are you winterizing your skin?
What if you could put a presoaked, precut
sheet on your face for 20 minutes and witness a magical transformation?
Now, you can!
called Pre-Activated Mask
Most of us are familiar with skin care products
that gives the desired glow to our skin.
They are known as facial masks.
We also know the value of
using masks we can mix up in our kitchen because we have done them for years
(grandmothers’ recipes) quite effectively.
I find that many of my clients pay little
attention to seasonal changes. They neglect to vary their skin care regimen
from summer to fall or even winter. Consequently, the skin becomes dry and
dehydrated especially during the winter months. In California, we may not have
major seasonal changes, but we notice how much protection our skin needs when
the weather turns cold and we heat our homes.
the winter our skin experiences similar challenges faced during the summer in the
low humidity environment the skin loses moisture to the air and it takes a toll
on the skin. It becomes dehydrated, dry itchy and even chapped. The cold and
dry conditions strip the skin of its lipids (fats) and change the skin barrier function
leaving it vulnerable to infections.
One of the best possible hydrating products
you can apply to your face at home is the already prepared masks soaked with a variety of ingredients, such as Collagen, Aloe Vera, Chamomile, Vitamin C, Fruit acidpackaged one application at the time. My suggestion is
that after you’ve placed the mask on your face cover it with a precut (for nose
and mouth) plastic sheet (20 min.) for maximum absorption.
for professionals for advice because not all products are the same. Quality
matters. It is crucial that you choose the correct product for your skin type. Incorporate
hydrating products such as the Pre-Activated
Masksinto your home skin care
regiment along with creams rich in nutrients necessary to nourish the skin.
will love the result!
Masks should be applied once or twice a week
depending on skin condition and don’t forget, during your next facial session
to ask about micro- current hydrating, exfoliating and other special treatments
to improve the anti-aging effects of the winter months.