How to Exfoliate your skin (Safely) - Tips & Tricks

You might have seen in most of the skin care youtube videos, beauty experts suggest exfoliating the skin. Most of the people still wonder how to exfoliate skin in a proper way.

Skin exfoliation is one of the important steps in the skincare routine. It helps the skin to shed dead cells and maintains glowing skin. Hence today we will see more about skin exfoliation.

Recently there are many upgrades to the skin exfoliation. Chemical peel, bleaching, laser peel are becoming the latest trend. However, the skin may damage by repeated exposure to such treatments.

What is Exfoliation?

Like hair, skin also grows in layers on our body. They say skin has 7 layers one below the other. Well, as skin develops new layer, old skin starts accumulating resulting in dull, dark and dry skin. Though our body has a natural power to exfoliate by itself, ignorance may result in acne and dullness. Hence prevention is better than cure.

Exfoliation is manual removal of dead skin cells from the body using facial scrubs as exfoliators. Regular exfoliation gives smooth and bright skin and also helps in preventing acne.


Benefits of Skin Exfoliation

As we already talked that skin exfoliation helps in removing dead skin cells, blackheads and whiteheads. Thus skin will feel fresh every time you exfoliate.

Benefits of exfoliation are:

  1. It removes blackheads and whiteheads.
  2. Unclogs pores from the residual makeup, pollution, and dirt.
  3. Dark spots will start fading after a regular exfoliation.
  4. For people with oily skin, exfoliation is a great way to control the oil and thus it fights acne.
  5. Helps with glowing and radiated skin.
  6. Regular exfoliation helps with even skin tone.
  7. It makes skin tight, firm and smooth.
  8. Exfoliation rejuvenates the skin making it feel young and fresh.


Do it gently

Rubbing skin harshly or using chemical exfoliator daily can damage your skin. It makes the skin more sensitive, increases rashes and redness. You can try our gentle daily exfoliating cleanser, DREAM/BEYOND made with soothing & meditative peppermint oil, Invigorating rosehip seed oil along with super skinfood seaweed extracts. Don’t irritate your skin by forcing too many chemicals on it. 

Since exfoliation leaves skin dry applying a good amount of moisturizer is a must! Choose your moisturizer wisely. We have (non-comedogenic for sensitive skin!).


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