Taking care of one's skin and body is not exclusively reserved for women. Today's men also have the right to take care of themselves, to feel good about themselves and in tune with their bodies. Many beauty salons open their doors to men by offering them more and more extensive and specific ranges of treatments. Faced with this growing demand, cosmetic products have been created so that everyone can enjoy the benefits of body care at home.
Before You Begin....
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Body care for men, yes, but not just any body care
Classic" cosmetics are a significant source of pollution, and not only at the environmental level. Most of the ingredients used in their manufacture come from the petrochemical industry. Today, it is recognized that synthetic molecules penetrate the body and greatly disturb the functioning of the endocrine system. This is the reason why they have been called "endocrine disruptors". Indeed, they act as hormones increasing the effects of the latter as well as their consequences in the body.
Choosing a brand of organic skincare products means taking care of your appearance, but also your health!
Being comfortable in your own skin is not a gender issue
We live in an era where anything is possible. Taking care of yourself and feeling good about yourself is everyone's responsibility. Being a man or a woman is not the issue. It is about maintaining the body and the mind which are closely linked. Indeed, one feeds the other and vice versa. By taking care of your body, you take care of your mind. Don't you want to feel good, light, powerful, beautiful, desirable, magnetic, open to the world?
The skin, a window to your inner world
The skin is considered to be the largest organ of the human body and the heaviest. It represents a surface of 2 m² for 4 kg on average. Its condition can reveal diseases or dysfunctions from which other organs suffer.
According to the places of the body, the skin will not have the same thickness: the heels will be thicker than the eyelids for example.
Skin has many functions
In naturopathy, the skin is considered an emunctory, that is to say a purifying organ. It is mainly solicited when the liver and kidneys, which are the main emunctories, are exhausted.
Thus, skin diseases generally testify to an overloaded liver or kidney in the elimination of glues and crystals respectively. The skin has the quality of being able to eliminate both types of waste, although they are not of the same nature. It will therefore take over the detoxification process. Acne, eczema, psoriasis, and other dermatitis/oses appear...
How to take care of your skin naturally
To have beautiful skin, you need to have a good digestion. Favour a natural, healthy and balanced diet, rich in fresh and seasonal fruits and vegetables. Banish industrial dishes and junk food.
In addition, the skin needs "good" fat. The essential fatty acids omega 3 taken internally nourish the cell membranes thus softening the skin.
Zinc is the ally of problem skin. It regulates hormonal secretions, thus acting on acne attacks.
Massages, frictions, dry brushing, sweating, embalming, etc. the skin, thanks to its surface and its numerous functions, has an important role in the general detoxification process of the body. By stimulating it, you activate the blood, lymphatic and energetic circulations.