WASH YOUR FACE WITH SPARKLING WATER
Updated: Jul 28, 2021
When it comes to washing you face, the skyʼs the limit. Thereʼs an endless array of facial cleansers to lather onto your skin. Thanks to a Japanese beauty trend, women are now scaling back on fancy creams and switching over to fizzy, bubbly water. If youʼre not sure about splashing carbonated water onto your face, keep reading.
Boost skin circulation Dermatologist, Dr. Dendy Engelman, says that sparkling water opens up the blood vessels and capillaries in your skin. This helps to increase circulation, which carries nourishing nutrients and oxygen to the skin.
Get a deeper cleanse The fizzy quality of sparkling water is also thought to provide a deeper cleanse than boring tap water because it dissolves dirt and buildup faster than tap water. This means your pores just might look smaller and your skin might firm up, too.
Gentle on your face Carbonated water has a lower pH level than normal water, but itʼs pretty close to that of human skin. Tap water typically has a pH of about 7, whereas sparkling water is about 5.5 – pretty close to your skin. So, fizzy water can cleanse skin without throwing off your own pH levels and without causing irritation.
3 tips for sparkling water facials #1 Pour carbonated water into a bowl and low