There are several reason to use a face scrub in skin care. Scrubs work by removing dead skin, leaving behind a layer of younger, healthier skin behind. Regular use of an exfoliant can keep skin smooth and glowing, by constantly exposing new skin. Many face scrubs also include moisturizers, so they nourish the skin while removing dead skin. Use of a face scrub can also remove lingering facial makeup with may not have been totally cleaned earlier.
Scrubs are an important part of the skin care regimen. Scrubs help to remove dead skin cells allowing for other product to penetrate better. The over use of a scrub can cause dehydration and other skin issues over time. If you are using other chemical exfoliants be careful not to overdo it with a scrub. When deciding to use a scrub on a regular basis, remember these key elements: use them in moderation, be gentle and don't use a scrub over inflames or pus acne.