We tend to overlook products that are equipped with soothing and calming properties, focusing more on products that deliver targeted treatments. While having specific serums and ampoules in our beauty stash is essential, it is also important to arm our routine with products that calm the skin. They essentially aid us in relieving redness, reduce skin irritation and tackle problems such as acne (or ‘mask-ne‘ for some of us today).
For one, we can’t escape the effects of pollution inflicted on our skin – the constantly exposure to hidden and harmful airborne pollutants weakens our skin barrier. Stress and anxiety may also affect our skin adversely, leading to roughness, breakouts and dullness. With the availability of numerous beauty products and treatments, we might also tend to be enthusiastic in what we expose our skin to. When negative side effects like skin irritation kick in, calming products can come to our rescue too.
Here, we suss out the ones you need to add to cart, stat.