Cleaning face is a daily routine. Although you clean your face twice to thrice a day, you should not take it lightly. You have to careful and gentle while cleaning face. Below are given some of the tips on how to properly clean face and how to keep it looking young.
Use a good cleanser to wipe off all the dirt from your face. Make sure you choose a cleanser that best suits your skin type. Always be gentle on skin. While massage and exfoliating especially make sure that you are not too harsh. If you scrub into your skin too hard it might even tear your skin and leave scars. Tone your skin once or twice a week. It helps your skin to be clean and keeps it firm.
Steam your face. This will open your facial pores. To steam face all you need to do is show your face near a bowl of boiled water for 5-10 minutes. If not this you can even dip a towel in hot water and wipe your face a couple of times.
Wash your face with a mild face wash and rinse it properly so that no lather is left and then pat it dry. Make sure that you do not rub to dry your his face as it will only spread the bacteria. Always make use of lukewarm water to wash face because if you use hot water it will dehydrate your skin or even burn it. If you use cold water it will make our skin dry.
After cleaning skin and after drying it now you need to apply moisturizer. This will keep your face soft and supple. Use of moisturizers help in keeping skin hydrated as it substitutes for loss of water from skin. They are effective because they lock up moisture in your skin. Some of the ingredients that make a good moisturizer are Aloe Vera gel or Vitamin E.