Common Causes and Treatments for Dull Skin

What is Dull Skin?

Does your skin lack radiance, healthy and vibrant glow?  Dull skin tone is a consequence of overabundance dead skin cells that develop on the outside of the skin. Your skin can lose its normal glow due to dryness, harmed cells or moderate cell turnover, all of which can occur at whatever stage in life and in any season. This can cause your face to feel rough or uneven, and can likewise give the skin a dull appearance. The trick to treat dull skin is know why and what you can do to change that. Firstly, and most important is to drink lot of water. It removes excess impurities from the body and keeps it hydrated.


Your skin is your body’s biggest organ. Its make sense that sometimes when your skin appears under the weather. Some of the causes of dull skin:

  • Lack of moisturizer

Rare utilization of lotion, particularly if your skin will in general be dry, can influence the wellbeing and imperativeness of your skin. Utilizing a cream double a day can help hydrate your skin and ensure the sensitive top layer.

  • Aging

Aging is an unavoidable piece of life. So is aging skin. And keeping in mind that you can’t handle the aging cycle, you can embrace a skin health management schedule that gives your skin the sustenance and hydration it needs to remain sound and lively.

  • Dryness

Dry skin can rapidly assume the presence of being dull and dormant. This is particularly obvious throughout the cold weather months, when the air is cold and dry, or in the event that you live in an environment that has exceptionally low moistness.

  • Tobacco use

smoking is a significant natural factor in untimely skin maturing.

Smoking can debilitate the creation of collagen and debase the versatile strands and connective tissue in your skin. It can likewise build the oxidative pressure in your skin cells. The entirety of this can accelerate the maturing interaction and add to dull-looking skin.

  • Building of dead skin cells

Your skin normally sheds dead cells consistently to clear a path for new cells. Be that as it may, once in a while the dead cells don’t shed as they ought to. All things considered; they develop the outside of your skin. This can bring about skin that is dry, dull, flaky, and patchy.


For a radiant skin follow 3 thumb rules before going to sleep. Cleanse, tone and moisturise. Cleanse your face with a good face wash or cleanser followed by toning and moisturising.

 Week routine should consist of exfoliation followed by face mask and moisturising.

Once a week add exfoliation to your face care routine. It helps to smoothen and polish your skin. After the exfoliation put a face mask to tighten the skin and moisturise thoroughly to retain the moisture.

Avoid hot water and use Luke warm water to wash your face.

How to Treat Dull Skin and Improve Skin Radiance

  • Lemon

Lemon is a rich wellspring of Vitamin C. Vitamin C has an anti-pigmentary, accordingly improving composition and lighting up the skin. So what you need to do is squeeze the lemon juice and apply it on your skin with a cotton pad. Leave it for 15 min.

  • Products that can help rejuvenate Dull Skin

Our beauty bar includes a range of rejuvenating and exfoliating products. The theme behind all of his bespoke treatments is the theory of Collagen banking., to grow and maintain your body’s collagen and prioritise this whilst you are still in your collagen producing years.

Dr Patel highly recommends his two favourite skin care brands, Alumier MD and ZoSkin. He has found firstly their results are impressive and they have excellent patient support. A mild skin peel can remove the most superficial and damaged layers of skin to help with small blemishes and has anti-ageing effects for a fresh appearance. A deeper peel may be more suitable in certain circumstances (deeper wrinkles or deep pigmentation for example) but there is more downtime (around 1 week). We have home peels or stronger in-surgery peels available. A full list is available on the link below

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  • Honey

Honey contains fructose, glucose, and alpha-hydroxy acids that can help decline exorbitant pigmentation, subsequently making your skin look more brilliant and more graceful. First squeeze the lemon and collect the juice, add tablespoon of honey with lemon juice and mix it. Apply it and leave for 15 min.

  • Sugar

Sugar can help eliminate dry skin and dead skin cells because of its marginally grating surface. What you need to do is just take a sealed container and add olive oil and honey. After that add half cup of brown sugar and mix it. Scrub your face with the mixture and leave it for 4-5 min.

  • Chocolate Mask

Chocolate is produced using cocoa beans. Cocoa shows cell reinforcement properties that can help kill oxidative pressure. This implies that it can help decrease the crumbling of skin cells and dullness of skin. Firstly, melt the dark chocolate and add 1 tablespoon of milk and few drops of honey into the melted chocolate. Apply and leave it for 15 minutes.