5 Easy Changes for Better Skin
Ditching superhot showers, sleeping face up, and other tiny tweaks that will transform your complexion.
Think you know what causes your skin to age? You may be surprised. “Wrinkles, under eye bags, and redness arent always caused by sun damage or genetics,” says Mary P. Lupo, MD, a dermatologist in New Orleans.
“I can look at a patients face and tell you a lot about her lifestyle the products she uses on the skin tiffanys issues she has.” Save yourself a trip to the dermatologist, and read on to find out how you can get a healthier, younger looking complexion just by tweaking your routine.
1. Bad Habit: Exfoliating with grainy, all natural scrubs. Natural ingredients are usually healthier than their chemic tiffanys al counterparts.
But when it comes to those grainy facial scrubs, you may want to think twice. “Crushed shells, nuts, or seeds often have jagged e tiffanys dges that can cause microtears in the skin,” Dr. Lupo says.
A better move: Switch to a gentle scrub with beads that are perfectly smooth and round. “Theyre less lik tiffanys ely to cause irritation,” says David Bank, MD, a dermatologist in Mt. Kisco, New York. If you still have sensitivity, a paste of baking soda and warm water makes an effective exfoliator, Dr. Lupo advises.