What is serum? Everything to know about face serum
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So I am back with the most important topic of skincare. I have never talked about this that's why I thought to share this amazing information with my readers. You are using sunscreen, cleanser, moisturizer and toner in your skincare routine but do you know you are missing most important product. I am really really impress by the face serum.
First of all, serum is not for teenagers, CTM routine is enough for them. Serum should be included in your routine when you reach mid-20. In this post I am gonna share all the details about serum so keep reading. Serum is one of the vital products but often remains unspoken. So let's know about this hot concept😂.
What is serum?
It is a concentrate of active ingredients that treats specific skin concerns and ingredients are made up of small molecules and they are powerful. The level of power of active ingredients is much higher than any cream or facial oils. Serum gives you more visible results because of active ingredients.
Benefits of serum
Serum has so many benefits as it nourishes and moisturizes the skin. It removes so many skin concerns from the root. It has the visible benefits and perks. Let take a closer look at these points.
1. Reduces fine lines and wrinkles
Serum is very lightweight and easily absorbs to the skin. The serum which contains retinol can reduce wrinkles and fine lines. Serum is must for reducing anti-aging signs.
2. Absorbs very well
Serums are very lightweight and absorb into the skin very fast without leaving the skin greasy and oily. There are different serums for different skin concerns but all are non-greasy and lightweight.
3. Hydrates the skin
Moisturizer does the same work but presence of active ingredients in the serum works very fast. The serum which contains hydrating properties is best for dry skin individuals.
4. Protects the skin from damage
Serum protects the skin from future damage and free radicals. Serums that contain Vitamin C, Vitamin E and ferulic acid prevents the skin from sun damage that can lead to premature aging.
5. Provide more visible results
Due to the presence of active ingredients it provides more visible results than any other cream or lotion.
TYPES OF SERUM
There are different types of serums that have different functions, so before choosing any serum you should know your skin concern then choose accordingly.
1. Hydrating serum
The serum that hydrates your skin deeply and gives more visible results are contains hyaluronic acid. Hydrating serum also contains Vitamin B5 that hydrates your skin and makes your skin smooth and dewy. Hyaluronic acid is the main ingredient that binds water into the skin so that skin looks more younger and plump. This also temporarily minimize the aging signs.
2. Skin brightening serum
Skin brightening serum is one of the most demanding serum. The key ingredients of this serum Vitamin C, glycolic acid, ferulic acid. Vitamin C serum proves to be more effective and most demanded serum. The serum containing antioxidants and pigment fighting ingredients makes your skin brighter.
3. Anti-aging serum
The key ingredient of this is retinol. When you reach the age of 25 you must include a anti aging serum in your routine. Retinol reduces the aging signs and wrinkles and makes your skin younger and glowing.
4. Acne prone skin and sensitive skin serum
Serum that often contains salicylic acid is go-to serum for acne prone and sensitive skin serum. It reduces the inflammation, breakouts and redness. It soothes the skin and minimizes irritation.
Where should serum be included in your skincare routine?
So now knowing about the serum, it's benefits and various types of serum. After reading all this information now you can choose your serum according to your skin concern.
The most important part is where you have to include this in your skincare routine. So you are following CTM routine. Serum should be used after cleansing your face and then lock it with moisture to work well.
After cleansing and toning your face use the serum then use your SPF and moisturizer. If you are using it before sleeping then after cleansing and toning use the serum then moisturize your face that's it.
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