9 Bad Habits That Stand Between You & Great Skin

by Elegance Makeup: Looks By Uhuru

Nice SkinWe are all guilty of them. Sometimes we even do them unknowingly. But these nine habits are ones that can stand between you & having great skin. Are you guilty of these?


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Touching Your Face Throughout the Day


** RESULT **

Acne breakouts & rash irritations





Using Oily Hair Sprays & Pomades


** RESULT **

Oils leak onto the face – causing acne breakouts





** RESULT **

Causes pre-age wrinkles & frown lines



Wearing Oil-based Makeup & Moisturizers


** RESULT **

Clogged pores




Not Enough Water


** RESULT **

dehydrates skin, causing it to become dull


drink 8 to 10 ounce glasses per day to hydrate skin & flush impurities



Lack of Fruits & Vegetables


** RESULT **

Not eating several servings of fruits & veggies each day causes the body & skin to lack essential vitamins & antioxidants that protect skin cells & promote anti-aging



Sleeping in Makeup


** RESULT **


Clogged pores & slows down the body’s proper skin renewal & restoration that takes place while you sleep



Skipping Sunblock


** RESULT **


Sun damaged, dry, pealed or cracked skin conditions (especially in the fall & winter months)



Skipping Professional Advice


** RESULT **


Seeking proper dermatologist insight to treating breakout & skin care may help prevent future eruptions.


How many of you out there have subscribed to some  – or all – of these bad habits? What did you do to break free of them? Please share your experiences below. 🙂

About the Author:

For over 14 years, Chicago native Uhuru Freeman has been a face of many artistic and creative ventures such as dancer, singer, competitive beauty model & more.  Uhuru is the founder of Elegance Makeup where she’s made it her mission to not only enhance one’s beauty from the inside out, but to encourage and teach beauty from within.
Visit Elegance Makeup at www.enchanted-elegance.com for more information or to book your very own elegant experience.

One Comment to “9 Bad Habits That Stand Between You & Great Skin”

  1. The touching your face one is key. I read somewhere that that is where the myth about eating chocolate breaking your face comes from. They said that chocolate does break your face out, not by eating, but by having it on your hands and touching your face…

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