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Kass Face Wash

Daily Rituals: The Art of Choosing the Right Face Wash

Introduction

To start with skincare, it is essential to create a solid base for the same with the Right Face Wash. Every skin type is different & every skin deserves the right product & skincare regime, may it be face wash, serum, or moisturizer. To complete the first step of natural skincare includes the need to cleanse away impurities, excess oil & external factors like environmental pollutants to gain a fresh & energized look. Hence, Face wash is a fundamental component of any skincare routine. 

Why is Face Wash so important?

Washing your face with the right product = fresh & glowing skin. 

As external aggressors tend to mix with the sebum present in our skin which causes clogged pores that lead to breakouts & other issues. The definition of a CORRECT product is a product with skin-friendly & safe ingredients that help remove dirt, makeup, and impurities to keep skin complexion looking clean and healthy. And the key to finding the right product is understanding your skin type. 

Skin Concerns According to Skin Types

1) Dry Skin

  • Dull
  • Rough, flaky, scaly
  • Tight/less elastic
  • Skin prone to fine lines, wrinkles and redness

2) Oily Skin

  • Skin appears shiny/greasy throughout the T-Zone 
  • Acne breakouts
  • Enlarged & clogged pores
  • Skin looks thick or rough
  • Blackheads

3) Combination Skin

  • Dry (area around cheeks) as well as oily (T-Zone)
  • Mild breakouts and dryness at the same time
  • Larger pores in the T-Zone

4) Sensitive Skin

  • Red, swollen, and itchy skin.
  • Skin redness that presents with or without swelling.
  • Skin that stings or burns.
  • Rashes or hives.
  • Dry skin that may crack, blister, or bleed.
  • Patches of skin that feel dry, hard, and leathery

Types of Face Wash 

  • Gel Face Wash

A gel face wash is a lightweight formula, just like our Kass Everyday Face Wash which is gentle yet washes off any cosmetic, makeup, dirt & excess oil from the skin. Hence, it is suitable to be incorporated into the natural skincare routine of Oily and Combination skin types. 

  • Foam Face Wash

It is suitable for Oily and acne-prone skin types. A foam face wash can have various lather levels. Kass Oil Cleanse Face Wash has a foam pump that directly provides you with a satisfying foam amount that works as a great face wash for acne-prone skin as it does not over-exfoliate the skin. It’s ideal for makeup removal and cleansing since it rinses off easily, leaving behind soft and smooth skin.

  • Cream Face Wash

It is suitable for Dry and sensitive skin types. Besides removing dirt, excess oil, and makeup, Kass Moisturizing Face Wash, a cream-based face wash offers soothing and moisturizing benefits with its comforting texture. It produces a lather while targeting specific skin issues like dryness or acne. Hence, it works as a face wash for normal skin, dry skin & sensitive skin face wash.

Ingredients in Face Wash for All Skin Types

Clean skincare = Healthy, Glowing skin. 

1st Step- Remove all makeup, dirt, and environmental pollutants from the day.

2nd Step- Start fresh by choosing a face wash product with hydrating ingredients to soothe the skin and prep it for the next step.

“Cleansing twice a day is a must”

Dry Skin

Look for

Look out for

  • Aloe vera
  • Coconut oil
  • Vitamin E
  • Algae extract
  • Jojoba oil

 

  • Salicylic Acid
  • Alcohol
  • Parabens
  • Fragrances

 

 

Oily Skin

Look for

Look out for

  • Neem extract
  • Salicylic acid
  • Peppermint oil
  • Aloe vera
  • Papain

 

  • Alcohol
  • Parabens
  • Fragrances
  • Parabens
  • Phthalate
  • Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS) / Sodium laureth sulfate (SLES)
  • Propylene glycol

 

 

Sensitive Skin

A hypoallergenic face wash is ideal for people with sensitive skin. That’s because it’s ultra-mild and free of harsh chemicals.

Look for

Look out for

  • Glycerin
  • Aloe Vera
  • Cucumber extract
  • Calendula extract
  • Coconut oil or derivatives

 

  • Alcohol
  • Parabens
  • Fragrances
  • Parabens
  • Phthalate
  • Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS)/ Sodium laureth sulfate (SLES)
  • Propylene glycol

 

 

Combination Skin

Look for

Look out for

  • Charcoal
  • Retinol
  •  Vitamin C
  • Salicylic acid
  • Hyaluronic acid

 

  • Alcohol
  • Parabens
  • Fragrances
  • Parabens
  • Phthalate
  • Sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS)/ Sodium laureth sulfate (SLES)
  • Propylene glycol

 


Conclusion

Choosing the correct face wash leads to addressing the skin concern at its root level. Many assume that face wash doesn’t do much but it’s the opposite! For example, when one uses a cream-based moisturizing face wash, then it helps the skin to NOT be dry post-wash. As post-wash dryness may seem like a temporary thing but in reality, it will slowly lead to signs of premature aging. Hence, it’s time to choose what’s right for your skin!

 

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