Although summers is a good season for the ones who want to have a good tan it is important to take care of your skin as well. Sitting in the sun means you are exposed to the dangerous UV rays which can be harmful to the extent that it can even cause cancers. Hence for a good tan, you have to take a few steps and follow the necessary tips in order to get a healthier tanning experience. These tips will also help you prevent wrinkles and premature aging signs.
Always know the product details
A lot of sunscreens and sunblock creams are available in the market under different brand names. But it depends on your skin type which sunscreen is going to suit you more. Sunscreens which are available in the market usually have different SPF number which means Sun Protecting factor. Now you must know how long your skin can stay in the sun without sunburn. SPF number is calculated simply by multiplying the time your skin burns while unprotected with the SPF number mentioned over your sunscreen. This calculation will let you know for how long the sunscreen will protect your skin from UV rays and when to apply it again.
Always use Sunscreen
One of the common practices we perform is we only apply tanning oil on the skin if we want a good quick tan. Though it does give you a fast tan but damage your skin like hell. The reason being we forget to apply sunscreen prior to the oil. This will let our skin to be directly exposed to the dangerous sun rays which are harmful.
Keep your skin clean
Applying a lot of products on your skin is always never a good idea. One simple step to get healthy and nourished skin is to cleanse your skin properly and regularly. Dirt particles are more attracted towards the skin if it is damp or moist. So after applying these products on your skin, always go for cleansing it properly. Exfoliation could be one great option for that purpose. It will remove all the dirt and debris from your skin pores and make it clean. This step for at least once in a week will also let the products work more efficiently on your skin.
Be Precise while using skin products
Always be careful while using skin products. Never use the products for too long on your skin. Carefully note the time and strictly follow it to apply any product on your skin. If you are giving 10 minutes to your back is exposed to the sun while applying the tanning oil, then accurately follow the same time for the front as well. This will give equal results on both sides. Also, be precise in applying the amount of the product to the skin.
Moisturizing is always a good idea to get amazing skin. Some people don’t use moisturizers during summers as the skin is already sweating. It is never a good idea to skip moisturizers from your skincare routine. Moisturizing your skin even in summers will slow down the aging process. Go for the products with natural ingredients like aloe Vera. Moisturizers are good for protecting your skin from early aging signs, as dry skin will look older even if you are in your 20s. These will help balance the pH of the skin and prevent it from wrinkles as well. There are a lot of moisturizing products available in the market. You can also use moisturizing sprays and body oils for the purpose. These are particularly made considering the summer season.
Give equal time to your hair
While taking care of your skin, never forget to spare a little time for your hair as well. As the summer season is equally damaging for the hair as well. So follow a proper hair care routine to avoid any hair problems. Heat can make your hair dry and cause breakage. Dry hair will also be the cause of other hair problems like dandruff, or itching. Use hair oils for massage, good shampoo, and conditioners to prevent these damages and for getting smooth and lustrous hair.