The traditional facials and other beauty treatments are not just for women, men are becoming more interested in personal care and beauty treatments. One of the fastest growing beauty and skincare markets are the mens products and treatments. Men are becoming more concerned about their looks, ageing and skin conditions and are looking for advice and treatments. Todays post is specifically aimed for men to give some tips on how to look after your skin with natural products.
What does your skin say about you? Quite often we have specific area on our skin that tend to get the spots or wrinkles. We often wonder why that is and try different methods to heal them. According to Chinese belief the answers can be found on facial reflexology. Most common problem areas are jaw line, which often is related to hormonal issues and nose, which tends to get blackheads. If we have an oily skin this usually affects the forehead and nose area.
Clays are the pure power from the mother earth and amazing for skincare. They are widely available and affordable option for skincare masks. You can use them in your facial or body care or haircare products, but they are also used for cleansing practices internally for their detoxifying properties. There are many types of clays available, some stronger than others, but my favourite is the green clay and that is what I use in my clinic.
Flower waters, also knows as hydrosols or hydrolates are great add on material to your natural skincare routine. They are totally natural and very affordable. They are a by products of essential oil steam distillation process and collected after the oil is removed. The waters contain about 1% of the essential oil, making them a super diluted version of the essential oil.
One of the most common problems especially us women is the cellulite. There are many factors that have an affect on the formation of the undesirable dimply look. Some of these can be difficult or impossible to change, like genetics, but there are still lot of things you can do to improve the appearance of the affected areas.
Our skin changes throughout our lives depending on several factors. Especially us women can get a complete change in our skin type during any hormonal changes such as pregnancy or menopause. Ageing process can also change the skin, as well as our lifestyle choices and any medications or illnesses. It’s important to get to know your skin and choose the right products for each stage in your life. Getting regular facial treatments can help, as you can discuss your concerns with your therapist who will also help you with the right products.