PREPARE YOUR SKIN FOR AUTUMN/WINTER
Without a doubt, seasonal changes can have an effect on the skin, and not always for the better.
Did you know that Autumn/Winter is the most common time of year for breakouts? Breakouts are increased during these months because the oil flow in the skin during the summer months is still occurring, but the cooler air is creating layers of dead skin cell build-up. The result is trapped oil and bacteria underneath the surface of the skin resulting in increased breakout activity.
Here are helpful tips to transition your skin during the seasonal changes:
Re-asses your current skin care routine:
We’re all busy and don’t often take the time to re-assess our skin care routine. What’s working, what’s not? What isn’t feeling right? What can I add to ensure even better results? If you’re not sure about your skincare routine email us at xx and we will offer you our advice.
Increase your exfoliation
Exfoliation is proven significantly improve the skin in many ways. From lightening summer sunspots, reducing clogged pores and breakouts, to smoothing the skin. Our Exfoliator 2x is a double action exfoliator, combining micro-exfoliation with deep cleansing lipids to remove the build up of dead skin cells and soften and restore radiance to the skin.
Perform an at-home mini facial
Aside from professional skin treatments, treating your skin to a mini facial at home is a great way to give a boost to your skin above and beyond your regular skin care routine. You can give yourself this treatment with the Flint + Flint products following these simple steps: Cleanse, Exfoliate (concentrating on blackheads and blemished), use the Enzyme 3 Mask which is a once-a-week treatment created to clear pores, reduce the appearance of pigmentation and brighten dull, uneven complexions. Once the mask is removed focus on skin boosters such as the Flint + Flint Serum, finally moisturise the skin to keep it hydrate and lock in the benefits of the previous products. If you have done this process in the morning remember to use the Flint + Flint SPF 30 Primer to keep skin protected.
Bottom line: Season changes can definitely create change in the skin, so by following these skin tips and changing up your skin care routine, you can keep it looking and feeling its best.
SHOP THE WINTER ESSENTIALS