5 Skin Care Myths – You Need to Bust

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Don’t believe everything you see!

With a buzz about skin care products and tips, you might come across skin care myths and it is important to bust them and understand what works the best for your skin. Stay away from committing common skin care mistakes and be informed of skin care facts and myths.

Washing your face with soap frequently prevents pimple breakout – Washing your face with soap frequently will not prevent pimple breakout but will make the skin dry and wash away natural moisture. Wash your face with a soap-free, mild cleanser to keep it –clean and fresh without drying it out and preserve the skin’s natural moisture. Washing your face twice a day is generally a good practise.

5 Skin Care Myths – You Need to Bust

Toners are not required – Toners help tighten your skin by minimizing your skin pores and by reducing the oiliness of your skin. Infact, your daily skin care ritual should include – Cleansing, Toning and Moisturising.

Good skin is a result of -frequent visits to the beauty parlour– Frequent parlour visits for clean ups, facials or other treatments seldom work! What they do is give you a temporary solution that may look good but if you want healthy, problem free skin, you need to follow a daily skin care routine.

Oily skin doesn’t need moisturisersMoistursing is important for people with oily skin too, as it hydrates skin after cleansing. If you have oily skin, it is best that you use an oil free, light textured moisturisers that provide a healthy and dewy finish without making your skin more oily. -It is very important to follow all 3 steps of the daily skin care regime cleansing, toning and moisturising – to keep your skin free of other problems. You can also check out my previous post for more information about how to maintain oily skin 🙂 

Blackheads are caused due to dirty skin – Blackheads aren’t signs of dirty skin. Blackheads are dead skin cells accumulated over clogged pores. Use a good scrub, once a week, to exfoliate your skin and minimize the appearance of blackheads. –

The Garnier Pure Active Range provides a solution to the skin care problems.

  • The Garnier Pure Active Neem Face Wash is enriched with the richness of Neem Leaf Extract and Tea-Tree Oil that fights germs and pollution, and removes excess oil. This soap-free formula helps remove pimples and marks.
  • The Blackheads Uprooting Scrub is a creamy formula that delivers a double anti-spots, anti-marks action. It helps remove blackheads and prevent their re-appearance.
  •  The Garnier Pure Active Pore Unclogging Wash is enriched with Salicylic Acid and HerbaRepair, which deeply purify pores and prevents the formation of imperfection marks.

Make these a part of your daily skin care regime and take care of your skin