Get Glowing Skin - The Skin Care Guide [NOOK Book]

Overview

You don't need to suffer from bad skin any longer. Like anything else in your body, caring for your skin will improve its health. There are a myriad of methods for caring for skin, and they range from mild to extreme. The advice in this piece can help guide your skin care decisions.

IF you have a oily skin type, do not think you do not have to moisturize. Be certain to use moisturizers following each face wash and prior to applying makeup. ...
See more details below
Get Glowing Skin - The Skin Care Guide

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK 7.0
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK 10.1
  • NOOK HD Tablet
  • NOOK HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK eReaders
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$2.99
BN.com price

Overview

You don't need to suffer from bad skin any longer. Like anything else in your body, caring for your skin will improve its health. There are a myriad of methods for caring for skin, and they range from mild to extreme. The advice in this piece can help guide your skin care decisions.

IF you have a oily skin type, do not think you do not have to moisturize. Be certain to use moisturizers following each face wash and prior to applying makeup. Even though it may seem unneeded, it will help balance the production of oil. If your skin is oily and you over dry it, your skin will produce even more oil than before.

If you have a child that develops itchy and dry skin, rub moisturizer on it at least twice a day. Do not use moisturizers that contain any fragrances, because these are specifically meant for adult skin. Visit a medical professional if the problem does not go away.

If you cannot moisturize and mist simultaneously, try buying a mist that contains an emollient. This will keep the skin from drying out. You can find products like these in bath shops at retail malls and elsewhere.

Be consistent with your application of skin products. The effect of the product greatly increases if it is used frequently. If you a forgetful person, keep your products where you can see them. If you use the products before you sleep at night, consider putting them next to your bed.

Exfoliate your skin to keep it from looking dull. You can choose from physical exfoliating products like scrubs or mechanical microdermabrasion, or you can use products with chemicals like glycolic acid. When dead skin cells build up on the skin's surface a dull, ashy appearance results. These two exfoliating methods will help you prevent this situation.

Good skin care means staying away from heat in general, not just the sun. The sun may burn even if you wear sunscreen, but being hot can also increase your skin's redness. Heat from saunas or hot weather can cause broken capillaries.

If you would like baby soft skin and shiny nails, you need to pamper your hands. Start off by exfoliating using a sugar scrub, letting it stay on for a few minutes. Use a moisturizing cream once you rinse them off. Rub it in until it is absorbed, push your cuticles back and then file your nails.

Let conditioner sit for no less than ten minutes. After washing your hair, be sure that you get out all of the extra water in it. Start by putting conditioner on the edges of your forehead around the line of your hair. Sit for 10 minutes wearing a shower cap.

Be mindful not to damage the skin when shaving. To help protect your skin, use shaving gel and a sharp razor. Make sure to shave in the same direction as your hair growth. If you don't stick to this type of skincare routine, then essential skin oils will get removed and you end up with dry and damaged skin.

To keep sensitive skin from being irritated during cleansing, you should always wash your face with warm water. Using water that is too cold will prevent your pores from opening. Too hot and the water itself will cause irritation, usually in the form of red and blotchy skin. Warm water allows you to cleanse bacteria from pores without causing inflammation.

The cold can have a soothing effect on your puffy and tired eyes. Keep your eye cream in the fridge. To refresh the skin under your eyes, take two cold cucumber slices and rest them on your eyes until the slices are warm.

If you will be spending time outdoors during cold weather, apply extra moisturizer. Cold temperatures can remove essential moisture from your skin and result in chapping. You need to do all you can to protect your skin from the cold.

Use a humidifier, especially in the winter. Humidifiers add moisture to the air, which is good for your skin. Also, using humidifiers helps prevent dry sinuses and related issues.

You should do a spa day with your friends. You can enjoy some time off, relax and have a professional facial, which will help open your pores and remove dead skin.

If you are experiencing very dry skin, try avocado. Simply crush a bit of avocado into paste form and apply it to problem areas. After 20 minutes, wash it off to show off softer, brighter skin.

Try to reduce your life's stresses as much as you can. Stress works to impact the body in numerous ways, including the appearance of your skin. Put the effort in to find what is causing you stress and how you can manage it. You may have to try different ways of dealing with your stress before you can reduce it effectively.

As mentioned, your skin, when healthy, will be blemish free. If you want to have good looking skin, you need to take care of it. These tips will give you the framework for the best possible regimen.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940148343905
  • Publisher: Consumer Oriented Ebooks Publisher
  • Publication date: 2/9/2014
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 425 KB

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)