Skin Care

Which skin type are you?

Take this simple test to find out.

Skin is the largest organ in your body. It is continually exposed to natural elements and the natural ageing process, leading to many types of skin problems. Taking good care of your skin, therefore, starts with understanding the problems that may occur, as well as knowing which skin type you are.

You mean there is more than one type of skin?

You Ask!

In fact, there are 3 different types found in humans. Arming yourself with this simple information can help you in more ways than one! It can help you choose the right cosmetics for your skin and help in deciding on the right treatment in case you develop a skin problem.

Test your skin type

Blot your face with a tissue paper as soon as you wake up in the morning. If the:

Tissue is clean, you have dry skin

Caring for Dry Skin

Caring for Dry Skin

People with this type of skin lack natural oil. If you have this kind of skin, you should protect it against sun, wind and soap, i.e., you should ideally clean your skin with soap-free herbal face wash products. Use a mild moisturizer to retain the natural oil. Further, seek out skin products with ingredients like Turmeric and Aloe. These help moisturize your skin and improve the complexion.

Some tips to improve the condition of your dry skin.

  • Nourish your skin with cold creams and moisturize it with lotion.
  • Drink at least 8-10 glasses of water a day to ensure proper skin hydration.
  • Eat lots of fresh fruits and vegetables.
  • Sleep sufficiently and avoid keeping awake till late night.
  • Avoid excessive exposure to cold & dry weather, especially AC’s.
  • Use sunglasses to protect your eyes.
Tissue has traces of oil, you have oily skin

Tackling Oily Skin

tackling oily skin

Oily skin always appears shiny and is common among adolescents due to increased secretion of oil from the glands. If you have this skin type, you should take a few precautions to keep your skin healthy. Use products that have Sandal and Neem as basic ingredients. Sandal and Neem are anti-bacterial and good for skin cleansing.

Some tips to improve the condition of your oily skin.

  • Your skin needs regular cleansing. Use non-greasy and water-based products.
  • Daily use of skin toners is recommended.
  • Avoid eating fried, spicy, or fast food.
  • Drink at least 8-10 glasses of water a day to ensure natural cleansing of skin through sweating.
Tissue has minimal traces of oil, you have normal skin

Attending to Normal Skin

attending normal skin

Normal skin has a moist, smooth, and glowing complexion. If you have normal skin, it is the ideal skin any woman would want to have. To make sure that your skin continues to glow, use products with Lemon Peel as the ingredient, as it helps in whitening the skin and improving its complexion.

Some tips to improve the condition of your normal skin.

  • Drink at least 8-10 glasses of water daily to ensure skin hydration.
  • Use skin moisturizers during winter or cold and dry weather.
  • Avoid consuming fast food and cold drinks.
  • Use cleaners and toners for optimum skin care during summer or hot & humid weather.
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