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The skin is one of the most exposed organs of the body. Everyday the skin has to encounter a number of problems in the form of harsh chemicals, makeup, dirt, pollution etc. These compounds not only harm the sensitive skin of the face but also clog the pores.
Way to Exfoliate Face The skin is one of the most exposed organs of the body. Everyday the skin has to encounter a number of problems in the form of harsh chemicals, makeup, dirt, pollution etc. These compounds not only harm the sensitive skin of the face but also clog the pores. Apart from these, dead cells also accumulate in the pores of the skin. The skin also needs to breathe and due to debris logged in the pores, it becomes tough for the skin to respire. All these factors can make the skin look dull and lifeless. Hence, it is essential to regularly exfoliate the face in order to remove the impurities from the pores so that the skin appears fresh. Skin exfoliation is a technique which involves the use of scrubs to remove dirt, excess oil and dead cells. Regular facial skin care will also give a glowing effect to the face and make you look younger. Let us discuss about how to exfoliate face using different homemade exfoliators. How to Exfoliate Face Naturally You can go to parlors or beauty salons to exfoliate face with various exfoliating products. If you don't find time to visit a parlor you can do it at the comfort of your home. You can also prepare your own, natural exfoliating scrub for face by using some simple ingredients that are found in every household. Before you exfoliate face, wash your face thoroughly with cold water and pat dry with a cotton towel. This will ensure that the surface of the skin is clean of impurities and there is no residue of makeup. Don't know how to exfoliate face at home? Given below are some easy tips for how to exfoliate face. To exfoliate skin naturally, you can use an oatmeal scrub which can be prepared at home. To make this scrub, mix two tablespoons of oatmeal with one teaspoon of baking soda and water. Scrub this mixture on the face for about 10 minutes in circular motion and wash it off with lukewarm water. One of the best ways to exfoliate face is to use a sugar scrub. Granulated sugar and brown sugar mixed with almond or any vegetable oil makes an excellent scrub for exfoliating oily skin. Instead of sugar, you can also use salt scrubs. To exfoliate sensitive skin, use a mixture of crushed almonds and olive oil. Rub this mixture on the face and neck and wash it off. There are various exfoliators for dry skin, which help return glow n moisture. For how to exfoliate skin with baking soda, mix two tablespoons of baking soda with a teaspoon of almond oil and a few drops of lemon. You can also add dry lavender petals to this mixture. Benefits of Exfoliating the Face There are many positive and visible effects of exfoliating the face. The dead cells are removed from the skin's surface and the lower layer of younger skin is exposed making the face look fresher. Since exfoliation removes the grime and excess oil from the pores, the face looks smoother and brighter. The signs of aging like fine lines and wrinkles are also reduced due to exfoliating. It also keeps skin problems like acne and blackheads at bay. Another advantage of exfoliating skin is that it improves the circulation of blood and triggers the production of new cells. These were some of the ways for how to exfoliate face. There are also many exfoliating masks available in various beauty stores. But you must choose the one that suits your skin type. Routine exfoliation is a part of the skin care regimen which will make your face look fresher. But use gentle strokes while exfoliating your face as vigorous or harsh movements may scratch and damage the sensitive skin.
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