Having a clear skin is everyone’s dream. Think about it, who wants to have ugly pimples, whiteheads, blackheads and acne scars all over their skin? I am sure you would agree with me that no one would want that. Now the problem is how do you get a clear skin? Well don’t worry! If you are an acne sufferer I know the pain you are feeling because I was one myself. However I am no longer because I have found some simple acne skin care tips that have helped me to banish my acne and you are about to discover them also.
Acne skin care tip #1-
Wash your face at least twice per day. This may sound simple but you will be amazed how many persons fail to do this. You see everyday you skin is exposed to all kinds of different foreign matter and some of them even gets trapped on the surface of your skin. They will accumulate and blog your pores and make your acne even worse. That is why it is very important to wash your skin at least twice per day. Also if you have extremely oily skin you may want to consider increasing that number.
Note when you are washing, you should be as gentle as possible. If you are too rough, you may irritate the area even more thus making your acne even worse. it is best to use a gentle cleanser, preferably one that contains salicylic acid as this will exfoliate your skin and prevent it from drying out. Rinse well and always pat dry instead of wiping with a clean towel.
Acne skin care tip #2-
Don’t pop your pimples or touch your face regularly. Remember you are constantly touching all different kind of surfaces and your finger will have millions of bacteria and other germ cells. Once these gets into your pimples they will only make matters worse. And besides, popping your pimples can make the area become tender, inflamed and reddish looking. You are safer to just leave it alone.
Acne Skin Care Tip #3-
Drink a lot of water everyday. Water is very important for your skin. Lack of water can make your skin dehydrated and look dry and scaly. It is for that reason and more why medical researcher recommend that you drink at least 8- 10 glasses of water everyday and you should wait until you are thirsty before you drink.