When it comes to skin care, men have traditionally kept it simple. However, more men are now pursuing healthier, younger-looking skin, making it a great time for men to evaluate their skin care routine and learn more about how to take care of their body’s largest organ.
If you do notice any changes, play it safe and schedule an appointment with your dermatologist. Apply an even layer of any of the aforementioned masks to clean, dry skin, leave on for minutes, then rinse off thoroughly with lukewarm water.
She suggests choosing products (cleansing, moisturizing, and anti-aging) that have hydrating formulas. And, of course, drink around eight glasses of water a day. "For oily or acne-prone skin, a salicylic gel or benzoyl peroxide wash works great," says Dr. Ava Shamban, a dermatologist in Santa Monica. "For dry mature skin, use either a moisturizing glycolic or milky cleanser. For skin with brown spots or melasma, use a brightening wash, such as an alpha hydroxy acid cleanser." We spoke with dermatologists and top beauty experts to put together a list of some of the best skincare tips.