How to start a skincare routine

30 Oct 2017 17:57

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So you've finally decided to take care of your skin — good for you! You're finally convinced that it's an investment in the future of your skin, which is great.  But you're probably wondering — what do you do now? How on Earth do you start a skincare routine?  The first step is finding products that you like and that work for you. But before you buy anything, the realfirst step is knowing your skin.  According to Chris Salgardo, president of skincare brand Kiehl's and author of Manmade: The Essential Skincare ">Does your skin still feel tight? You likely have dry and dehydrated skin.Is it shiny and oily?You probably have oilier skin than most.Does it look fine, with a matte appearance?Then you likely have normal skin.But hold on — let's complicate that a little bit.Some guys have combination skin, where the skin in their T-zone — the T-shaped area around the forehead, nose, lips, and upper chin, where there's a larger concentration of oil glands — is oilier than the rest of their face.Shutterstock/BIOnce you know what kind of skin you have, you can buy the appropriate biosilk renewl moisturizer ( sunscreen for your skin type. If you have normal or dry skin, your options are pretty much everything under the sun, as many products say they are for "normal to dry skin."

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