Many people spend a lot of money on pore tightening serums, avoid using skin care products that contain alcohol, and are sure to give their nails a break in between gel polish applications. But should they really be doing this? We decided to find out more about some popular misconceptions and explain why the most widespread ones are not true.
In fact, foundation doesn’t cause skin aging. Studies show that women who use this type of makeup have younger-looking skin. The thing is, foundations and powders protect the skin from city smog, dust, and wind. Besides, the ingredients of the foundation prevent the skin from aging thanks to the antioxidants, vitamins E and C, and the useful oils. Of course, you shouldn’t use too much — you should let your skin rest from time to time and it’s also incredibly important to wash your makeup off before going to sleep.