Some people have perfect skin without ever having take special care of it. Others however are not so lucky and frequently have skin problems such as dry skin, oily skin, or other skin conditions. If your skin needs some extra care, you need to know the type of skin you have to make sure that you are treating it right. Let’s have a look at different types of skin that people have and how each type should be cared for.

Normal Skin

Most people just have healthy, normal skin, with few imperfections and visible pores, no extreme sensitivity and a good looking complexion. For these people skin care is relatively easy, just maintaining a healthy diet and not using any harsh skin care products should keep their skin looking beautiful.

Dry Skin

People with dry skin usually have a rather dull looking complexion, with pores that are nearly invisible, and often suffer from red patches. Their skin is also less elastic, easily cracks or peels and tends to become rough and scaly on the arms, hands and legs.

To care for dry skin it’s advisable to:
– Don’t take long showers. Long hot showers and baths dry out your skin.
– Use unscented, gentle soaps.
– Use a moisturizing cream or lotion right after showering.
– Avoid strong scrubbing when washing and drying off.

Oily Skin

Some people’s skin produces too much oil, which can cause blackheads and pimples. To care for this type of skin try to:
– Wash with a gentle soap in the morning and evening.
– Not scratch on or pop any blackheads or pimples.
– Use good quality acne facial products..

Sensitive Skin

Some people’s skin is very sensitive, which can cause blemishes or bumps, itchiness and redness. If show any of theses symptoms, try to find out what might be causing it. Avoiding the things that you are sensitive to will likely solve your skin issues. Often certain skin-care products are the culprit.
Some people have different types of skin on different parts of their body, in which case the above recommendations are valid for the type of skin that you have on a certain part of your body.

Sugarland’s med spa offers a range of skin-care products that can help you keep your skin smooth, beautiful and healthy. Contact us today for information regarding skin-care and the products that we offer.