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A skincare game plan for men this summer

19th July 2014

Just like women, men also strive to have perfect looking skin. Below are a few common do's and don'ts for men to follow this summer, if they want to escape their unsightly pimples and follow a highly effective skincare plan.

Tip one - avoid soap bars

It is advisable for people to use facial cleansers instead of soap bars because these will be more effective in getting rid of any built up bacteria and dirt on your skin as well as helping to unclog your pores. According to skin experts soap bars can wipe away the natural oils of the skin, which is not ideal as these are meant to help revive your skin.

Tip two - exfoliate your skin

Make sure you don't forget to exfoliate your skin at least 2-3 times a week. This will aid in eradicating any dead skin cells that may be present on your skin. Most importantly, it is vital to know that it encourages new cell growth, reduces fine lines, wrinkles and is meant to make shaving easier.

Tip three - get rid of any residue on your skin

It is likely for some residue of dirt, bacteria or soap on your skin to be left behind after you have washed it. To have completely clear skin, it would be a good idea to use a good quality toner and massage it in circular motion on the facial area of your skin after you have washed it with a face wash gel or some cleansing foam.

Tip four - know all about your skin type

It's important for you to know your exact skin type before you decide to purchase any skin care products. People usually have dry, oily or combination type of skin. If you're unsure and want to double check, then it may be worth speaking to an experienced dermatologist, who can give you all the information you need.

Our dermatologists at sk:n clinics are more than happy to give you a detailed overview of all the treatments like acne treatment that you have wanted to know about for a long time.

Alternatively, if you are already undergoing laser treatment for acne treatment sessions, you might want to know more about the aftercare of the procedure so your skin remains in top form at all times.

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