The skin performs a very vital function in the body- that of shielding the body from all kinds of weather conditions, pollution, bacteria and germs. Being in the direct line of the harm caused by these factors, it suffers a lot of damage. Consequently, with the passing years the skin is beset with problems like wrinkles, age spots, dryness and blemishes, depending on the skin type and general condition of the skin. Skin care equipment assume great importance in these circumstances so that your skin remains healthy and glowing.
Everyday skin care equipment
So you are aware that you must moisturize on a daily basis so as to maintain the skin’s elasticity and hydration however, did you know that your skin cells die and need to be removed? Therefore, an important skin care equipment is a shower brush that you can use on a weekly basis or if necessary every alternate day in order to exfoliate and renew the skin of your whole body. There are many types of exfoliating brushes, from the types that can be worn as gloves to others that are used to massage your entire body and thus, facilitate better blood circulation as well.
Another daily essential skin care equipment is a magnifying mirror through which you should examine and clean your face on a daily basis particularly at the end of each day when your face and neck would have been exposed to a whole day of dust, pollution and other factors that could obstruct your pores and lead to damages in the process. Most of these mirrors come with a built-in light that enables clear viewing. You can find such mirrors in any department or drug store.
At least once a month you should take time out to give your face and neck a deep cleansing experience than you do with a daily cleanser and toner, for which you will need a skin care equipment known as a steamer. The steamer will help open up all your pores and then you can take a closer look in the magnifying mirror to cleanse your face of the grime and dirt, which are visible as black heads.
The steamer is skin care equipment that must be used for at least 10 to 15 minutes so as to enable the pores to open up entirely, which will facilitate their thorough cleansing. For those who have high blood pressure or heart conditions, it is not advisable to carry out this process alone at home. It would be a better idea to visit a beauty salon and allow the beautician to use their advanced skin care equipment to give you a professional treatment without adversely affecting your health.