When it comes to Care of skinThere is no “one-size-fits-all” approach because everyone’s skin type and concerns are different.
But, adding a new skincare product to your beauty routine can be intimidating and confusing, especially for people with sensitive skin.
“Therefore, it is important to assess both your products and goals before experimenting with new products. Here are some things to keep in mind before adding any new products to your a routineAarti Raghuram, Founder, Dega Organics said.
take it slow
Be sure to add one product at a time to see its effect on the skin. Isolate each new addition by waiting at least a month before seeing results. “Adding more than one product with active ingredients can be overwhelming for your skin and can cause a reaction. Plus, it will be difficult to understand which product actually works for your skin, so don’t give your enthusiasm a try.” Balance and take it slow,” she said.
do a patch test
no matter what your skin types Always make sure to do a patch test first. product with active ingredients can cause a reaction or worsen your skin problem. Reading directions, labels or reviews is not enough to determine the effect of a product on the skin. “Apply a small amount of the product to a less prominent area such as the inner elbow and wait 24 hours to check for a reaction. If you have irritation, the product may not be the right choice for you,” she said.
apply in correct order
Always apply products thinnest to thickest To ensure that the product is effectively absorbed into the skin. Generally, the correct sequence for skincare is a cleanser, toner, serum (water based), spot treatment, moisturizer, sunscreen/night cream. “Using a serum after applying a thick moisturizer may not give you the desired results,” she suggests.
Sometimes it can take a while for your skin to get used to a new product so you may experience breakouts after using products with active ingredients. However, any potential breakout should be brief, and if the problem persists, discontinue use of the product. Also, be patient to see the desired results as it takes time for the skin to appear healthy new skinRemove dead skin cells and dirt.
Use product samples
Many beauty brands offer product samples to customers to test for compatibility. He recommends starting with samples before committing to their full-size counterparts to avoid any backlash and save money.