Acne develops as a result hair follicles that become plugged with oil and dead skin, leading to pimples. Contributing factors to the development of acne includes excessive oil production and hormones (androgenic hormones). Severe acne, if not properly treated, can lead to facial pitting, scarring, and lose of self-esteem.
Acne can typically be well managed with consistent hygiene. A sample Daytime Regimen is provided below. We may also suggest various treatments, hydration techniques and nutritional supplements to maintain and improve your skin’s elasticity and health.
Your Daytime Regimen
Step 1: CLEANSER. In the morning, start by splashing your face with warm water, or wash with a gentle face cleanser designed for your skin type.
Step 2: TONER. Apply toner after cleansing to balance pH and reduce pore size, effectively minimizing penetration of impurities and environmental contaminants.
Step 3: ANTIOXIDANT SERUM. Neutralize free radicals to prevent further damage to your skin. Antioxidant serum can lead to more radiant skin, reduce acne scarring, even out skin tone, soften wrinkles.
Step 4: MOISTURIZER. A layer of oil-free moisturizer boosts skin hydration and creates a protective layer of moisture.
Step 5: SUNSCREEN. Lastly, add a layer of sunscreen to reduce the risk of skin cancer and photoaging.