Tips for Acne-Prone Skin


Acne and breakouts can be quite tough to handle. For people with acne-prone skin, finding a routine that works for you can be quite difficult, as the skin requires much care and maintenance, along with diet control. Here are some tips to help you manage your acne-prone skin.

  • Cleansing and toning

While most people may wash their face many times a day with acne-prone and oily skin, a more effective way to deal with acne is to use a cleanser and toner every day, in the morning and at night, before sleeping. However, make sure you use organic skin care products, instead of harsh chemicals, to make it more beneficial as chemical can strip your skin of moisture causing it to over dry.

  • Tools and techniques

Make sure you keep all your beauty tools, such as wash cloths, makeup brushes and sponges, clean with a specialized cleaner, or your facial cleanser, regularly to ensure that no bacteria builds up in them. Otherwise bacteria may accumulate and cause breakouts.

  • Ingredients

Choose your skin care products and make up wisely, keeping in mind the ingredients. Salicylic acid is one of the most effective natural ingredients that fights acne, without drying your skin. Similarly, choose mineral makeup, which include ingredients silica, zinc oxide and titanium dioxide which prevent pores from clogging, unlike talc. Moreover,

  • Hands-free

While it may be difficult for you, it is critical that you keep your face clean, by keeping your hands off it. Do not touch your face unnecessarily, and many specialists also suggest to keep you phone away from your face as well.

Follow these simple tips to reduce breakouts on your acne-prone skin.