According to the French Society of Dermatology, more than 6 million people are affected by acne in France. And while pimples are a concern, it’s no surprise that primarily teens, adults aren’t spared. 3% of men and 12% of adult women (between 25 and 58 years old) also have seborrheic folliculitis, according to the High Authority for Health (HAS). However, 92% of people who suffer from severe acne feel constant anxiety because of it, according to the survey lifelong acne Conducted by the laboratory of Pierre Fabre and CSA in 2012.
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If the acute form of acne is a complex inflammatory skin disease that requires a consultation with a dermatologist, then small pimples can be reduced with simple gestures. In fact, not all defects are related to hormonal activity or excessive secretion of sebum and keratin. Covering makeup that clogs pores, or overly aggressive cleansing and exfoliation, can promote the arrival of closed pimples (whiteheads) and open comedones (blackheads)
Washing your face before your body and hair can trigger pimples
Likewise, bad habits while showering promote dermatitis. Just as hot water can make acne worse (or damage hair), the order in which you wash your skin has a huge impact on blemishes. According to Marisa Jarchik, a New York-based dermatologist I interviewedgood and goodIt is necessary to wash your face as the last step in the toilet, after those for body and hair.
This allows Rinse off any residue that may occur with shampoo, conditioner, or other products that may be used in the shower.. However, this accumulation May contribute to rash and irritation Professional warns.
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How to completely clean your face
The question remains: Do you clean your face in the morning and evening? Yes, but by no means. First, you have to choose the soap-free treatment, which contains neither potash nor soda. Next, it is necessary to give preference to very light surfactants that, even if they foam less, perfectly cleanse the skin. Finally, it is recommended, as far as possible, to choose a detergent with a physiological pH of 5.5, slightly acidic.