Oily skin arises from hypersecretion of sebaceousglands of the face, which most often occurs due to hormonal failure in the human body: puberty, pregnancy, endocrine diseases, a change in the amount of estrogen or sensitivity to androgens. And, of course, the causes of fatty skin are poor nutrition and / or aggressive care.
Fatty skin can be easily diagnosed by yourself: unpleasant fatty gloss and enlarged pores. Nevertheless, such a skin has one remarkable property - the secret of the sebaceous gland forms a kind of film that protects the skin from the adverse effects of the environment and the loss of moisture, which protects the face from early wrinkles. Over the years, such skin significantly improves its appearance, remaining long elastic and elastic. But shiny skin is a good bait for a different kind of bacteria. Bacteria, along with dead cells lead to inflammation, diseases of the sebaceous gland. On the skin there are "black dots", acne, acne.
The three commandments (purification, nutrition and hydration),used for any type of skin care, will also help to provide proper care for oily skin. In addition, careful care for problem skin involves the following tasks:
How to take care of oily skin?
Start the morning with washing with cool water and gelor liquid soap on a plant basis. Such means for washing can contain special components that reduce sebum and narrowing the pores. Remove inflammation will help wash with infusions from such herbs as thyme, chamomile, nettle, sage. Even more effective will be the use of broths or infusions of herbs in frozen form. You just have to wipe the face and face in the morning and evening with an ice cube. It will have a toning effect on the skin.
To care for oily skin was full,use the tools that you always have at home. For example, with acne, oatmeal will help. Of course, it is very useful to take oatmeal in the form of porridge in the morning for breakfast. It normalizes the work of the intestines, which will have a positive effect on the skin of the face. We will support this effect from the outside, wiping the face with oat flakes. The recipe is simple: in 2 tbsp. flakes, add 1 tsp. salt and pour a glass of boiling water in the thermos. After an hour, you can wipe your face and rinse with acidified water. With expanded pores, a chilled tea infusion will help.
Toning the skin is better with lotions or tonics,which do not contain alcohols. Very good care for oily skin provides tonics containing fruit acids. They reduce the activity of the sebaceous glands, narrow the enlarged pores.
After washing, you can apply a light cream,air emulsion. They are designed to nourish and protect the skin. The main thing is that the cream for oily skin of the face itself is not greasy, otherwise it will clog pores, which will lead to inflammation and the appearance of acne. This same rule should be used when choosing decorative cosmetics - foundation and powder.
Caring for oily skin will not be correct, if notuse different kinds of masks - they are very effective in this case. Protein-lemon, yeast, lactic, cucumber, clay and fruit masks (apples, avocados, peaches) - all of them will achieve the desired result, namely: narrow pores, eliminate gloss, nourish the skin with vitamins and nutrients.
The main thing in the struggle for beauty of the skin is taking care ofhealth. Visit a doctor, consult about the presence of endocrine problems. Normalize food, avoid sharp, salty and fatty foods. Debug the work of the intestines, do not allow constipation, eat more vegetables and sour-milk products. Do not abuse diets and take vitamins. Health to you and beauty!