De-Stress Your Skin In 4 Simple Steps

September 26, 2014

Do you find it difficult to relax and de-stress your skin, especially when it’s breaking out? Take a break from the heavy makeup routine and treat your skin to a nourishing face mask once a week to lock-in the moisture.

Not only will your skin feel better, but it will also look hydrated and feel gentle to the touch. Here are just four simple ways to treat your skin when it’s had a rough week.

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La Roche-Posay Toleriane Riche 40ml, $27.99

What does it do?

Locks in moisture, and helps to prevent dry skin and premature ageing.

The number one reason our face feels dry and tight is because of over-cleansing and not enough moisturising. To keep skin feeling hydrated, it’s best to moisturise both day and night – your nightly moisturiser should be thick and extremely hydrating.

Apply onto the forehead, cheeks, and chin then dab into the skin in a circular motion on the cheeks, and an upwards motion on the forehead and neck.

Hydraluron Moisture Boosting Mask, $29.99

What does it do?

Helps to boost the moisture on dry or damaged areas on the face.

Indeed Laboratories have formulated the perfect moisture boosting facemask that uses 3D timed release hyaluronic acid. Just one mask helps to boost moisture in the skin, and prevents dry patches and premature ageing that come with more mature skin.

Simply press the sheet over your face, and push the product into problem areas such as the forehead and cheeks. Relax for 15 minutes, and allow the product to sink into your skin before applying a moisturiser over the top.

Moreish Euphoria Cream Cleanser 200ml, $14.99

What does it do? 

Cleanses the skin without over-drying trouble areas such as acne or scarring.

Anything with aloe vera will help to relax troublesome skin, and when used on a regular basis will clear it of any spots or pimples. Did you also know that aloe vera works as an anti-bacterial when applied on the skin? This is especially useful if you suffer from chronic acne, and have trouble finding a gentle cleanser which doesn’t strip the skin of it’s natural oils.

Skin Doctors Beetox 50ml, $59.99

What does it do?

Helps to renew the delicate skin on the eyes and face through the production of collagen and elastin.

Perfect for women who have more mature skin, since bee venom is packed with vitamins and nutrients to decrease the appearance of lines and wrinkles. The product fools the skin into thinking that it’s been exposed to melittin, and as a result helps it to bounce back into shape.

Image via Crush Beauty Center

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