As a new mother, your responsibility increases manifolds since you need to take care of your new-born. But at the same time, your health also needs attention. Taking care of the skin and hair becomes very important as the exposed skin surface is prone to damage and dullness. Just Herbs understands the needs of a new mother and has come up with natural and herbal products so that you can attain glowing skin post-pregnancy.
To get an insight into post-pregnancy care, we need to first understand the skin problems that occur after pregnancy.
Skin Problems After Pregnancy
Hormonal changes and stress after pregnancy makes your skin dull, and you may develop dark patches or itchiness. Stretch marks are very common; though other issues such as pimples, acne, and dark circles around the eyes are also seen quite often. Hair loss is also very common after giving birth. Just Herbs has therefore launched Ayurvedic skincare regimen for all the new mothers so that your natural glow gets revived quickly, and you look fresh and relaxed soon after giving birth.
Post Pregnancy Tips
Opt for Ayurvedic skincare routine for your skin, which imparts a natural glow to the skin without any side effects. Follow the steps so that you get the desired results in less time.
Cleansing and Moisturising: This is the first and the vital step in achieving the lost lustre of your skin. Clean your skin with Silksplash Rehydrant Face Wash from Just Herbs. It is enriched with the goodness of neem and bitter orange for deep cleansing. Its antimicrobial properties will reduce acne and pimples safely. Use Cascade Moisturising Day Care Lotion enriched with Aloe Vera. It is the best Ayurvedic ingredient to keep the skin hydrated.
Exfoliating: Exfoliate your skin with the organic skincare regimen kit available at Just Herbs to get smooth and soft skin easily.
Tone Your Face with Rose Water: Steam Distilled Rose Water from Just Herbs is the perfect toner for all skin types with the goodness of Indian Rose, known for its beneficial properties of cooling, soothing and calming the skin.
Use a Massaging Gel: Aloe Vera messaging gel is a bliss for your skin, making it smooth, and fighting the signs of premature ageing.
Indulge In Self Massaging and Oiling: Just Herbs have launched Extra Virgin Coconut Oil for massaging your skin and hair so that you get an at-home spa experience. We understand that a new mother needs to stay home to take care of her baby. So, this pure coconut oil will make you feel radiant by just massaging it from head to toe before you go to sleep. So, while you are resting, the massaging oil does wonders for your skin.
It is very important to start taking care of your skin post-pregnancy immediately. Else, a time lag may lead to permanent damage to the skin and hair. Use herbal and Ayurvedic products as they are free from harsh chemicals and do not have any side effects.
Check out the Kimsukadi Tail for an all-round benefit. For instance, this Ayurvedic oil is beneficial to improve skin texture, reduce blemishes, delay premature ageing, remove scars, pimples and acne, and is also good for making the skin radiant and healthy.
Skin Care Ingredients to Avoid During Pregnancy
There are a number of things which must be avoided during pregnancy to prevent post-pregnancy issues. Check out the skincare ingredients to avoid during pregnancy.
Retinoid: Use of retinoid during pregnancy increases the chances of birth defects in the baby inside the womb.
Hydroquinone: This skin-lightening agent used to treat chloasma and melasma gets easily absorbed into the skin. Hence, it must be avoided while you are pregnant as its chemical properties impart a negative effect on the growing foetus.
Ammonia: It is present in almost all the hair dyes and causes skin irritation and lungs irritation. Therefore, stay away from it during pregnancy.
Toluene: Nail paints with ingredients such as toluene and ethylbenzene must be avoided as Toluene is a suspected carcinogen that is toxic, especially during pregnancy.
Fragrance: Most of the deodorants contain harmful chemicals like aldehydes, benzene derivatives, parabens, and other chemicals that increase the risk of cancer and nervous system issues.
Parabens: Paraben is the cause of breast cancer hence must be strictly avoided during pregnancy.
Take Care of Your Skin and Follow Proper After Pregnancy Tips
Vitamin A, C, E, and B vitamins are highly beneficial in imparting elasticity to the skin. Thus, select vitamin enriched organic beauty kits from Just Herbs.com to nourish your skin and make your skin healthy.
Toxins and chemicals will hamper your skin. So, opt for Ayurveda. Just Herbs understands the value of having healthy skin naturally so, we have launched products made with Indian herbs and natural ingredients to impart a perfect radiance to your skin.