We’ve all been there. After spending 10 minutes on your skincare routine, you reach the last layer only to find everything rolling on your skin. There are several reasons why skincare products roll on the skin, a phenomenon also referred to as pilling. Here are a few reasons and tips to ensure a smooth application.
Reason 1: You’re not exfoliating enough
Healthy skin has a cellular turnover rate of 28 days. So the life cycle of a skin cell is about one month, at which time cells die, move to the surface of the skin, and fall off or are shed. Our skin’s cellular life cycle naturally slows down as we grow older. Now, imagine oily skin with a cell turnover rate of 28 days.