Why Facial Cleansing is Important: Benefits and Tips for Healthy Skin

19/06/2024

Why is facial cleansing important?

We can’t stress this enough, but yes facial cleansing is truly important and should be incorporated in any skincare routine! Why? We will tell you everything in this blog, plus we highlighted one of our products which can be used for facial cleansing. No worries, we’ll also tell you how to use it.

The Basics of Facial Cleansing

What is Facial cleansing?

Facial cleanser is a skincare product used to remove make-up, dead skin cells, oil, dirt, and other types of pollutants from the skin. It refreshes your skin and gives your complexion a chance to breathe. it also creates a clean foundation for you to apply products like moisturizers and serum or makeup.


How Facial Cleansing Works

Facial cleansers are often seen as soap, but it is definitely not the same thing as soap. Face cleansers contain ingredients specifically formulated for facial skin, while soap contains harsh chemicals that can dry out skin and cause other issues. Cleansers contain a chemical or natural compound that absorbs makeup, dirt, oil and other impurities, which is then washed away during rinsing.

The Benefits of Regular Facial Cleansing

Regularly incorporating a facial cleanser into your skincare routine can make a world of difference. A good facial cleanser offers a range of benefits that contribute to the overall health and appearance of your skin. Some key benefits of regular facial cleansing are:

  • Clearer skin because of deep cleansing.
  • Maintaining proper hydration.
  • Preventing breakouts.
  • Enhanced absorption of skincare products.
  • Slowing down the aging process.
  • Stress relieving.


Removing Dirt, Oil, and Impurities

A common benefit of cleaning your face is obviously the removal of dirt, oil and other unwanted debris. During the day our skin on our face is covered with bacteria, pollutants, viruses, dirt and old (dead) skin cells. Daily facial cleansings remove these impurities and give your skin a fresh look. But there are more benefits of facial cleansing, keep reading!


Boosting hydration

Hydration is essential for skin health. A dehydrated skin can look wrinkled and aged, and can feel dry and rough. Cleaning your face helps managing the PH levels of your skin, which results in a skin that feels soft and has a healthy glow.


Preventing breakouts

Besides removing dirt, facial cleansing deeply cleanses pores and clears them of debris to prevent dirt buildup. This allows the sebum oil to reach the skin surface unimpeded, which decreases the chances of a breakout.


Enhanced absorption of skincare products

Facial cleansing tones and prepares your skin to receive all the benefits from other skincare products. Imagine the feeling of a fresh and clear skin that can truly enjoy your favorite serums and creams. Feels good right?


Slows down aging

Obviously, we cannot stop aging because this is a natural process. But we can slow it down a little. Regular cleansing can contribute to maintaining a youthful skin. It promotes cell turnover and reveals fresher skin underneath.


Stress relieving

Not only physical benefits appear from facial cleansings, but it can also relieve stress and make you feel relaxed. A soothing evening skincare routine provides an opportunity to unwind and practice self-care. So what are you waiting for? Start incorporating facial cleansing today and pave the way to a more confident, glowing you!

How to achieve a healthy glowing skin from home?

Our skincare products can help you with that! Elevate your skincare routine with our advanced cleaning brush. The Silk’n Bright lux makes it easy to clean your face. It is waterproof, so you can take it with you while taking a shower, and it is designed to reduce puffy eyes, boost collagen, tighten skin, and minimize pores for a more youthful look.

FAQ

How often should I use a facial cleanser?

It’s recommended to cleanse your face twice a day. So once in the morning and once before bed. Having dry or sensitive skin? Then you might opt for cleansing once a day to prevent over-drying?


Do I need a specific type of cleanser for my skin type?

Yes, it’s important to use a cleanser that fits your skin type. For oily skin it’s best to look for cleansers that control excess oil. If you have dry skin, go for a hydrating formula. For a sensitive skin you should choose a gentle and fragrance-free cleanser.


How often should I use a facial cleanser?

Yes, most facial cleansers are suited for removing your makeup. Although, if you wear heavy makeup or waterproof makeup, you might consider using a separate makeup remover before your facial cleansing.