When it comes to the Christmas period it’s not unusual for our skin to struggle with the huge amounts of indulgence that we all partake in. Breakouts are one of the most common ways for our skin to react, which means dealing with redness pimples and areas of oiliness or sensitivity. However, this doesn’t have to be a complete disaster around the party season. There are plenty of ways to prevent breakouts before they happen and get control of them if you are unlucky enough to suffer one, when you want your skin to be looking great. Here are suggestions of five great products that you can use to control breakouts over the Christmas period so that your skin doesn’t let you down when you want to look your best.
Keeping your skin clean and free from things which will cause spots to develop, and irritation to occur, is the most important part of a breakout free skin routine, so starting your day with Dermalogica Clearing Skin Wash is essential. It helps to control breakouts of spots, blackheads, excess oil and other issues which lead to uneven skin. It contains salicylic acid as well as as a several natural antiseptics such as balm mint, eucalyptus and tea tree, which leave the skin clean, clear and properly prepped for other skin clearing treatments.
It’s not just young people who have to deal with breakouts, and even those of us with ageing skin will have to suffer the odd pimple every now and again. This serum from Dermalogica is a multi-functional product which contains salicylic acid to reduce breakouts, as well as accelerating cell turnover to reduce the signs of skin aging. It’s the perfect product for keeping your skin in looking youthful and blemish free.
If you want to get ahead of the curve when it comes to keeping your skin free from impurities then using a cleanser which will remove excess oil and deep cleanse the skin is the way to go. This cleanser from Dermalogica uses kaolin and green clays which will lift away spot-causing sebum, while using calming cucumber and sage to soothe any irritation that your skin might be suffering, limiting the chances of a breakout.
If you are unlucky enough to suffer from a breakout over the Christmas period this skin clearing booster from dermalogica can help to get your skin back to normal within 15 minutes. it contains bacteria killing ingredients which work with the skin to minimise the appearance of spots while preventing over drying and soothing irritation.
Using a product which is applied to the skin overnight is a great idea at this time of year, as it gives your skin a chance to heal while you’re sleeping. This clearing gel is designed to help clear skin congestion and contains complex of vitamins and other ingredients which inhibit the growth of bacteria and stimulate the skins natural healing process. It also contains salicylic acid to get rid of pore clogging skin cells and tea tree oil which is a natural antiseptic.