As the day breaks and the sun rises from beyond the hills, they come alive with the sound of music. We will give you more reasons to break into a song and embrace the new day. Everyone tells us that the morning hours set the mood and the rhythm for the day. Then why not begin every morning looking and feeling your best?
Sounds good? Then this article will help you create new upsides and a remarkable mood to win the day. Here is a morning skincare routine that will make you go ‘Carpe Diem’.
Face the day with a fresh face
When you sleep, there is a build-up of dirt and oil on your face. So the first thing you need to do when you wake up is to clean your face. This will not only refresh your skin but will keep it healthy and nourished.
Pro tip: When you apply the cleanser, do so in gentle circular motions. This will not only clean your face but improve blood circulation, reduce puffiness and give you a radiant glow.
BB Must-Have: Garnier Men Turbo Bright Face Wash
It boasts of a double action: Pollution attack and deep cleaning. It is strong to tackle men’s thick and harsh skin and also helps remove remnants of oil, dirt and pollution.
Enjoy the sun safely
The most important rule of beauty routines – never, ever step out without wearing sunscreen. It not only protects from the damaging rays of the sun but also helps prevent sunburn, premature ageing and cancer.
Pro tip: The skin takes 30 minutes to absorb the sunscreen. So try to give it half an hour before stepping out to maximize the benefits.
BB Must-Have: Ponds Men Daily Defence
Powered by SPF 30, this sunscreen is non-greasy, rich in vitamins and is the first crème with SPF specially designed for men. It gives broad-spectrum UV protection and its PA++ shields your skin from ungainly dark spots.
Slather on the moisturizer
Whatever the skin type, never forget the moisturizer. It not only hydrates the skin but also keeps dryness at bay. Moreover, it maintains the skin’s pH balance.
Pro tip: Moisturize on damp skin right after a shower as your skin will absorb all the goodness easily.
BB Must-Have: Ustraa Moisturizing Cream
Enriched with a whole range of exotic ingredients, your skin will love the goodness of Bees Wax, Cedar Wood, Wheat Germ Oil moss essential oil, Shea Butter and Coconut Oil. Amazingly these components combat extra sebum from your skin yet keep your skin smooth and fresh without drying it out.
Hydrate your skin
Winters can strip the skin of moisture leaving it parched and thirsty. Come colder climes, your skin will yearn for a hydrating body lotion to will keep your skin itchy and dry-free. What it needs is intense hydration to keep it soft, smooth and supple.
Pro tip: While you moisturize your hands and face, don’t forget to apply some to your feet too.
BB Must-Have: Beardo Ultraglow Body Lotion
Infused with the potent antioxidant Vitamin E Oil, it reduces the damage done by the warm winter sun. It contains Coconut Oil with EFA making it perfect for all skin types. The Cocoa Buttercream and Lemon Oil simply boost the lotions’ powerful benefits. Don’t wait till the harsh winter is overhead, you need this now!
Reduce the dark spots
No one loves dark spots. So here’s an absolute must-have. A moisturizer that reduces dark spots. This means, you won’t just get hydrated skin but you’ll also have lesser darker and lesser sun damage.
Pro tip: Apart from moisturizing, drink a lot of water to flush out the toxins and keep your skin healthy.
BB Must-Have: Nivea Men Dark Spot Reduction
Powered with Liquorice to fight dark spots, this is specially designed for men to address their bushier and oily skin. As one of the leading companies in the field of skincare, Nivea’s breakthrough product is extra light, non-greasy and fast absorbing. Fight dark spots like a pro!
Time to brighten up
For those who crave brighter, healthier skin, face serums are your saviour. Serums are loaded with active ingredients that dive deep into the skin, reduce imperfection and give it a radiant glow.
Pro tip: Apply serum on your face in small tapping motions and allow the serum to naturally penetrate the skin. Do not rub.
BB Must-Have: Phy Vitamin C Face Serum
Now comes the top guns! For all those who are environment crusaders here is a 100% vegan and cruelty-free skincare brand for men that offers on a platter a face serum enriched with Vitamin C. Light and non-oily, this gets absorbed easily and is a miracle worker that ensures a smooth and radiant glow. The hero Ethyl Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) goes deep into the skin to bring that wonderful glow on the outside too. The product is dermatologically approved and is free of Paraben, Sulphates, Silicones, and Phthalates.
Put your best face forward and make the most of each day. Remember, when you begin the day well, chances are you’ll have a great day all day. And now great skin too. So try these super simple tips and wake up to healthy skin day after day.
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