Men are equally concerned about the aging skin just as women are. Right from combating issues of acne till passing the puberty stage to fighting the signs of aging, men have become highly aware about the importance of skin care. However the skin being the most ignored organ of the body, men tend to find it a hard task getting rid of wrinkles only after they begin to appear on the face. The lifestyle factors you choose to lead is highly responsible to affect your skin accordingly. Factors such as exposure of skin to the sun, excessive consumption of alcohol, smoking, exposure of skin to dust, dirt and pollution, unhealthy diet comprising of fried and junk foods, lack of exercising, etc, leads to causing depletion of collagen protein which is responsible for the skin to get dry.
At this stage there are many of you men who tend to start taking drastic measures towards skin care such as peels or expensive serums, etc, to get rid of these signs of aging. However, choosing to use strong chemical based products can end up causing irritation to the skin and you will cause various blisters and rashes to your skin in the form of side effects. Therefore the key secret of skin care is to ensure to keep the collagen levels well boosted in your skin such that your skin feels moisturized and well nourished throughout the day and thus manages to combat the dryness issue.
Ensure to splash cold water on your face a couple of times during the day. A good cleanse of your face helps to get rid of the dead skin cells and thus gives your face a refreshed look. Make use of a good face wash containing glycolic acid twice during the day for a deep cleanse as it helps to stimulate the production of new growth cells. Exfoliation also promotes a good skin care regime however ensure not to overdo it as the skin turns red and feels irritated.
Make use of a good skin care lotion every time you cleanse your face. Making use of a good moisturizer will keep your skin nourished. There are face lotions which are oil-based that suit many men with normal skin. However these lotions are the best for dry or flaky skin. In case you have an oily skin, stick to water based product which suits that particular skin type. Lotions however solve only half the hydration issues. You need to ensure to keep yourself hydrated by drinking at least 7-8 glasses of water on a daily basis. Refrain from excessive consumption of alcohol and caffeine. They are responsible to cause dehydration to your body and hence get the skin dry.
A retinol based anti aging product is considered the best for men towards combating various signs of aging such as wrinkles and visible fine lines. Moreover retinol is responsible to boost the collagen product which promotes anti aging and keeps the skin supple and elastic. As per research, it is advised to make use of wrinkle fighting product at nights since they can react under the sun during the day. For the safest option, it is best to make use of a product that combines retinol ingredient along with a moisturizer.
Cut down on the high sugar consumption. This leads to skin inflammation which can cause break outs. Cookies, cakes, donuts, soft drinks, etc, are not only harmful for your health but also accelerate the skin aging process.
The most responsible factor to affect your skin is the harsh rays of the sun. These are those damaging rays which are responsible to speed up the aging process and cause the depletion of collagen production. They also hamper the skin cell growth and force the skin to lose its elasticity. Therefore, ensure to make use of a good sun screen lotion that helps to block not only UVA rays but also the UVB rays.
These are some of the natural tips which require little attention from your end, but you can gain tremendous skin care benefits which will help you in the long run as you age. The idea is to age gracefully and ensure to give your skin proper care and attention as you will enjoy the benefits of having an enhanced personality because of your youthful appearing skin.