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November 10, 2018

What is the best face wash for acne prone skin?

Are you fed up with your acne problems? It is really lowering your self-esteem and your confidence. Acne is really a frustrating problem. Don’t worry about your acne but make sure you are taking care of your skin properly. Today Dr. Dhananjay Chavan will explain to you how to choose best face wash for acne prone skin. Do read this blog till the end to know how you can take care of your skin.
What is the best face wash for acne prone skin?

What is acne-prone skin?

It means you are prone to get acne if you don’t maintain your skin properly. In this time of skin condition, you are more prone to blemish Acne is one of the worst things which can happen to your skin. It is seen if you are having oily skin then you will be more prone to acne-prone skin. If you are having oily skin then make sure you wash your face twice a day. Acne skin is more sensitive to cosmetic products.


Let’s check these three points which are important for acne-prone skin:

  • Eat anti-inflammatory foods.
  • Apply water-based moisturizer on your face.
  • Exfoliate your skin twice a week.


Acne-prone skincare routine

It is really important to take good care of your acne-prone skin. Here are the 3 important points which will help you to get good and flawless skin.

1. Maintain hygiene: 

Maintaining your hygiene plays the main role in maintaining your skin.

  • Apply moisturizer daily after face wash (use a moisturizer suitable for your skin type).
  • Wash your hands before washing your face.
  • Wash your face using a suitable cleanser.
  • Use sunscreens daily for prevention from sun exposure.
  • Try not to apply excess makeup on your face.
  • Wipeout your face properly with a wet cloth before going to bed.


2. Proper diet and exercise:

It helps you to keep you healthy whose effect is then seen in your skin.

  • Drink enough water daily.
  • Intake healthy food from which you can get vitamins and proteins.
  • Keep yourself away from alcohol/smoking.
  • Exercise or yoga may keep you out of stress daily.
  • Enough sleep is required.


3. By using medications or therapies suggested by the dermatologist:

If you are already dealing with acne problems then you should do these things:

  • At first, if the problem is serious you should consult a dermatologist.
  • Follow the antibiotics prescribed by the doctor properly.
  • Your dermatologist may suggest the treatments like chemical peels, laser treatments and Extraction methods which doctors use to clean your pimples.


Do watch this video, it will help you to know how to wash your face, its really important to get good skin.



How to choose face wash?

According to your skin type you need to choose your face wash. It is really important to use the correct product to get better benefits. Let’s check now how we can get good face wash for our face:

  • Dry skin:

For dry skin try to check for any mild cleanser, which is not harsh for your skin. You can look for such ingredients like petrolatum, lanolin oil and mineral oil-based face wash.  Avoid using antibacterial soaps it is not recommended.

  • Sensitive or combination skin:

For such skin condition look for face wash which are fragrance-free, paraben-free and hypoallergenic products. It’s better to use an ultra-gentle cleanser.

  • Oily skin:

For this type of skincare, you need to avoid water and oil-based products. Use glycolic, tea tree, aloe vera based products. It will help you in a much better way.

Do follow these steps properly to get a good product for your face. It’s important to invest in your skin and for hair products to get flawless and thick hairs.

Face wash for acne-prone skin

It not possible to prescribe medicine or recommend any brand of any face wash, online without physical examination. It is against medical ethics. Using a face wash is not the solution to get the solution to your acne problems. Some face wash/moisturizer/medications may result overnight while some may take weeks to show the results. So kindly consult Dermatologist nearby you, so that he will examine your skin & he will give treatment according to your skin need.

Let’s check the keen ingredients which are very must require when you are selecting a face wash:

  • Glycolic acid
  • Salicylic acid
  • Benzoyl peroxide

While choosing an acne-related face wash, try to use such face wash, which will help you to remove excess oil from your skin. This will give you extra care to fight your acne problems. You can call us on +91-7888091118, we will be happy to help you out.

Thank you so much for reading!

Answered By

Dr. Dhananjay Chavan