~In recent years, technicians have noticed an increased incidence of sensitive skin conditions. This is due mainly to improper use of products, harmful ingredients and environmental aggressors. It is important to educate clients on the importance of safe ingredients and maintaining a healthy skin care regimen.
~An effective moisturizer for sensitive skin prevents moisture loss, decreases redness and fights against UV damage.
~Factors such as heat, cold, wind, sun, dry climates, pollution, stress and medications, attack the skin and cause premature aging. Ingredients work synergistically to fight against these harmful environmental stressors.
~The most common cause of sensitive skin is genetics. However, many characteristics of sensitivity such as inflammation and flare ups, can be controlled and prevented through diet and a protective skin care regimen. Stay away from products that contain artificial; coloring, fragrances and preservatives.
~Dryness and dehydration are common characteristics of sensitive skin. It is not only important to protect the skin, but also to use products that are nourishing and moisturizing in order to achieve the healthiest overall skin condition.