Cleansing your skin is potentially one of the most important steps of your skincare routine. Oil and pollution will build up on your skin throughout the day, and if you don’t wash it away, you open your skin up to a lot of negative effects.
If you don’t cleanse your skin properly, the oil on your skin can cause you pores to block. Which in turn, brings on an increase in blemishes and irritation. No-one wants that. We just mentioned how pollution can build up on the skin, and we’re sure you’re a bit confused as to what we mean. Whilst you may not be able to see it in the air, pollution is everywhere. It’s one of the most common causes of premature ageing, as your skin has to work harder to fight it off. This is why knowing how to cleanse your skin effectively is essential. Check out our video to see how.
How To Cleanse Your Skin Effectively
Are you still looking for more information on cleansing your skin? Keep reading to see a further breakdown on how to wash your face the right way.
Step 1: Choosing The Right Cleanser
Before you even begin, you need to make sure you’re using the right product for your skin. We’ve got previous posts that break down what you need for Dry, Oily and Combination skin, check them out if you need more information. If your skin is on the oily side, go for a cleanser that helps with oil control. It will ensure you remove the excess oil and mattify your skin so you don’t end up shiny. If your skin tends to be more dry, it’s worth looking for an oil based cleanser to give your skin back added nourishment.