Do you commit any of these skin sins? If so, beauty expert Jill Dunn has some products to help you stop!
Solution: Use an exfoliating spot treatment that contains ingredients like salicylic acid.
Product: NeoStrata Blemish Spot Gel: $23.75, available at drugstores.
Solution: Splashing water on your face doesn’t do the job. You need a cleanser that lifts dirt and makeup off skin.
Product: Cliniderm Gentle Cleanser: $17.75, available at Shoppers Drug Mart.
Solution: Look for a skincare oil infused with lots of antioxidants will help to recharge dehydrated skin and protect it from the natural inflammatory response the body has to overconsumption of alcohol.
Product: Fresh Seaberry Moisturizing Face Oil, $57.50, available at Sephora www.sephora.ca
Solution: You can use a headset, or alternatively, you can use these handy alcohol wipes that are safe to use on your gadget’s screen. They will disinfect and keep you healthy.
Product: Life Brand Alcohol Swabs, $2.79, available at Shopper Drug Mart
Solution: Be prepared with adequate sun protection of at least SPF 30 – reapply often, and wear a hat.
Products: La Roche-Posay Anthelios Melt-in Cream SPF 45, $28, available at drugstores.
Solution: Exfoliating is good, but effective exfoliating is key. Exfoliate twice per week with a gentle exfoliator.
Product: Dermalogica Gentle Cream Exfoliant, $49.50. Available at select salons/spas. Visit dermalogica.ca for retailers.
Solution: Use a BB cream that has multiple products in one. The products work together so that none of them cancel each other’s effectiveness when combined.
Product: The Body Shop All-in-One BB Cream, $20, available at The Body Shop; thebodyshop.ca.