Video: Features Of Sensitive Skin
The skin is the strongest and most complex human organ, the state of which instantly reflects all the processes taking place in the body. The owners of sensitive skin have additional problems. It is completely impossible to predict her reaction to any external stimuli, including cosmetics. Location: Location: Sensitive skin type can be either congenital or acquired. In the second case, improper cosmetic care and stress leads to increased sensitivity. Dry skin is often hit. It is very gentle and with constant exposure to strong external stimuli, it can lose its independent ability to resist them.
A distinctive feature of sensitive skin is a quick response to an unsuitable cosmetic product. Sometimes a similar reaction is mistaken for an allergic rash, but this assumption is erroneous. Allergies appear only 3-5 hours after applying the cream or lotion, while sensitive skin instantly becomes covered with spots or rashes, itching appears.
The main signs of sensitive skin include a feeling of tightness, irritability, frequent redness, rapid sunburn, itching and flaking under the influence of ultraviolet radiation and in dry air. Typically, irritation affects the T-zone, the skin around the eyes, the neck and décolleté.
Hypersensitivity of the skin can appear for both physiological and psychological reasons. The former include genetic inheritance, hormonal levels and a tendency to allergies. The second - constant nervousness and overwork, inability to withstand daily stress.
Sensitive skin is very difficult to take care of. First of all, the correct cosmetics must be selected. Creams, foams and gels for washing, tonics and lotions should not contain active allergens. It is best to use a line of products specifically designed for sensitive skin. They contain soothing additives and light oils: panthenol, calendula, chamomile extract, etc. It is good to use liquid creams with the addition of allantoin. This substance has practically no side effects, gives smoothness and protects against sunburn.