For thousands of years Aloe Vera has been used to treat blemished, scarred and acne skin. Studies have shown that aloe vera has excellent skin enhancing properties including nourish and soothe skin irritation. NouriFusion has captured the many benefits of aloe in a new Skin Care Line.
Cleanse your face twice a day with a good cleanser or special acne skin cleanser, using a gentle, circular motion of the fingertips. Do not scrub, since this can aggravate acne. Moisten the face with warm water, then apply cleanser from the hairline to the neck. Rinse with lots of water and pat dry with a soft towel.
Those with especially oily skin may need to use an astringent, but it must be alcohol-free, and used with care. Apply it only to the oiliest parts of the face and discontinue use immediately if your skin becomes irritated. If you feel you need an astringent, you may need to see a dermatologist instead.
Select a shampoo and conditioner that adds to the health of your skin and hair. Aloe has many health enhancing properties and is known for it's soothing and healing properties. The same healing effects aloe brings to your skin also brings to your hair.
Choose Makeup With Care. The best choice for good acne skin care is to wear no makeup at all. But if you feel you must wear make-up, choose products labeled non-comedogenic -- that means they will not clog your pores. Be aware that these products may still cause acne in some people. Above all, avoid makeup with an oil base. Read the labels carefully and use sparingly. Remember to remove dirt and make up with a good facial cleanser.
Shaving, try both electric razors and safety razors to see which causes the least irritation to skin blemishes. Always use a sharp blade in a safety razor -- change the blade every 2 or 3 shaves. You may have to shave around blemishes to avoid cutting them. Be sure to soften the beard as much as possible with warm water and shaving gel before starting. If your skin is covered with blemishes, perhaps it is best to skip shaving that day. Try to use a shaving cream that cleans your pores instead of clogging them. Herbal Aloe Soothing Gel.
No Touching, as tempting as it may be to squeeze pimples, don't! That invites more trouble by spreading the bacteria which cause pimples. It can also lead to permanent scarring. Try to avoid touching your face as much as possible because the hands carry dirt, oil and germs. A daily skin cleansing and moisturizing regimen may reduce the appearance of blemishes and open the pores.
Rest assured that acne can be brought under control. Medications will go a long way toward clearing your skin of acne. Your job is to help the healing process along as much as possible by taking good care of your skin.
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