Can Picture-Perfect Skin Be More Than A Pipe Dream?

Can Picture-Perfect Skin Be More Than A Pipe Dream?

One of the most common causes of a lack of confidence in women is bad skin, from breakouts and blemishes to fine lines, skin imperfections can have a big impact on our confidence. That’s why having picture-perfect skin is the dream that a lot of women have. Of course, the question is can it be a reality or is picture-perfect skin simply a pipe dream?

The good news is that it is possible to achieve skin that’s perfect – well, almost perfect, anyway. However, it can take time, effort, and a lot of trial and error, but if you are willing to put in the time, money and effort, then it’s not a problem. I’ve spent years perfecting my skincare routine to ensure that my skin stays healthy, so I have plenty of useful tips and suggestions to share with you.

Know your skin type

When it comes to having healthy, happy skin, the key to success is knowing your skin type. You see, if you don’t know your skin type then you will struggle to keep it healthy, so it’s crucial that you know what type of skin you have. Because if you don’t, you can’t tailor your skincare routine to it.

There are five main skin types; these are normal skin, dry skin, oily skin, sensitive skin, and combination skin. Normal skin tends to be fairly healthy and has few imperfections. Dry skin tends to be dull and can sometimes be flakey. Oily skin is exactly what it says on the box – oily, and also blemish prone. Sensitive skin tends to be more sensitive and prone to redness and soreness than other skin types. While combination skin is a combination of all four, for instance, while the cheeks may be dry, the t-zone may be oily.

Use the right products and implement a suitable routine

If you are going to keep your skin happy and healthy, you need to use the right products and implement the right routine.

Finding the right products for your skin can take some time because it’s not just a case of selecting any old products that are labeled as being for your skin type, there’s more to it than that. You need to see what products agree with your skin and keep it looking and feeling good. If possible, it’s always best to opt to use natural products, as the chemicals found in some products can have a negative impact on the skin.

It’s also important to get into a routine when it comes to how you take care of your skin. As well as having a daily routine of cleansing, toning and applying face cream, it’s also important to make time to undergo professional treatments. For instance, undergoing a facial or having microdermabrasion every once in a while can be highly beneficial and can ensure that your skin is picture-perfect.

Eat clean, avoid processed sugar

If you want skin that’s perfect, or as perfect as possible, it’s important to steer clear of processed sugar and eat a clean diet. Junk food can impact your skin, causing breakouts, blemishes, and even premature aging, so it’s important to ensure that you are putting the right things into your body. It’s also important to make sure that you are drinking plenty of water and are avoiding drinks that are high in sugar and additives.

Achieving picture-perfect skin doesn’t have to be just a pipe dream. If you follow the tips and advice above, you can ensure that your skin is as happy and healthy as possible.

 

And Happy New Year Beauties! All the very best for 2017!

xo ❤

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