WHAT IS YOUR SKIN BARRIER?
Our skin is comprised of lots of different layers, and your skin barrier is the outermost of them all. A healthy skin barrier seels in the good stuff like natural oils, hydration, and moisture and on the other hand it´s keeping bad things out like irritants in the environment.
WHAT CAUSES A DAMAGED SKIN BARRIER?
“Signs of a damages skin barrier can be: redness, scaly skin, tightness and irritation, sensitive or inflamed areas or eczema.” Dr. Timm Golueke
There are many reasons that can lead to a damaged skin barrier, e.g. cold or hot weather, over exfoliation, using to many active ingredients or sun damage.
HOW TO FIX YOUR SKIN BARRIER
HEAL WITH ANTIOXIDANTS
…. AND ALWAYS USE A SUNSCREEN!