Washing The Face

faceThere’s more to cleansing your face than you perhaps thought. Here’s some do’s and don’ts:

DO:

Remove makeup before cleansing. My preferred method is to 1. rinse with tepid water, tissue off. 2. Apply a facial cleanser dry and work it around thoroughly, rinse off. 3. Second application of facial cleanser, work around thoroughly, rinse, pat dry. Makeup on your towel – you’re not clean!

DON’TS:

Don’t use bar soap. It’s too alkaline to use on acid based skin. Bar soap will dry and inflame the skin.

Don’t use cleansing sheets that contain alcohol.