March 16, 2019
How to know your skin type?
We all love to have healthy and glowy skin, but it’s not an easy task. Talking about skin, following a good skin regime is utmost important. Give yourself at least 10 mins every day to glowing skin. We have seen many of them don’t know their skin type and how to know how to recognize their skin.
In today’s answer, let’s discuss skin type in details:
There are 4 types of skin:
- Normal skin
- Oily skin
- Dry skin
- Combination skin
Normal Skin: This skin type is such a blessed skin type, and can suit in all climate condition. All kinds of products suit your skin and don’t have any dark spots or pigmentations and impressions on your skin. These skin types generally have no open pores and have radiant looking skin. They have a good balance of moisturizing, skin texture and beautiful even tone skin.
Oily Skin: This skin type is really difficult to maintain due to excess oil secretion on our skin. Our face looks duller, pale and oily all the time. Oily skin prone to develop lots of acne, blackheads and clogged pores and it’s really difficult to balance it out. If you are having oily skin then your forehead, nose, and chin will look more shiny and oily, due to excess oil secretion. Oily skin also needs to apply moisturizer as your skin also need a moisturizer to hydrate your skin.
Dry Skin: Another difficult skin type is dry skin the skin looks more dry and dull, cracks can be seen, fine lines and wrinkles. Your skin tries to become more sensitive and which leads to redness. It’s important to take care of your skin throughout the year to have a better skin condition. Mostly dry skin can be seen on your cheeks, hands and legs or feet. Chronic skin dry can have dry scales as well.
Combination Skin: In this skin condition, it’s seen some parts of your face are oily, normal or dry. In this mostly you can see your forehead and nose is oily and prone to have lots of acne and lots of blackheads. The T zone area looks oilier in a combination of skin condition. Your cheeks remain to have normal skin; regardless your chin looks duller due to dry skin. So it becomes more difficult to take care of your skin.
Let’s discuss a few tips to have a healthier skin;
- Wash your skin only 2 times a day and not more, as your skin loses natural hydration.
- Don’t use harsh soaps or any products.
- Application of any Broad-spectrum sunblock is important of SPF 30.
- Use a good moisturizer which suits your skin type.
- Don’t touch your skin every time as it might infect your skin.
- Use a mild cleanser for your face.
- Always clean your face at night before going to bed.
- Don’t scrub your face every day.
- Proper sleep of 6 to 8 hrs is required.
- Drink 3 to 4 liters of water every day.
I hope you have got a glimpse about the skin type we have discussed in the answer. To know more about this you can call us at 7888091118, we will be happy to help you.
Dr. Dhananjay Chavan