What’s a moisturizer? It’s a question many men have, but few really know the answer. To find out, let’s break down the word moisturizer.
Moisture- wetness or dampness. ”Izer” or “izing” doesn’t really have a definition, but it’s always tacked onto the end of a word. It means “to make,” “to infuse” or something similar.
Here’s what else we know:
A moisturizer is a skin product.
So, after knowing all of the above information, we can deduce that a moisturizer is something that helps bring up the quality of dry or wrinkled skin.
Just in case you needed to know.
Now, more importantly, you may be wondering why you need a moisturizer. The main reasons for maintaining a moisturizer regimen are twofold.
Skin cancer is a serious concern, and definitely the top concern when it comes to your skin. While moisturizers cannot prevent or treat skin cancer, they do aid in preventing sun damage. Some also contain SPF or sunscreen. If you are outside a lot, it is probably a good idea to use one of these moisturizers. It will save a step in the grooming process.