In this fast-paced world it’s very common to be trying to juggle multiple things at once. Work, school, household chores and social activities leave us with little to no time to take care of our skin. Skin acts as a window to our body. It’s health deteriorates according to the lifestyle that we maintain. It’s crucial to pay attention to these signs that our skin and body give as we need to take charge of our skin’s health along with our overall health before it is too late.
Wonder why is it a herculean task to get rid of blemishes and scars from your face? The answer is different types of acne – It keeps making appearances when we least expect it! Acne prone skin is caused due to clogging of pores, hormonal changes, stress, lack of sleep etc. Acne is divided into two types – inflammatory and non-inflammatory acne. Let’s understand why some acne is difficult to treat than others.
Have you been getting an increase in acne breakouts in your chin and cheek area? Well, that's maskne, or simply put, acne caused by wearing face masks. Masks impose heat and friction on your skin. This combined with a moist environment from breathing or talking or even sweating means that your pores get clogged.
With nowhere to go during lockdown, many of us have started using less makeup and have instead switched to skincare as a way to repair and rejuvenate our skin in preparation for when we are allowed to leave the house again. However, times have changed. The skincare routine I used pre-lockdown isn’t the same as the one I am using now and there are many reasons for this...