Acne and blackheads on the shoulders are an extremely unpleasant phenomenon and cause a lot of trouble and moral inconvenience to its owner, for example, you have to give up open types of clothing or complexes in the pool or on the beach. How to deal with this unpleasant, but rather common ailment? Fortunately, it is quite possible to recover from acne on the shoulders!
Firstly, you should understand that the shoulders, just like the chest, back, and face, are highly susceptible to any hormonal changes - and in the case of the predominance of male hormones (androgens), they begin to secrete a lot of sebum, which leads to clogged pores and spread of bacteria. What to do in this case? Pass an analysis for the ratio of hormones and receive appropriate treatment from a doctor if an imbalance is found.
You should also pay attention to your diet - acne and inflammation can be a sign of impaired metabolism, a large amount of accumulated toxins and problems with the gastrointestinal tract. So you should go on a cleansing diet for a while, which includes a large amount of fresh fruits, vegetables, green tea, dairy products and exclude everything fatty, sweet or spicy. However, after such a weekly diet, you can indulge yourself with a piece of chocolate, because the main thing in proper nutrition is to know when to stop. It will also be useful to drink a course of vitamin B, which makes the skin elastic and fresh, and also significantly increases its immunity.
Pimples on the shoulders can be dried with a light tan - however, sunbathing should be taken very carefully, since burned and weakened porridge, the skin will not be able to resist inflammation. But the golden and natural shade is also able to hide minor imperfections and traces of.
Very often, the skin is negatively affected by hair products - for example, shampoo and balm washed off the head. If you have oily skin on your shoulders, wash your face with an antibacterial gel or foam, then wipe your skin with a mild lotion with a little alcohol and apply a non-fat gel or moisturizer. For severe inflammation, you can sprinkle a little antibacterial talcum powder on the skin.
Masks can be done not only on the face, and even more so from clay, which perfectly refreshes the skin of the back and shoulders, and also fights inflammation and instantly reduces the oiliness of the skin by absorbing excess sebum and regulating the work of the sebaceous glands with the help of active minerals and salts … If there are a lot of inflamed elements on your shoulders, then you can add 2-3 drops of tea tree oil to the clay mass, which has a drying and antibacterial effect.
If the skin on your face is also problematic, then you should definitely pay close attention to hygiene and have a separate body towel. Indeed, very often bacteria from the face are transferred to the body, including the shoulders.
Try to wear clothing made from natural and breathable materials that is loose enough that does not impair blood circulation and does not hinder movement.