How do you take good care of your skin? In order to keep your skin healthy and glowing you have to know the essential use of the moisturizer. What are the benefits that you can get from it? You know that your body is made up of 75% water which helps you maintain hydrated and your blood to function properly. However, when the body gets dehydrated specially at night when it is under “repair mode” or if you have a low intake of water, this makes your skin become dry and dull. In addition, as you get older your skin become saggy and more vulnerable to various skin problems.
If you are regularly applying a moisturizer onto your face it will prevent your skin from having a skin problems; increase your water content by decreasing it’s evaporation; it also protects us form UV light because it contains sunscreen; and not only that, it will also give you a fresh and a younger look if you continuously using it. Moisturizers are made up of “occlusive” which helps prevent the water loss in the skin, “humectants” which attracts water to the skin cells, and “emollients” which smoothens your dry and flaking skin. In addition, moisturizer aids your problem in reducing the appearance of your fine lines and wrinkles. It also makes your skin invigorated and firm and supply vital vitamins and nutrients directly onto the skin.
In treating your skin dryness, choose a moisturizer that is heavier and oil-based and for oily skin it’s best prescribe to buy a water-based moisturizer. Or else, if you want to use a moisturizer but your skin is sensitive (skin rashes, itching or redness) use a moisturizer that contains comforting ingredients like aloe vera. One more thing, when you do buy a moisturizer consider the quality of the product.