How To Choose A Good Male Body Lotion?
Most men think that buying a body lotion is not something they should pay much attention to. All you need to do is grab the first one you lay your eyes on, right? Well, not exactly!
Different lotions will do different things, soothe different skin types and contain different ingredients. These are some of the things you need to take into account before making the final decision.
In the following paragraphs, we are going to give you some advices to help you chose the best body lotion for men.
If possible, you should always go for products made up of natural ingredients (especially if you have sensitive skin). Here are some of these natural ingredients you should look for:
Shea butter creams and lotions are becoming increasingly popular because they help the body fight inflammations and infections. These properties will help with wound and scars healing. It will also make your skin softer, lock in the moisture and make your skin silky smooth.
Sunflower oil is great for skin since it will keep it moisturized and boost collagen production. It also contains vitamins A and E.
Jojoba oil is good for all skin types but it is especially helpful for taking care of dry skin. It contains a whole range of minerals, proteins and some waxy substances which make the skin soft and gentle.
Aloe vera is one of the more versatile plant out there. Most people use it for treating acne but it will also do wonders for dry skin, fighting inflammation and scars.
Other Things To Look For In A Body Lotion For Men
In addition to ingredients, there are a few more things you need to pay attention to. Those are:
It may sound strange but I didn`t mean read books :) You should always read the labels on your skincare products. Check out the ingredients, manufacturer and recommended skin type to get a better idea of the product itself and whether you should buy it of not.
Get To Know Your Skin
Before you even go out and look for a good body lotion, you should get to know your skin - is it dry or oily, are there any substances you are allergic to, is your skin sensitive? You need to keep all this in mind and buy accordingly.
You probably don`t need me to say you this, but you need to buy according to the current state of your skin. This is especially important if you have sensitive skin and you are successible to flare outs.