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sleep is real! No matter how busy you are, you need to catch those ZZZs
irrespective of your schedule to keep your skin youthful and glowing!
as it seems, your pillowcase could be responsible for acne, particularly when you are a
sideways sleeper. This is because your face touches the pillowcase for the
entire duration while you are sleeping.
something which is in contact with your face would contribute a lot in deciding
its condition, and pillow is no exception. This is perhaps why your pillow
might be the real culprit behind acne.
concept is pretty simple. You spend around 8 hours sleeping, and all these
hours, your face is in constant contact with the pillow.
a result, whatever is on your face, from germs to dirt and sebum, can be found
on the pillow. This way you might rub off some of your facial bacteria onto the
this is where the problem starts. More often than not, you are going to spend a
few more night using the same pillowcase. As a result, the bacteria which made
their way from your face to the pillow again come in contact with your face and
keep irritating it, night after night.
can take a toll over your skin and can affect it largely. Further, even if you
do not have any breakouts currently, but your partner has. Chances are high
that bacteria would travel all the back their pillow to yours, thus leading to
way a dirty pillow not only leads to breakouts but can also make your entire
night skin care routine futile.
this is not the case as long as it is clean and well-maintained.
is not just about the bacteria from your face which could start breeding at the
pillowcase, but the hair products as well. If you use strong products, they can
start building up on your pillow, thus leading to breakouts.
it turns out, in the end, it is no more about the pillowcase material but about
Many years ago in China someone
noticed that workers working manually with silk material have unusually young
looking hands…. Is this a myth or truth? We are not sure but silk pillowcase
can make your sleep nicer and potentially your skin and hair looking better…
you can try. No risk here…
Preventive Steps to Adopt
what can be done to get rid of acne? Here are some ideas!
just gave you another reason why you must wash your face before sleeping.
Washing your face would ensure that there is no no build up, makeup, bacteria
and dirt accumulation on your bedding.
is because natural fabrics breathe better and lead to the less transfer of oil.
Further, these fabrics also prevent the build-up of products.
is one of the best ways to rescue any trapped oil, dirt and dist. However, make
sure that the detergent you use if completely skin friendly. Avoid using fabric
softener as this could make the situation worse, especially when you have an
And remember, even the best pillowcase and most healthy skin
habits will NOT TREAT acne. You need to do it with a REAL treatment. So - to
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This way it provides long lasting results irrespective of your skin type and
how do you take care of your acne? Do let us know in the comments below!