In the previous article, we have seen briefly what is moisturizer? Why it is necessary? And what are their benefits? Let’s now we can see the important things to keep in mind while choosing the right moisturizer for your skin type.
How to Choose?
It is necessary for everyone to have a fundamental knowledge about their own skin. If you are not able to identify the skin type, visit a cosmetologist or a beautician or even therapist and know about the type of your skin by simple scanning. If you don’t have time to go there, you can find out your skin type easily at home by helping of this article. By doing this we can use not only the moisturizer but also the other cosmetics without any side effects. There are five types of skin namely dry skin, oily skin, normal skin, combination skin and sensitive skin.
For Normal Skin
Moisturizing lotion can be used by normal skin. There will be no problem if they use aqua or water based lotion instead of oil based lotion.
For Oily Skin
Lotion type moisturizer is good for oily skin. It is important that it should not contain paraffin. Paraffin may be of ethyl paraffin and methyl paraffin. If it contains aqua based petroleum, glycerin, stearic acid and benzyl salicylate instead of paraffin then there will not be any problem. Pimples will arise for oily skin and sensitive skinned people if they use wrong moisturizer for one day.
For Combination Skin
If it is very dry moisturizer we can select a cream based moisturizer. It should not contain artificial perfumes. If natural flavor persists, then it will be good. Lotion type of moisturizer is good. If the dryness beyond a certain limit, it is good to use the cream based moisturizer.
For Dry Skin
Deep moisturizing cream will provide better results for dry skin. This will be stickier in nature and provide moisture to the skin. These types of moisturizers will provide good results for very dry skin.
The side effects will not be seen outside to the dry skinned people even if they use any type of moisturizer. At the same time there will be no benefits too. Deep cream moisturizer only will prevent the dry skin. Such as using moisturizers suitable for the skin type will give a good glow to the skin. Some people may feel like pulling the skin because of the lack of moisture content.
For Sensitive Skin
For the skin having more pimples, we can add a few drops of water in the moisturizer while using. For sensitive skin, we can add few drops of water in calamine lotion and 2 drops of honey and use as a moisturizer in the face. This prevents the pimples as well as retains the moisture content.
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