How to use moisturizing mask correctly for dry skin

Dry skin refers to skin with less than 10% of the water in the stratum corneum of the skin due to the reduction of sebaceous gland secretion and the increase in epidermal water loss caused by damage to the skin barrier.Its surface skin is thinner,acne and acne rarely grow on the skin, and pores are not obvious.Dry skin can be divided into two situations: lack of water and lack of oil.

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How to use moisturizing mask correctly for dry skin

Before using the mask

Step 1:Before using the mask, it is best to do an allergy test first,wipe a little mask dressing on the back of your hands, and wash it off after 30 minutes. If there is no red and itchy reaction in the application area, you can wipe it on your face.Especially for DIY masks, you should stick to the habit of doing allergy tests first.

Step 2:Before applying the mask, you should first remove makeup, wash your face,and exfoliate if necessary to facilitate the absorption of the mask, and avoid dirt and dust from entering the pores.

When the mask is in progress

Step 1:After washing the face,before applying the mask,you can wet it on the face with a hot towel for three minutes,and then massage it all over the face for three to five minutes to enhance the effect of applying the face.

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Step 2:Use a moisturizing mask,if it is a smear mask, it can be carried out at the same time as taking a bath,which is particularly conducive to hydration and absorption.The mask is very easy to dry,if used in the bath,you can avoid a strong skin tingling feeling,and you can also be free from skin moisture being sucked back by the mask!

Step 3:The order of applying the mask should be from the neck,jaw, cheeks,nose,lips,forehead,from the bottom up;around the eyes, eyebrows, upper and lower lips are not suitable for applying the mask.Be sure to pay attention to the position of applying the mask, it is best to apply it from the easy-to-dry T-shaped part first, and finally the U-zone.

After using the mask

Step 1:After the mask is applied for about 15 minutes,you can touch it with your fingers. If you don't feel sticky, you can start from the edge of the film and slowly remove it from the bottom up.In general, after the mask dries, it will cause the skin to tighten and wrinkles, so the mask should be removed immediately when it dries,and do not stay on the skin for a long time or overnight.

Special note:For masks with special texture, you can wash them according to the instructions for use time.But if you feel uncomfortable with your skin, you need to wash it immediately!Know that safety comes first.For DIY masks, it is best to wash for 15 minutes.

Step 2:After removing the mask,apply clean warm water to wash the residue on the face,then apply a cold towel to the face for a while, in order to promote pore contraction, and finally apply emollient cosmetics. Do pay attention to the convergence steps,some cleansing or exfoliating masks,if the post-treatment is careless,it is likely to cause skin damage!

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Mask use frequency time

In principle, the mask can be used two to three times a week.People with pimples, melasma and age spots on their faces can apply it once or twice a week to enhance the effect;while protein masks should not be used too often,limited to about twice a week.

Daily precautions for dry skin

1.Diet attention

Maintain a balanced diet of nutrients, such as milk,eggs,pork liver,butter, fish, shiitake mushrooms,pumpkin and fresh fruits.

2.Daily attention

In autumn and winter, special attention should be paid to replenish moisture,drink more water,and choose skin care products with high oil content to prevent dry and desquamation of the skin,which is conducive to protecting the skin and anti-aging.