IDENTIFY YOUR SKIN
All skin typically will fall into one of these four types: oily, combination, dry and balanced. Want to know yours? Wash your face, wait an hour, then check in with your skin for these telling signs:
T-Zone shining bright? Welcome to the oily skin club. It means your skin is loaded with moisture. Perhaps you also notice your pores a little more around the nose, chin, and forehead, or a few blackheads and pimples in these areas too.
Signs of skin ageing include, lines and wrinkles, skin laxity, uneven skin tone and hyper-pigmentation. We start to lose collagen and elastin from around 25 years of age. With the right skincare regime it is possible to slow down ageing. Using Vitamin A derived products (retinoids), peptides, growth factors, stem cells as well as a focus on antioxidants and sunscreen protection. It is possible treat existing signs of ageing and restore a fresh youthful appearance to the skin.
If you’ve been fighting the urge to reach for the moisturiser since you stepped out of the shower, or areas feel tight, rough or flaky, it’s highly likely you have dry skin.
If you have sensitive skin, you probably notice that fragranced/perfumed skincare products may cause your skin to react whether it may be itchiness, dryness or reddening. In addition, exposure to cold, sun, and wind can trigger flares.
Most people with sensitive skin deal with some amount of redness. This can take the form of a red rash, red bumps, blushing and flushing, or even red dilated blood vessels. Usually, the redness will go away after removing the irritant or with minor treatment. Shop our sensitive skin range here: