How to use exfoliating body polish: Your FAQs answered
If you have been wondering how to get smooth skin, exfoliation is your answer. But what is exfoliation exactly, and why is it so good for you? Here we answer the most commonly asked questions so you know the exfoliation benefits, as well as how to get the best results. Silky, smooth skin is just a few steps away...
What does exfoliation do?
Exfoliation is the removal of dead cells on the surface of the skin: A special skin care step which helps clear the way for the healthy skin underneath to take centre stage
What are the benefits?
Those dead cells are often responsible for your skin looking dull or not feeling as soft and smooth as you would like. Exfoliating helps with cleansing skin; clearing clogged pores; and removing dull, dry skin to reveal your natural glow in the process
Is exfoliating harsh on skin?
Exfoliation can be as gentle as you need it to be. Dove Exfoliating Body Polishes are available in different levels of exfoliation, giving you a choice of gentle, moderate or deep. Your skin is unique, and now your body polish can be too. With a creamy, whipped texture, they nourish as you buff away and exfoliate dry skin
What types of body exfoliators are there?
Some people like to use loofahs, shower poufs or body brushes while they exfoliate. With the right exfoliating body scrub (and gentle pressure), you can even just use your hands. Our exfoliating body polishes have a creamy, moisture-rich lather that effortlessly coats your skin; making it easy to get the results you want, without any fuss
How often should I exfoliate?
Between 1-3 times a week will keep most skin types in tip-top condition. You can learn more about how to exfoliate here
How do I add exfoliation into my skin care routine?
With Dove Exfoliating Body Polish, it’s easy. Just use it in the shower between your shampoo and body wash when you feel your skin needs a pick-me-up. And here is an extra tip: exfoliating before you shave or use self-tanner will help the rest of the products in your routine work their magic