The Impact of Winter on the Skin

winter-impact

What impact do these cold temperatures have on your skin. This is described in the blog below. We also give 5 tips so you can prevent dry skin this winter.

What is different in the winter

A part from the fact that the temperature decreases during the winter, the humidity is also a lot lower. This makes your skin dry out a lot faster.

Your body also functions less well at low temperatures. This also applies to your skin. The sebaceous glands produce less sebum (skin fat) at low temperatures. Tallow provides a protective layer on the skin. Because less sebum is produced the skin is protected less. This can cause more dry skin and skin irritation. Continue reading “The Impact of Winter on the Skin”

5 things all men need to know about external care

external care

Paying attention to external care is often associated with femininity. Still, men pay more and more attention to their appearance. Read 5 things you as a man should know about external care.  

1. Cleanse your skin

Your skin has to endure a lot every day due to the environment and weather. Many men only use water and a bar of soap to clean their face. Water is hydrophobic. This means that dirt on your skin does not adhere to water, so this will remain on your skin. In addition, only water cannot penetrate the skin. Furthermore, a bar of soap can also dry out your skin.   Continue reading “5 things all men need to know about external care”