Could you be unconsciously damaging your facial hair?

Unknowingly and unintentionally, we are sometimes indulged into the habits and activities that can prove extremely harmful for our skin health. The internet is filled with huge information that we can’t even imagine. You can search and implement things available on the web according to y


Not always; sometimes the insufficient or you can say half information can act harmful to you. Not only the internet is responsible in this, taking cues and suggestions from your friends could be detrimental and due to which, you can land up with some major skin problems.

Here, in this article, we’ll let you know about some skin-sins that you should definitely avoid in order getting the healthy and glowing skin.


  • Healthy skin care routine


The skin of your face is much more sensitive than the skin on other parts of the body. Therefore, you need to adopt appropriate cleansing and upkeep routine for the healthy facial skin and hair. Improper treatment of cleansing of your facial skin can lead to many problems that can further affect the facial hair in the cases of both males and females. Thus, in order to protect your facial skin and hair from unwanted and unfavorable factors, you must start a healthy routine from today onwards.


  • Effects of using hot water


This is one of the major things that you should extremely focus upon. There are a lot of people who make use of hot water to wash their face in winter particularly. But do you have any idea how much damage hot water can cause to your facial as well as bodily skin?

Using hot water for a bath could be extremely damaging for your skin. Your skin and hair can turn into the super dry situation because hot water eliminates all the oils present in your skin and hair. Thus you can lose all the natural moisturization by washing your face with hot water.



  • How razor can affect the skin of men’s face?


If you are a male and you like the clean shaven look, then make sure that you use sharp razors to cope with the job at hand. We are saying so because blunt razors or the razors with poor quality can cut your face. Also, it may badly affect the growth of your facial hair.

Putting too much pressure on your skin with a blunt razor to get a close shave can make the skin rough and irritated. So, it is always better to invest in the decent swivel head razor to get a closer shave. Also, change the blades regularly so as to avoid skin irritation or any harm to the facial hair growth.


  • Beard shaving and trimming techniques


The right technique is to shave the beard in the direction of the hair growth, not against it. Beard trimming is the most difficult part of growing a beard. Never trim your beard when it is wet because the wet beard hairs won’t lay in the direction where they naturally do when the beard is dry. So, before applying any products for the trimming of beard; make sure that your beard is completely dry.

Also, avoid over combing the beard as it can affect healthy hair growth. Try to comb or brush your beard to a few times throughout the day. There is no need to comb it every 10 minutes.



  • Over washing your face


Washing your face is extremely important in order to keep away dirt, excess oil, pimples and acne. But you need to understand that there is a difference between washing and over washing your face.

Over-washing can dry out your beard. Furthermore, using the beard and face washing products can extract the natural oils out of your skin that can result in dry hair and dandruff. So, choose your facial products very cautiously!


  • Using harsh soap other facial products


Using the harsh soap or the products with chemicals on your face can dry out the skin. The facial hair also gets affected by the different types of chemicals you use on your face. So, in order to avoid and eliminate the facial hair growth concerns, stop using the products that have chemicals. Read the ingredients of your product carefully before buying them. By making the right choice of products according to your skin type, you can possibly reduce the concerns of ingrown hairs or loss of hair.



  • Over plucking of eyebrows


If you are a female, then eyebrow and eyelashes could be the matters of concern for you. Over plucking of eyebrows can result in thin haired eyebrows. The utilization of harsh eyebrow dyes and colorants can also damage the hair growth, leaving the eyebrows to look even thinner.


  • Using steam to clean your face


Our skin requires steaming to open up the pores, but it needs to be done at a certain temperature. If the skin is not prepared to get the steam, then it can burn your face as well as dehydrate your skin and facial hair.

By taking care of all the above mentioned tips and precautions, you can surely encourage healthier hair growth in the areas of beard, moustache, eyelashes or eyebrows. If you are already suffering from facial hair loss or hair growth concerns, then you should definitely look for a good clinic that can offer you a wide range of state-of-the-art services and sound advice. By getting the expert consultation, you can get your facial hair as well as the lost confidence back!


Dr. Harkirandeep Singh

Hair Doctors Clinic in Amritsar