How to pick the right products for your skin and avoid problem skin

It’s time to fix problem skin and breakouts

Some people spend years trying to fix their problem skin and suffer repeated breakouts. Although it sounds obvious, to get the perfect skin care routine you need to know what type of skin you have so read my article on How to tell your skin type. Only then, can you choose products for your skin type and go through a trial-and-error process to see which ones actually work. Rest assured, problem skin and repeated breakouts can go but only with the right treatment. 


Is it all just a case of the products you use?

Well yes and no! Using products that are not right for your skin type is comparable to someone treating a cold with products meant for treating warts! Also, using products suitable for your skin type reduces the likelihood of a reaction. Most people choose products by buying ones labeled for their skin type or by using ones they see recommended in magazines, or by their friends.

A guide for getting rid of problem skin and achieving a clear, spot-free face

I’d urge you to follow this guide and the rules listed as it will help you avoid many mistakes. The following rules on how to choose products to use on your skin to make it beautiful, healthy and radiant are a must read. Always consider them before trying a new product. Abiding by these rules could be one of the smartest things you do for your skin!

  • Less is more
  • If it ain’t broke don’t fix it
  • Ingredients are the only thing that matter
  • Chose safe, botanical based ingredients
  • Synthetic parabens, formaldehyde and PABA are dangerous
  • Products with dyes and fragrances may cause reactions
  • Always look for independent product reviews
  • Give your skin time to adjust – teens take 14-20 days, over 50s take 40 days and everyone else takes 28 days (all on average)

If you have sensitive or problem skin follow these rules now even if it is at the peak of your skin’s nastiness or before you start using any skin care products, It will save you a lot of embarrassment, emotional distress, time, and money.

For more information on how to pick  products for your skin type and avoid problem skin so you can benefit from beautiful, young looking skin and stop the visible signs of ageing please complete the contact form.

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