Lately, our checklist of items to take with us upon leaving the house has grown…
Keys…check. Cell phone…check. Wallet…check. Mask? Yes, check that too.
Due to the recent mandate from Governor Polis requiring mask wearing in public spaces until the middle of September (at the earliest), we want to make sure you know how to properly protect the area of your face that is being covered. Masks aren’t the easiest on your skin, so if your skin is a wreck lately, we’re here to tell you why.
When you experience breakouts due to wearing your mask, you’re experiencing mask acne or “maskne” as it is popularly termed.
So, what causes Maskne?
So you’ve got Maskne – how do you treat it?
Here’s what we recommend:
(Note: please don’t go out and buy random products that will strip your face of all good oils, contain too high of strengths of any one of these above ingredients, and cause more harm than good. If you need a product recommendation from our experts, our certified aestheticians would love to meet you. We offer consultations for FREE at both our Denver and Greenwood Village locations. We’ll perform a Visia consultation and we promise you will love learning about your skin. Ok…back to it…)
TREATMENT SPECIAL WHILE THE MASKS STAY ON:
Don’t have Maskne, and don’t want it? Here’s how you can avoid it…
If you have any questions that you feel only a skin care professional can answer, please get in touch! We’re linking our contact us form, so you can ask us anything. Thanks for letting us unmask maskne with you.
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