Just as women pay attention to their skin and hair, men too need some basic face and body grooming to look presentable and be hygienic. If your skincare regimen is simply washing your face and body with water and soap, it is time to step up your game and add a few grooming tips to the routine. Sticking to a simple yet practically efficient skincare routine will not only help you maintain hygiene, but it will also make you feel good about yourself. Simply follow these grooming tips given below to take care of your skin and make it look perfect. (ALSO READ: Winter skincare: 5 ways to flaunt naturally glowing skin this winter). Also Read - Here's How to Get a Glowing Skin This Festive Season
1. Identify your skin type Also Read - World Renowned Dermatologist Suggests Skincare Tips to Follow During Pregnancy
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Every skin type needs care, be it oily, dry, sensitive or combination skin. So the first step to kick-start your skincare regimen is to find out your skin type. And if you start taking care of your skin according to your skin type, you can look younger by as many as 20 years. So pay attention when you buy skin products and get any kind of skin treatment. Make sure that you use the product on your skin only after identifying your skin type. (ALSO READ: Home remedies for acne: 7 most effective ways to get rid of acne and clear your skin using home remedies).
2. Visit a hair salon regularly
You should make it a point to visit your hair salon regularly because we all know that a well-defined haircut straightaway gives the impression of being well-groomed. So make sure you visit your salon after ever 2-4 weeks. Also, you should use hair grooming products on your mane in the right quantity, do not use a lot of hair products regularly. You can always ask the expert at your hair salon to recommend specific hair products according to your hair and scalp.
3. Get rid of your unibrow
The first step to remove excess of hair is to brush up your eyebrows and start by getting rid of the excess hair that sticks up above the shape of your brow. But if you are not confident about doing it on your own, you should go to an expert to get rid of your unibrow and excessive hair. But make sure that you don’t overdo it, men look better with thicker but trimmed eyebrows, not too-groomed eyebrows. (ALSO READ: Want to look younger? Eat these top 5 anti ageing foods to look young forever!).
4. Keep your skin clean and fresh
Always keep your skin clean and fresh by using a good cleanser. Do not use soap on your face, it will make your skin dry and irritated. Opt for a gentle face cleanser according to your skin type. Also, once you have washed your face, use a moisturizer to make sure that your skin does not lose out on moisture. You can also use a moisturizer with SPF to protect your skin from the harmful UV rays if you don’t want to apply multiple products.
5. Groom facial hair
Just like a haircut, well-groomed facial hair gives an impression of a well-groomed man. So invest in a good trimmer and groom your facial hair. If you cannot afford to spend a lot of time grooming your facial hair, follow up with an appointment with your salon after a haircut. (ALSO READ: Kajol’s skincare routine decoded: 5 steps to flaunt flawless skin even after turning 40!).
6. Pay attention to your finger and toenails
It’s about time you start paying attention to your toes and fingers. Grooming of finger and toenails is extremely important because of the aspect of hygiene, and for the simple fact that it says a lot about a man’s grooming habit. If you have been ignoring your feet, go ahead and book and manicure and pedicure session at your salon. You will not only be rewarded with clean hands and feet but it is also very therapeutic.