Basic care for acne prone skin
Three factors contribute to the formation of acne:
1) It is important to understand that acne is more like a chronic problem that needs regular care and maintenance. Any lapse in care will result in result in a relapse of acne condition.
2) Facial hygiene is important in reducing the recurrence of acne, It is important to wash your face with an anti-comedogenic facial wash. If the wash is too drying, it is important to moisturise with an oil-free moisturiser regularly.
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3) Sunblock – It is important to apply regular SPF 50 sunscreen that does not clog up the pores as exposure to UV light may result in hyperpigmentation of acne scar.
4) Identifying triggers
It is helpful to address your trigger for acne.