If you have sensitive or sensitize/ acne prone skin, you’ll be all too aware of the wide variety of emotional and environmental factors that can affect it – from a change of weather, to household pets, stress and even dust. Sensitive is a condition many people are born with, where as sensitize skin is a condition that arises over a period off time, in many cases the culprit is damage skin barrier, usually self inflicted, by over cleansing and exfoliating damaging the top dermis layer of the skin therefore the skin reacts aggressively to any external irritants. Which bring as to possible internal conditions such as hormonal imbalance and diet which can also affect your skin negatively. If your reaction is particularly severe, it’s advisable to contact your GP or dermatologist as you may require a more precise treatments. Mild reactions, however, can usually be soothed at home.