When we talk about skincare it is usually directed and catered towards women. But it is not only the female population that needs to take care of their skin, men also should be doing the same. Ultimately, men should care about skincare, because skincare matters. No matter how old you are, it will be helpful to build up a proper skincare regimen for your skin. Why? Since it will maintain your skin allowing it to look improved, fresh, and more youthful for a longer period of time. In addition, it will prevent permanent sun damage. A common phrase stated by the male population is  “I don’t have the time, and I don’t need to.” But the truth is that you actually do. Whether you have more oily or dry skin, incorporating proper skin care habits is important. So throw away the stereotypes and start taking care of your face with these skin care routines.

Skin care maintenance

Moisturizer is one important foundation for men’s skincare and it should be every morning and evening. It will, in the long run, reduce the development of wrinkles and fine lines, thwarting them from coming in and making you look older. Essentially, moisturizing will help with hydrating the skin since hydration is very important, especially in the winter months. In addition, it will make your skin feel healthier, and add to its natural radiance, and help steer clear of any tightness your skin may feel when you wash your face in the morning.

Cleansing is another important step with skin maintenance. It is imperative to cleanse your skin every night to eliminate impurities, and excess oil. Toning is another part of the skin care process and is considered a significant part of the cleansing process. A proper toner will eliminate any excess bits of oil left from the cleanser. Most prominently, toner will help relieve, nurture and hydrate the skin. Next, exfoliating should be done twice a week. It removes the barrier of dead skin cells clogging the skin and uncovers fresh new cells below. Regular exfoliation will allow your skin to look fresh and healthy. Lastly, an efficient way to moisturize and prevent sun damage is by using sunscreen. It has the power to slow down aging, and make your skin look rejuvenated.


Many men may not be aware that the incessant dragging of a razor across sensitive facial skin can cause irritation. In addition, razor burn, inflammation, and irritation from shaving over pimples are frequent consequences of shaving. A facial has the capability to deep clean bumps and relieve irritated skin. The mixture of exfoliation, essential oils and moisturizers that an esthetician usually incorporates will help with the reaction of shaving. It will also make your skin very smooth. And if your skin is smoother the less painful your shave will be.

Contact us

At Mederm Esthetics & Laser we have over 12 years experience in the skin care and laser industry servicing Woodbridge. We believe healthy skin is beautiful skin. Overall, having beautiful and smooth skin is something that we know that both men and women want and should attain. Providing you with a more youthful and vibrant glow is on our to-do list. Contact us today, and we will help you solve your acne and skin issues, so you can walk with confidence and pride. We offer free consultations and have a warm and welcoming staff.