Maskne vs Maskit

Posted on by Ersin Koseoglu

The differences between mask and mask and treatment methods

MASKNE

Symptoms: Red and inflamed structures formed around the mouth and nose covered by the face mask.

Causes: The rubbing of the mask on the skin, the moisture in the mask and the bacteria in the mask

Who is at risk? People with oily or acne-prone skin are more likely to develop masks, but it can affect anyone.

Treatment method: Products that target acne and contain acids such as salicylic acid and azelaic acid. Products containing salicylic acid and azelaic acid, which are also used in the treatment of acne, are effective in the treatment in order to prevent inflammation caused by bacteria. In addition, it can be supplemented with retinol, niacinamide and zinc.

MASKIT

Symptoms: Significant skin rash with small bumps, redness, inflammation, dry, scaly skin

Causes: The rubbing of the mask on the skin, the moisture in the mask and the bacteria in the mask.

Who is at risk? Those with a history of eczema and dermatitis are more likely to develop maskitis, but it can affect others.

Treatment method: Products with anti-inflammatory content as well as niacinamide, ceramide, peptide, hyaluronic acid, probiotic-containing serums and moisturizers. Perfumed and harsh cleaners that cause irritation should be avoided.