don’t leave a heavy residue behind.
  • If your skin is sensitive choose a fragrance-free cleanser.
  • Use your cleanser both in the morning and in the evening.
  • Never cleanse your face using soap – it seriously irritates your skin and dries it.
  • Always apply the facial cleanser to a wet face.
  • Always use a cleanser purposed for the face.
  • Never remove the cleanser immediately – allow it to penetrate into the skin.
  • Sometimes a harsh cleanser may irritate your eyes and cause tearing.
  • A moisturizer should always be applied to a clean and toned face.
  • Always make sure your hands are clean before applying a facial cleanser to your face.
  • Avoid soap-based products, because they leave the skin more vulnerable and can promote wrinkle formation.
  • For Oily skin use water-based cleansers in gel or foam formula or Oliskin Olive oil Cleansers.
  • For dry skin use a cream cleanser that moisturizes your skin or Oliskin Olive oil cleansers.


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