Touching your face is an easy habit to get into. The US National Institutes of Health has issued data suggesting that people touch their faces an average of 3.6 times per hour.
Without thinking, it’s easy to scratch an itch, brush away hairs, check for irregularities; or make gestures such as putting your chin into your hands or placing your hands against your cheeks while talking.
However, touching your face can cause a host of skin problems and it’s best to be aware of the risks:
Simply being aware of the risks of touching your face can help to reduce the amount you do it, making a positive difference to the health of your skin.
Professional facial treatments are a great way to work towards having clean and healthy skin. Most facials include a form of exfoliation, which works to slough away the outer layer of dead skin cells to reveal cleaner, brighter, newer skin beneath. Then massage and use of intensive serums and creams work to hydrate and nourish the skin.
Cosmedics’ Putney Beauty Salon offer a range of advanced hair removal, face and body treatments using the top of the range technology such as the CACI Ultimate, EDS Dermastamp and Guinot Hydradermie. Their Beauty Therapists are fully trained and qualified to use the powerful technology and offer an extensive choice of customisable options.
Cosmedics Beauty, 4 Disraeli Road, Putney, London, SW15 2DS