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Did you know that June is “Beautiful in Your Skin” Month? It’s the perfect time to celebrate the unique beauty that resides in each and every one of us. In an age where beauty standards are often distorted by filters and Photoshop, this event serves as a reminder that every skin tone, type, and texture is beautiful in its own right. From fair to dark, oily to dry, smooth to textured – every type of skin carries its own charm and character. Your skin is a manifestation of your individuality and it speaks volumes about who you are and your life journey. It bears witness to every laugh, every frown, and every surprise life has thrown your way.

To help you make the most of this special month and to focus on prioritizing the overall health of your unique skin, LaBellaRX is bringing you the following skin care tips from the American Academy of Dermatology:

  1. Cleanse Gently, Twice a Day: Cleansing your skin is essential to remove dirt, oil, and impurities. Opt for a gentle cleanser suitable for your skin type and wash your face twice daily to maintain a healthy complexion. Avoid harsh scrubbing, as it can irritate the skin.
  2. Moisturize Daily: Hydration is key to healthy skin, and moisturizing plays a vital role in maintaining its natural moisture balance. Apply a moisturizer suited for your skin type immediately after cleansing to lock in hydration and keep your skin supple.
  3. Protect from the Sun: Protecting your skin from harmful UV rays is crucial to prevent skin damage and premature aging. The AAD recommends using a broad-spectrum sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or higher, applying it generously to all exposed areas of your body. Reapply every two hours and after swimming or sweating.
  4. Be Mindful of Your Skin’s Sensitivities: Each person’s skin is unique, and understanding its sensitivities is crucial. Pay attention to any specific triggers, such as certain ingredients, fragrances, or environmental factors that may cause irritation or allergies.
  5. Exfoliate Regularly: Exfoliation helps remove dead skin cells, revealing a fresher, smoother complexion. However, it’s important not to overdo it. Use a gentle exfoliator once or twice a week to avoid excessive irritation. Be gentle during the process to prevent skin damage.
  6. Treat Your Skin with Care: Handle your skin with gentle care, avoiding excessive touching, picking, or squeezing of blemishes or pimples. Such practices can lead to scarring or skin infections. If you have concerns about acne or other skin conditions, consult a dermatologist for personalized treatment options.
  7. Stay Hydrated and Eat a Balanced Diet: Proper hydration and a balanced diet can contribute to healthy, radiant skin. Drink plenty of water throughout the day to keep your skin hydrated from the inside out. Additionally, incorporate a variety of fruits, vegetables, and whole foods into your diet to provide essential nutrients for skin health.
  8. Get Quality Sleep: Adequate sleep is essential for skin rejuvenation and overall well-being. Aim for 7-8 hours of quality sleep each night to allow your skin to repair itself and wake up to a refreshed complexion.
  9. Avoid Smoking and Limit Alcohol Consumption: Smoking and excessive alcohol consumption can have detrimental effects on your skin’s health. These habits can contribute to premature aging, uneven skin tone, and other skin issues. Quit smoking and consume alcohol in moderation to maintain healthier skin.

To learn more about skin care products and procedures at LaBellaRX, visit or call (251) 621-4950 to schedule a consultation.