• Fountain of Youth Staff

Summertime Skin - Quick easy steps.

For most of us, our skin is our prized possession and we make sure it’s protected and cared for in every possible way. With summer already at our doorsteps, some of us may have already invested in expensive creams and skin supplements, which is okay! But it is always wise and more effective if and when you follow a proper skin care routine.

Summer can be a challenging season for our skin. The scorching sun and the unbearable heat can cause considerable damage, while also depriving us of the glow and the softness. The increase in temperature also makes our skins oilier and more uncomfortable. To protect our skin from any more breakouts and damages, here’s a guide to a skin care routine that’ll protect your skin throughout this summer.

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Twice-a-day cleansing is a must

What are the two things that you cannot escape during summers? Sweat and an oily skin. While heat produces excess oil from the skin, sweat only makes it worse and even more uncomfortable, resulting in acne. To avoid such skin issues, you should foam-wash your face twice a day, i.e. morning, after you wake up and at night, before going off to sleep. This will help your skin breath and will keep it moisturized.

Exfoliate your skin frequently

Along with an oily skin, your summer skin can also suffer with dryness and dullness. This is why it becomes extremely necessary to exfoliate your skin with a face scrub or natural home remedy, like coffee grounds mixed with oil and sea salt. Not only will it remove all dry and dead cells from your pores, it will rejuvenate your skin and keep it healthier. However, make sure you do not over-exfoliate your skin, as it may lead to bruises and rashes. Once or twice a week will do the magic.

Revitalize with a refreshing toner

A toner is used to close all the open pores in your skin. In summer, the skin tends to produce a lot of oil that get accumulated in these open pores, which will also cause acne. This can be avoided with the help of refreshing toners. You can pick refreshing toners infused aloe vera or cucumber.

Apply a dual-purpose moisturizer

In summers, applying moisturizer and sunscreen separately, can be a bit too much for the skin. It can either lead to clogged pores or acne. However, one can u