Is your skin feeling itchy and dry? Well, with the change in the weather, you also need to tweak your skin care regimen. Although, women are very much particular about their skin care regime, when it comes to men, not many of them can even differentiate between a night cream and a day cream. Men too must take care of their skin in this harsh winter season, and it all begins with the simple step of choosing the right face wash, winter cream and shaving cream. Take a look at the four tips for a daily skin care routine to follow this winter season. (ALSO READ Skincare for men: 6 easy grooming tips to boost your confidence) Also Read - THIS is What Malaika Arora Uses to Look Young And Beautiful
1. Ditch soap and use good quality face wash
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A lot of men still use just soap and water to wash their face. It’s time to ditch the soap, since it leaves the skin dry. So especially during winters, invest in a nice face wash. Using face wash will not only make your skin clean, but it will do so without leaving your skin dry and itchy. Make sure that you use lukewarm water instead of hot water to wash your face. (ALSO READ How to wash your face without soap and face wash: 11 natural face cleansers to make your skin glow naturally) Also Read - Monsoon Skin Care Tips: How to Keep Your Skin Healthy And Glowing During Rainy Season
2. Moisturize your skin with winter cream
Moisturizing your skin is very important, especially during the winter season. After cleaning your face, it is very important to apply winter cream to keep your skin moisturized. Choose a winter cream according to your skin type and then apply it after cleaning your skin with a cleanser. If you don’t moisturize your skin you can end up with dry and hard skin, which when exposed to harmful sun rays and pollution can lead to skin problems. (ALSO READ How to get fair skin naturally: 13 natural home remedies and face packs to get flawless and fair skin).
3. Use shaving cream rich in tea tree oil
Tea tree oil is not only good when it comes to preventing acne, but it also soothes skin and heals cuts. So the next time you shave your face, opt for a shaving cream rich in tea tree oil to get maximum benefits for your skin. The anti-bacterial property of tea tree oil will protect your skin and also nourish it at the same time. With the soothing sensation, it also works on removing blemishes from your skin to make it look and soft feel. (ALSO READ Winter skincare: 5 ways to flaunt naturally glowing skin this winter).
4. Choose a razor that fits your skin type
Whenever you head out to buy a razor, choose one that fits your skin type. Since most men shave at least every other day, it is important to shave using a razor that is fit for your skin, so that it does not end up hurting your skin. Opt for one that is gentle on your skin. Also, you can ditch the razor and use an electric trimmer if it suits your skin better. (ALSO READ Winter skin care: Best 5 lip balms to care for your dry lips this winter season).