Why Skincare Is More Important Than You Think

  • Posted on: Sep 15 2022
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Skincare can improve your overall health, protect you from harmful environmental factors, and even help you to look younger. Most people think of skincare as a way to improve their appearance, but there are many more reasons to take care of your skin. This blog post will explore some scientific evidence for why skincare is so important.

The Importance of Sun Protection

There is no doubt that the sun can be damaging to your skin. Ultraviolet (UV) rays can cause wrinkles, age spots, and even skin cancer. That’s why you should protect your skin from the sun – and there are a few different ways you can do this.

Ways you can protect your skin include:

  • Wearing sunscreen
  • Wearing a hat or other protective clothing
  • Staying in the shade
  • Avoiding being in the sun during the peak hours of 10 am to 4 pm

The Importance of Using Sunscreen

Sunscreen is essential to any skincare routine, but many people still don’t use it regularly. 

Wearing sunscreen is one of the best ways to protect your skin from the harmful effects of the sun, including skin cancer. There are a few reasons why people don’t use sunscreen. Some people don’t like the way it feels, some forget to put it on, and some just don’t think it’s necessary. But the truth is that sunscreen is essential for everyone, regardless of skin type. 

If you’re not using sunscreen, we urge you to start. It’s never too late to start protecting your skin!

Helpful Skin Care Tips

You can do a few basic things to take care of your skin and create a healthy skincare routine. Here are a few tips to get you started:

  • Wash your face twice a day with a gentle cleanser.
  • Exfoliate your skin once or twice weekly to remove dead skin cells.
  • Moisturize your skin every day to keep it hydrated.
  • Apply sunscreen to your skin daily to protect it from its harmful rays.

Following these simple tips can help keep your skin looking its best.

Consultations Are Available

Are you curious about your skin cancer risk or concerned about the signs of sun damage? The American Society for Mohs Surgery is here to help! Keeping your skin healthy and looking good requires a variety of skincare procedures. You can count on us for assistance. Contact us today at 714-379-6262 to schedule a consultation.

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