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Get perfect skin for the festival season

8th July 2014

The exciting festival season you've been waiting for has finally arrived and it's now that time you let your hair down and partied in style. As much as you may get an adrenalin rush from these upbeat and lively summer festivals every year, it is still important for you to ensure your skin is kept in good condition throughout this hectic festival period.

Below are a few pointers on how you can prevent your skin from breaking out in the overcrowded, bustling yet exciting festivals and information on how you can be completely festival ready.

Tip one - pack sensibly

Always remind yourself, less is better. So if you are staying overnight at a festival, it would be advisable for you to pack light and only carry items you think are absolutely essential for your time away.

Perhaps it may be a good idea for you to take multi-purpose skin products so you're able to keep your packaging to a minimum. There's no need to take too much unnecessary clothing, footwear, make-up or accessories. Keep it simple.

Tip two - invest in good quality anti-blemish cleansers

It can generally become extremely hands on at festivals and there is a greater risk for us to breakout more easily than usual. For those, who have sensitive skin already, it may be a good idea for you to equip yourself with a couple of anti-blemish cleansers to keep your skin protected from potential breakouts.

Skin experts have suggested that sebum control cleansers are ideal for busy events like these as it deep cleanses your skin and helps you keep away from any unattractive and painful pimples.

If you want to be extra cautious and have a higher chance of being pimple-free during the festival, then you could consider arranging a series of acne treatment sessions at a reputable skin clinic near you, ahead of the event.

You can discuss the laser treatment for acne procedure in greater detail with an experienced dermatologist at a sk:n clinic if you still speculating whether to go for this treatment or not.

Keep hydrated from start to finish

It is strongly recommended that you drink water regularly throughout the festival. This will keep your skin and body refreshed and hydrated considering your skin will be exposed to a lot of heat and that you'll be really active during your trip. In a nutshell, make sure you drink plenty of water to keep you going long on into the night.

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