How To Create A Skincare Routine

  • Aug 18, 2020
  • By Annabel Bachmann
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Remember when skincare was a simple 3 step process? Whilst options are great, they are also overwhelming, so let us break it on down. 

 

So fresh and so clean 

Having a clean base is step one to a quality skin care routine. The double cleanse is a popular two step method starting with an oil cleanser to dissolve and breakdown make up and sunscreen and is followed by a foaming or cream cleanser to rinse away any remaining impurities or residue. If double cleanse reads double work, these products provide a great one step cleanse that gives you the best of both worlds 

Kora Organics Gentle Cleanser 

Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm 

Bobbi Brown Makeup Melter & Cleanser 

    Kora, Clinique and Bobbi Brown Cleansers

    To tone or not to tone?  

    Toning can be controversial in the skin care world. Whilst some believe it removes stubborn impurities, others believe it can strip the skin. Toners may be on the way out, but essences are so in! This Activating Water Essence by Jurlique provides a burst of hydration after cleansing. Simply pour a few drops in the palms of your hands and press gentle into the skin.  

    Jurlique Activating Water Essence

    Get active  

    When we say A, B, C, we’re not just reciting the alphabet, we’re talking about actives! You can take your skin from good to great by ensuring your skin is getting a health does of Vitamin A, B and C. Actives are ingredients that change the structure of the skin at a cellular level and work to repair, rejuvenate, hydrate, protect and nourish cells. It is a bit of a balancing act however so pour yourself a cup of tea and do your own research! 

    Drink up  

    You’ve passed GO on the monopoly board of skincare; you’ve collected your $200 and your skin is thirsty for the next step! There are so many different skin types and so many amazing options out there. Here are four of our favourite effective yet gentle moisturisers…  

    Saya, Clinique, Jurlique and Estee Lauder Moisturisers

    SPF for the win! 

    Prevention is always better than a cure and then best way to protect your skin from premature ageing is with a dedicated SPF sunscreen. Don’t forget, sunscreen is an all day, everyday product – not just for those days your are venturing outside.  

    Prevent signs of premature aging with sunscreen

    Lock it in 

    You’ve finished your skincare routine (yay!) and you’re about to collapse into bed. Before you do, treat yourself and your skin to a nourishing facial oil to lock in that moisture and wake up to the plumpest skin of your life! We are loving the 

    You’ve finished your skincare routine (yay!) and you’re about to collapse into bed. Before you do, treat yourself and your skin to a nourishing facial oil to lock in that moisture and wake up to the plumpest skin of your life! We are loving the Macadamia Face Oil from Avilla Farms. This beautiful, light weight oil absorbs quickly on the skin and will be flexing its antioxidant muscles while you get some well-deserved beauty rest. 

    Avilla Farm Macadamia Face Oil

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