How To Choose The Best Skin Care Products For You
Skin type is the most important factor in determining what skincare products will work best for you. Packaging and popularity are sometimes easy traps that we fall into and shouldn’t hold too much weight or value into what we select for what’s good for our skin. Those with acne-prone and sensitive skin need to be the most cautious with different ingredients in their skincare products.
FOR OILY SKIN
Look for products containing alpha hydroxy acids (glycolic acid or salicylic acid), benzoyl peroxide, and hyaluronic acid. “These ingredients are effective at controlling excess sebum production while hyaluronic acid will produce hydration only in areas needed.
FOR DRY SKIN
Look for products containing shea butter and lactic acid. “These ingredients provide hydration and mild exfoliation to keep dry skin looking radiant
FOR SENSITIVE SKIN
Look for products containing aloe vera, oatmeal, and shea butter. “They’re good moisturizers and they usually don’t break anyone out