5 Astringents For Oily Skin
An astringent is a chemical compound that tends to shrink or constrict body tissues. An astringent is a good way to open and cleanse skin pores, control excessive oil secretion and reduce the appearance of acne and pimples.
In my post today, I shall list my top 5 favorite astringents that work wonders on oily skin. Have a look..
Lets go through the points:-
- Tightens pores and tones skin
- Removes all traces of grease and grime left behind after cleansing
- Feels tingly and cool when applied
- Leaves skin feeling clean, fresh and matte looking.
- Great to mix with powder-based face packs since this enhances the cooling and tightening effect
- Does not cause breakouts
- Available in a bigger size (200ml) with a spray nozzle for ease of use
Neutrogena Clear Pore Oil Eliminating Astringent
Clear Pore Oil-Eliminating Astringent is specifically formulated to effectively treat acne and help prevent future pimples and blackheads.
This maximum strength formula contains Salicylic Acid, an acne-fighting ingredient recommended by dermatologists. It penetrates deep into pores to help remove dirt, oil and makeup that can clog pores and cause breakouts. It also instantly eliminates and controls excess surface oil.
Moreover, it is gentle enough to use morning, afternoon and night, it won’t over-dry or irritate skin.
Himalaya Purifying Neem Cleansing Astringent Toner
A specially formulated Cleansing Astringent that deep cleanses pores, tones and helps to control excess oil secretion. Neem, well known for its purifying and anti bacterial properties helps in controlling acne and pimples. Also lemon and Lodh help in tightening pores and firming the skin. Leaves your skin refreshed, clear & problem free.
This unique astringent enriched with the natural goodness of Almond, Lemon, Honey and Aloe Vera extracts deep cleanses, tones and refreshes the skin. It helps in tightening pores and also works as an antiseptic astringent thereby preventing breakout of pimples in oily skin.
Clinique Clarifying Lotions
It is designed to go beyond the typical toner and also exfoliate the skin, removing dead skin cells and clearing out excess sebum. De-flakes skin’s surface to smooth, reveal clearer skin. Using cotton ball, sweep over face and throat twice daily. It helps to block blemishes to create cleaner, healthier and flawless skin.
Which is your favorite astringent?
Have you ever tried any of these products?
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