Mask & Toning

Mask

Cleansing the skin is a type of skin cleaning; like that only mask also does a sort of skin cleaning. The ingredients of mask are depended on the skin type of the person who is using the mask. The main work of mask is to help removing the dirt, dead skins, so that the skin looks clean, soft and young and glowing.

There are many natural ingredients which are used as mask like cucumbers, curds, lemon juice and Brewer’s Yeast. It restores the acid / alkali balance of the skin. Another ingredient of some of the masks is the peeling or the exfoliating agent-these remove the top layer which called a dead skin, from the skin and leaving behind fresh, clean and glowing skin. Fullers earth is a special type of clay often used in face packs. It contains aluminum silicate which absorbs the superficial dead cells and blots up any excessive oil on the skin it is specially used for oily skin; Kaolin is also a fine clay which has been used for oily skin.

Toning

Toning is used after cleansing the skin to freshen and tone up the skin; they also restore the acid/ alkali balance of the skin. Toners and astringents basically contain alcohol and water. Having cleansed, wipe away any last traces of dirt or oil with a skin freshener or toner which is suitable for your skin type. For dry and sensitive skin non alcoholic freshener is best, and alcohol astringents are for oily skin. If you are having a combination skin should use toner and astringent

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Skin Cleansing

It is never too late to talk about skin care. In fact the skin care and protection should be the most important part of life. There are few important steps which should be done daily to keep your skin healthy and glowing.

  • Cleansing
  • Masks
  • Scrubbing
  • Toning
  • Moisturising
  • Protection of Skin


Cleansing


It’s the first and also essential step for daily skin care. How mane time you are cleansing your face that depends on your skin type Cleansing the face 2-3 times a day is sufficient for the normal skin , but if you are having a oily skin it is needed at least 3-4 time daily. If your skin is dry you should not use the normal cleanser, the oil base cleanser will be a good choice for your skin and also this will give a good result.


Now days there are lots of cleanser available for the special skin type, it may be in the creamy form, gel, liquid, and many more. One of the very effective, useful and home made cleansers is “Fresh Milk”- if some one uses fresh milk as a cleanser it really cleans the pores of the skin and make it clean.


Way of Cleansing:


Before doing any thing you should fist know the right way to do that. The right way to apply cleansers on your face is in an upward and outward movement. You should not stretch or pull the skin while using that, leave the cleanser on your skin for a minute or two so as to loosen the dirt and make up, remove it either using a cotton wool or with a tissue paper, again using an upward and out ward movement. Finally rinse with water.