A hot topic many of our client’s lips, is what are the best skin care products to use?
Well, skincare doesn’t need to be complicated to work wonders. It just needs to be thoughtful
Our professional advice is always the same, in order to keep your skin healthy, you should implement a good daily beauty routine.
So join us, as we help you decode your routine:
The best skincare products
A no-nonsense cleanser
When you are looking for a cleanser simple is best.
Cleansers help to keep your skin free from impurities, if you’re not regularly cleansing your skin, dirt can clog your pores, which can lead to congestion and breakout.
Be sure not to use stripping cleansers loaded with surfactants on your skin; astringent cleansers, can damage your skin’s barrier function., knocking your skin off-balance, which can lead to inflammation and dryness, and your skin becomes dehydrated, as it is less likely to be able to retain moisture.
The best cleansers are gentle and natural; they leave your skin comfortable and supple without clogging pores, our miracle cleanse, is gentle and effective – cleansing as it protects and will help to restore your barrier function.
Wash, rinse, repeat— even just once a day is enough – f further information about cleansers, you may find our article on how to wash your face useful.
There are a number of toners available on the market:
Oily Skin Types
If you suffer from oily skin, then a toner may be your new best friend; they are the best skincare products, for helping to break down the build-up of sebum (oil) on the surface of your skin.
These products are usually marketed as astringents, for their pore minimising and skin-clearing effects, astringent toners can be strong, so just be mindful of what you are using on your skin, otherwise, they may be too stripping and longterm use can cause underlying sensitivity and inflammation,
Normal to dry skin
A toner for normal or dry skin will often contain emollients and hydrating compounds like humectants, which are calming, soothing, and will bring additional moisture to your skin. Giving your skin a boost
Something to exfoliate with
But only sometimes, don’t get carried away with the skin brightening results, a gentle lactic acid solution on the skin can be enough.
Over-exfoliation is a real and serious problem, now we hear you, it’s just so damn tempting to scrub and scrub, but go gently with your exfoliation and use sparingly, especially if you have sensitive skin.
Customised with a targeted serum
This part of your regime is not to be overlooked. think of this step in your routine as taking a supplement for an extra efficacy boost to your skincare.
Take a moment and think about what your skin really needs.— For hydration, try for a hyaluronic acid like H20 hydrating complex.
For acne reduction and prevention, or try Resq anti-blemish complex for acne and breakouts. We could go on, but we promised this would be streamlined.
Don’t forget your sun protection
Every day. Forever, it is non-negotiable. See this as the last step of your skincare routine always. Protecting your skin against the ever-present danger of the sun that can cause real damage to your skin and premature ageing is super important.
Moisturse, moisturise, moisturise
To complete your skincare routine, we recommend moisturising as a really important step, so much so we dedicated a whole article to it, which you can read about here.