If we talk about skin
care, face cleansers are the most specific people get focused on. There are
endless soaps, face washes, cleansers available and we need to opt the best one
for our skin. Is it necessary that the face wash or soap that suits a celebrity
or any of your friends is good for you as well. In advertisements we see
actresses promoting a product and claiming it to be the best for all. Keeping
them aside, as users we have to be aware about our skin tone and the right
product for our skin. First and the most important thing is to understand that
no one is perfect and we all have different requirement as per our skin tone
and concern. One may have oily skin causing pimples and other may have excess
dry skin needing moisture. One may want remove excess tan and other may need to
work on skin darkening. Let’s have a look on type of face washes that can help
in fighting related skin concerns.
Oily skin- Majority of
the people knows well how difficult it is to deal with oily skin. This is so as
it is not alone and is accompanied with issues of acnes, pimples and
blackheads. Hence it is quite necessary to invest with care in a good cleanser.
One should pick the product keeping in mind the skin tone and ingredient that
fights oily skin in a best way. There are multiple products marketed for oily
skin. Read the ingredients if they actually caries the one that fights oil and
bacteria. Mistakenly people chose the brand instead of opting the product.
Ingredients for oily
skin- Neem, Tulsi, Tea Tree, Lemon, Clay soil, orange peel, Oatmeal, Apple
cider vinegar, Besan, Turmeric.
Any of the above or
mixture of the products works well on oily skin especially on skin having acnes
and pimples. One can find them in face washes or can make face packs using the
ingredients. One should definitely wash the face at least twice a day for deep
Dry skin- Almost each
one of us face the issue of dry skin in winters. There it is we are most
concerned about of our skin and try to keep it moisturised with multiple
moisturisers. Dry skin is utterly uncomfortable and there is lack of healthy shine
due to missing natural skin oils. It feels rough, scratchy and regular itching
is too terrible. Obviously we use moisturisers to overcome these issues but
Face washes and soaps play an important role in keeping the skin hydrated from
inside. Using a face wash that is more suitable on oily skin will make a dry
skin even more worst. Hence know your face wash and ingredients that keeps the
skin hydrated and moisturised.
Ingredients for Dry
Skin- Cucumber, Aloevera, Petroleum jelly, coconut, olive oil, Almond, Shea
butter or cocoa butter, Avocado, Milk, Fruit face wash.
are most recommended for dry skin. One can clean the face wash using toners or
face wash and then apply a good moisturiser or aloevera gel or serum for deep
Tanned skin- Skin
tanning is one of the universal skin concern and no one could escape this
whatever may be your skin type is. UV rays and hard water is major reason of
skin tanning and if not treated well is accompanied with dark patches and
damaged skin. Who doesn’t want a clear and glowing skin even in bright sun.
Obviously it is impossible to escape from UV rays and hard water of oceans but
one can always treat the damage caused. Most of the face washes available in
market have the same ingredients as given below to fight tanning. One can also
make scrubs and packs to have early effects.
Ingredients for Tanned
skin- Lemon, Orange peel, Tomato, Besan, Turmeric, Aloevera, Yoghurt, Papaya,
honey, Potato juice, Green tea, Multani mitti.
Deep cleansing with
face wash having these ingredients and then deep moisture is important for
tanned skin. Deep hydration is necessary for recovery of the damage done to the
skin. Prevention is always better than cure. Hence it is necessary to use a good
sunscreens prior to direct contact with UV rays and hard water.
Skin Brightening –
This is important to understand that skin tone doesn’t define the word beauty.
But a clear and brighter skin is the demand of each girl free from scars and
dark spots. There are multiple brands that claims to lighter the skin tone by
reducing the melanin of skin. There is no meaning of lightening the skin tone
if you don’t have a charm and brightness on your face. There are multiple
ingredients if used properly and regularly will not only lighten the skin tone
but also add a glow and shine.
Ingredients for Skin
Brightening- Citrus fruits like lemon, orange and amla, Licorice, Mulberry,
Papaya, Turmeric, Vitamin A and B3, Bearberry, Rosewater, Sandalwood, Aloevera,
Milk, Neroli oil.
We discussed multiple
ingredients to work for skin concerns but one has to stay fit from inside to
keep the skin healthy and glowing from outside. Regular exercises, Healthy
diet, staying hydrated are few of the key factors having direct impact on