A Practical Guide to Caring for Sensitive Skin
This blog is a comprehensive guide filled with practical tips and high-performance product suggestions from CHOSEN® By Dermatology to ensure your sensitive skin receives the gentle care it deserves. As CHOSEN® commemorate four years of dedicated skincare expertise, the pinnacle of this celebration will be the CHOSEN4You Conclave on February 4th, 2024. This conclave celebrates milestones and shared successes, highlighting the cherished bond with their loyal customers and CHOSEN® community.
1. Choosing a Mild Cleanser:
The foundation of caring for sensitive skin lies in selecting a gentle cleanser. Opt for a mild option such as Cetaphil Gentle Skin Cleanser, known for maintaining moisture balance without irritating.
2. Emphasizing Hydration:
Hydration is crucial for sensitive skin. If you have dry skin, consider using Peptide Therapy Creme face moisturizer for nourishment. The OptiMISTWaterBody® Aqua face moisturizer is lightweight for oily and sensitive skin. Regardless of skin type, prioritising hydration is vital for a healthy complexion.
3. Protecting with SAFESCREEN®:
Shield your sensitive skin from harmful UV rays by incorporating a silicone-free, mineral sunscreen like SAFESCREEN® Brigade Road into your daily routine. Consistent application, regardless of the weather, protects against potential damage.
4. Bedtime Repair Routine:
Include a specialised skin repair serum in your nighttime routine. Serums like Redcovery® tranexamic acid serum or Peptide Therapy Intense Repair Gel can help reduce skin sensitivity and strengthen the skin barrier, contributing to overall skin health.
5. Avoiding Harsh Ingredients:
Sensitive skin reacts negatively to harsh ingredients. Opt for products free of fragrances, parabens, and other potential irritants to minimise the risk of skin issues.
6. Prioritizing Patch Testing:
Conduct a patch test on a small skin area before fully incorporating new products into your skincare routine. This precautionary step helps prevent potential skin issues and ensures the products are compatible with your sensitive skin.
Incorporate these steps into your daily skincare routine to mitigate redness, itching, and discomfort commonly associated with sensitive skin. Sensitive skin demands thoughtful care, and by following these practical tips, you can create a skincare routine that promotes a healthy and radiant complexion.