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Five Tips to Switch Up Your Skin Care for Spring


As we bid farewell to the chilly days of winter and embrace the warmth of spring, it’s time to give our skincare routine a seasonal refresh. Just as we adapt our wardrobes to suit the changing weather, our skin also requires adjustments to thrive in the new season. Here are five essential tips to ensure your skin stays healthy, radiant, and protected during springtime: 

  1. Exfoliation is Essential

Say goodbye to dull, winter skin by incorporating regular exfoliation into your routine. Removing dry, dead cells and unclogging congested pores allows your skin to absorb nutrients more effectively, promoting a luminous complexion. However, remember not to overdo it, as excessive exfoliation can compromise your skin barrier. Opt for gentle exfoliants suited to your skin type to reveal smoother, brighter skin without irritation.

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  1. Add Antioxidants

Shield your skin from environmental aggressors such as pollution and UV radiation by introducing antioxidant-rich products into your regimen. Vitamin C serums are particularly effective in repairing damage and protecting against free radicals. Consider incorporating an antioxidant serum or treatment, like our Intraceuticals Oxygen Facial, to boost your skin's defense mechanisms and promote a youthful glow.

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  1. Lighten the Load

As the temperatures rise, swap out heavy winter creams for lightweight moisturizers that provide adequate hydration without feeling greasy or sticky. Look for formulas that are water-based and non-comedogenic to prevent clogged pores and breakouts. Transitioning to lighter textures will keep your skin feeling fresh and comfortable throughout the day.

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  1. Step up your SPF

With longer daylight hours and increased outdoor activities, it's crucial to ramp up your sun protection. Apply a broad-spectrum sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or higher every morning, regardless of whether you plan to spend extended periods outdoors. Reapply every two hours, especially if you're sweating or swimming. Protecting your skin from harmful UV rays not only prevents sunburn but also reduces the risk of premature aging and skin cancer.

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  1. Clean Your Cabinet

Spring cleaning isn’t just for your home—it's also essential for your skincare stash. Take inventory of your products, checking for expiration dates and signs of degradation. Discard any expired or outdated items, as they may harbor harmful bacteria or lose their efficacy over time. Use this opportunity to explore new products and formulations that cater to your evolving skincare needs.

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As you embark on your spring skincare journey, remember that consistency is key. Consult with our skincare experts at our Well & Being Spa to develop a customized plan tailored to address your specific concerns and goals. With the right products and a diligent routine, you can achieve a radiant complexion that blooms along with the flowers this spring.

Our providers are ready to help you create a plan to address your springtime needs with well-formulated products that drive results.