x Eve Woman Wellness Readers Lounge Leisure and Travel My Man Bridal Health Relationships Parenting About Us Digital News Videos Opinions Cartoons Education E-Paper Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman Travelog TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise BULK SMS E-Learning Digger Classified The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
Login ×
BTV
VAS
DCX
RMS

Gentlemen,here are some skin care tips for you

Skin Care - By Judith Muthoni | January 12th 2018 at 08:00:00 GMT +0300

I enjoy working in the field because I get to interact with a lot of people. My focus lately has been on men and how they take care of their skin. I managed to ask some a few questions in regards to how they take care of their skin and from the results I could tell that men are now showing interest in skincare.

We are in the 21st century where men are showing interest in taking care of their skin. I tell you for sure when approaching a man in regards to skincare you need a certain angle otherwise they will shut you up really fast even before you settle on your position by saying “it’s womanish”
But gone are those days. At least nowadays they are showing little love and effort to their skin.

A man’s skincare routine should be easy and fast, there is no need for several steps or multiple layers of creams. Instead look for high quality natural products and your face will thank you later. One more thing I can guarantee you is the (Woman in your life will probably steal your products too.

When it comes to following routine there’s no short cut. It has to be every morning and evening, hence you have to take a shower twice a day? So, it’s easy to follow the routine and you will be slaying with a handsome better looking complexion.

Here is a basic skin care routine for men:

Detox- I prefer detoxing first thing in the morning even before having your breakfast because detox acts as a body cleanser. It will help cleanse and flush all the unwanted toxins and impurities from your body.

Cleanse-When taking a shower, use a cleanser or a natural soap on your face, not a shower gel or just any other soap. Soap will dry out your natural oils. Stripping all your natural oils away can damage your skin and even cause signs of premature aging.

Exfoliate-This I can tell you for sure almost every man knows about exfoliating. Exfoliate once or twice a week depending on your skin type. It helps to remove the dead skin cells.

Mask-When exfoliating remember you were rubbing your skin so you need to tighten it back. Otherwise your skin will sag faster and you don’t want that. So make sure you use a mask .It helps to soothe and tighten the skin back to its normal PH.

Serum-This anti-aging baby will give life to your skin. In the morning just mix it with your face moisturizer to make your work easier. I do the same when am in a hurry. In the evening take your 5/10 seconds and massage it on to penetrate well. Our skin is very active during sleep. It repairs itself and produces new cells at a faster rate than when we are awake. Help it by having it clean by the use of correct products.

Moisturizer-I bet the last thing you want is to look like Shrek. Moisturize every morning and evening it helps to soften and hydrate the skin. If you have an Oily skin type, Look for an oil free moisturizer.

Drink enough water—Water is life


Men skin care
Be The First To Comment

Top Stories

Woman left penniless after being tricked out of Sh6 million by online dating lover
Girl Talk - By Mirror


Adele and Simon Konecki finalise divorce two years after splitting
Entertainment - By Mirror


Ingredient of the week: Sparkling (carbonated) water
Food - By Wambui Kuria


Prince Harry nicknamed 'the hostage' by royal aides ahead of wedding to Meghan Markle
Entertainment - By Mirror


Confessions: We tried the 3x3 rule in our marriage and we've never been happier
Marriage Advice - By Mirror


Homeowner thought carpet was chic grey colour until house was professionally cleaned
Your Home - By Mirror


Five secrets you shouldn’t tell your partner
Girl Talk - By Esther Muchene


Kenya’s first non-governmental gender-based violence call centre launched in Kayole
Lady Speak - By Fred Kagonye


4 ways to break a soul tie
Relationships - By Jennifer Karina


How to get rid of dark elbows and knees naturally
Hair - By Christine Koech


Latest Stories

Quick tips on how to deal with blackheads
Skin Care - By Esther Muchene


Five acne myths to stop believing
Skin Care - By Esther Muchene


Five cleansing mistakes you are probably making
Skin Care - By Esther Muchene


How to take care of your skin without using skincare products
Skin Care - By Lolita Bunde


Six things you need to know about bum acne
Skin Care - By Esther Muchene


Causes of breakouts on various parts of your face
Skin Care - By Esther Muchene


How to prevent dry hands with constant washing and sanitizing
Skin Care - By Audrey Masitsa


Six things to do for clearer skin
Skin Care - By Esther Muchene


Five common causes of adult acne and what to do about them
Skin Care - By Esther Muchene


How to care for oily skin
Skin Care - By Esther Muchene


Stay Ahead!

Access premium content only available
to our subscribers.

Or Login With Your Standard Account
Support independent journalism

Please enter your email address to continue

Support independent journalism
×
Create An Account
Support independent journalism
I have an account Log in
Reset Password
Support independent journalism
Log in