Glosses on the skin appear when a dermis is of fat tendency. The experts divide the skin of the face into 3 different types : dry, oily or mixed skin and each person can present a typology that will require a type of care or others. The T zone of the face, that is, the forehead, nose and chin (which seem to form a T in the face) is the most tend to have fat and where black spots, pimples or acne abound.
Being able to show off a matte complexion is possible if you take into account a series of tips and cares that will reduce sebum and show a more beautiful and healthy result.
To be able to have a skin without shine it is essential that you maintain a correct routine of daily cleaning that will help youreduce the sebum produced by your skin. Therefore, it is important that you wash your face 2 times a day with a soap or special gel for oily skin, especially, you should affect the area of the nose, forehead and chin (area T) as it is the more fat usually accumulate.
If you do not want to buy a cleaner, you should know that you can prepare one yourself at home with natural products suitable to reduce skin fat. For example, vinegar is a natural astringent that will stop the sebum and, therefore, reduce glare. To take advantage of its benefits, you will only have to fill half a cup of vinegar, add half a cup of water and pour 2 tablespoons of olive or sunflower oil; Remove and clean your face with this product every day.
It is also important that, in order to have a skin without shine, you eliminate the dead cells that are stored in the dermis and that can cause the appearance of new pimples and / or pimples. To do this, you will have to exfoliate your face at least once a week, as this will help you clean the pores and remove the dirt that can be stored inside.
For this, you can buy a product already prepared in your usual cosmetics store or, if you prefer, you can prepare it yourself at home. There are many ways to make a homemade scrub but then we will discover the easiest one to prepare since you will only need a little sugar or salt. You will have to moisten your hands and take a handful of salt, apply the paste on your skin and make circular movements to encourage the complete cleaning of the pores.
In addition to this, it is important that, weekly apply a mask to treat the sebum of the skin. There are some homemade recipes that will help you reduce shine and take care of your skin by giving it the nutrients it needs to be clean and perfect. Below we will give you 2 examples but, if you want to know more, we invite you to read our article about homemade masks for oily skin:
It is perfect to balance the fat levels of the dermis and, therefore, make your face look much more unified. To prepare it you will need:
- Soy oil
You will have to mix the flour with the oil and stir until you see that you have a compact mass; You will see that it will be very thick, so we will use water to make it more liquid and, thus, easier to apply on the face. Apply it and let it act for 15 minutes.
Cucumber and lemon mask
Both ingredients get a great effect to fight the fat of the skin and get clean impurities that are on the face. You will need to:
- 1/2 cucumber
- Juice of 1 lemon
- 1 egg white
The first step is to peel the cucumber, cut it and put it in the blender. Add all the ingredients and beat everything together so that they are integrated and a homogeneous mixture is created; Then, apply the mask on the skin and let it act 15 minutes.
If you prefer to choose to buy prepared cosmetics, you should bear in mind that the choice of them is very important. Think that a person who usually has dry skin can not use the same type of moisturizer as one that has a greasy tendency, so before buying it is important that you read for what type of skin is recommended. The same goes for sunscreen and all makeup products because, a bad choice, it could make the face look brighter.
In general, if you usually have brightness, the most advisable thing is that you opt for “oil free” products, that is, without oils as these give more sebum to the skin and can worsen the health of your skin. In case of doubt, we recommend that you talk to a dermatologist to tell you which product is best for you.
In addition to this care to eliminate the brightness of the face, it is also essential that you review your eating habits because the intake of greasy products induce the skin to be more fatty and less luminous. It is important to opt for a diet rich in fruits and vegetables, low-fat foods and limit the consumption of sugars; Alcohol and tobacco are also harmful to the health of the skin and can make it appear more greasy as well as age it faster.
Not only do you have to monitor your diet, it is also important that you opt for a healthy lifestyle and follow some guidelines that will help you to be healthier. Keep in mind that the skin is a reflection of your state of health so the more you take care of yourself inside, the more you will notice on the outside. It is important to rest well and devote at least 8 hours a day to sleep, think that when we sleep the skin is oxygenated and restored, so it is essential that you rest to improve your appearance.
It is also important that you drink at least 2 liters of water a day to hydrate your body and make the face look much healthier and without imperfections. Physical exercise is also essential to get rid of toxins, make your body work and get your pores rid of dirt that may have accumulated.