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What is Face Serum?

Face Serum

When we talk about a serum or face serum, we have lots of confusion in mind, and most of us have no idea or a little idea, what a face serum exactly is. Some individuals think it acts as a moisturizer, but you still use a moisturizer with it, something like it’s an oil, but it’s not a regular face oil, it can be in the water form, but it’s not the essence. So, lots of questions about face serum but we don’t have gotten the exact answer yet!

So, we have got a deep knowledge by doing a bit more research and study and collecting all the data about the face serum.

The serum is recognized as a skincare product that you can apply to your skin after cleansing your face and before moisturizing your skin. When you apply your favorite face serum before applying the moisturizer, it delivers all the beneficial and powerful ingredients directly into the skin. Face serum is formulated with tiny molecules that can easily and deeply penetrate the skin and deliver a very high concentration of active ingredients. The serum is known as the great skincare product for targeting specific skincare concerns, such as wrinkles, fine lines, and signs of aging.

Is Serum a Moisturizer?

In general, Serums are packed with many moisturizing ingredients that retain the skin’s moisture level. But, it doesn’t mean, it’s a moisturizer in the traditional sense.

Is Serum a Face Oil?

There are two types of serums are available in the market, one is water-based and the other one is oil-based serum. Water-based serums are applied before using the moisturizer but oil-based serums are usually used after the daily skincare routine, they are supposed to keep the cream and whatever you put underneath moist during the entire day. So, it’s not a regular face oil.

Is Face Serum an essence?

Serums and Essences are very similar. Mostly it depends on your using habit, when you are using it ‘after cleansing, before moisturizing’, what function they serve ‘target your skincare needs besides just simple hydration’. If anything, that is different in serums and essences, are their texture, serums are some gooier and more concentrated, while essences are usually water-based and have a fluid texture.

Is Serum right for your skin?

Each serum has its skin-benefits and targeted specific concerns, so, it’s very important to get the right benefits of the serum, at first, understand your needs, why you want to include it in your daily skincare routine like for Acne concerns, for skin’s dryness, for dull skin and others. According to the concerns, know the serum’s ingredient first, they will work on your skin problem or not.

Do You have any recommendations?

This is a lightweight serum that instantly absorbs into the skin and helps in minimizing blackheads and blemishes and provides you clear and flawless skin. Restores the skin’s moisture and firmness.

A great moisturizing facial oil, formulated with 95% natural ingredients and 20% organic ingredients, helps in strengthening the skin’s protective barrier and leave it smooth and soft.

This is an antioxidant-rich serum, formulated with Green Tea and Panthenol, which protect your skin from early aging signs and brighten dull skin and provide a healthier complexion.

Soothes or calms sensitive and irritated skin instantly also moisturizes your skin and balances the pH level.

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