These are any products used to help speed the removal of the top or dead layer of skin cells. This more rapidly allows new layers to come to the surface. They do little to remove wrinkles, and are commonly used on the face. Examples of exfoliators are alpha hydroxy acids, and beta hydroxy acids. Other exfoliators are abrasive sponges, or micro dermabrasion. Some facial masks also act as an exfoliator.
What can I do to get rid of blackheads without drying my skin? I''ve tried Neutrogena''s Blackhead Eliminating Astringent, but it dries my skin very bad.
Blackheads are pores that become clogged due to excess oils. It''s important that you cleanse your face properly in the morning and in the evening. We recommend a toner and an exfoliant. Exfoliation is key to getting rid of the dead skin on the surface of your skin and keeping your skin as clean as possible.