My Skincare Routine

Today I am talking about how I maintain my healthy glow (by which I mean, my pasty ghost face). I try to do a full skin care routine once a week and I try to use a cleanser or clearing mask once a day. I do get spots on my face, some caused by high anxiety levels, some caused by one of the various vitamin deficiencies I have. I’m totally selling myself aren’t I?

I am pretty lazy, so I like a nice and uncomplicated skin care routine. I’ve tried multiple products over the years and I always look out for something new that might make my life easier and my skin prettier.

I usually start my full routine with a Body Shop Aloe Calming Foaming Wash. This always tends to be one of my daily use products as well. It is easy to use and comes out in a big foam, so it spreads around your face nicely. Also, if you have been crying and your face is red and puffy, it really calms it down.

Next I use the Glamglow Super Cleanse Cream to Foam Cleanser. It’s kind of cool, it starts off like a cream and then it foams up. It feels like it’s really cleaning your pores out when you use it. It also smells like Blackjacks!

After this, I usually do a Face mask of some kind. I have a bunch of different ones, that all claim to do different things. This time I used the Glamglow My Little Pony Gravity Mud Glitter Mask – which is a firming treatment. You spread a thin layer on your face wait around 20 minutes and then peel it off. This mask is a lot of fun, it is bright pink and FULL of glitter. My skin always feels a little tighter after I have used it.

After the Glamglow mask is all peeled off and I’ve picked any bits off that got stuck to that cat, I use The Body Shop Drops of Youth facial oil. I pop a drop on my forehead, chin and each cheek. I then use a Jade Roller to distribute around my face. The jade roller is super soothing. It also comes in really handy to ease a migraine a little as well. Once I have used the roller on my face and I feel super zen, I wait a couple of minutes before the last step.

The last step to my ever lasting beauty is another Body Shop product – the Drops of Youth Bouncy Sleeping Mask. It is actually bouncy, I enjoy poking my finger in it. I don’t use a huge amount, a little goes a long way. It smells really nice and makes my face feel lovely.

BOOM. That’s it. I’m done and ready to put my pyjamas on.

What’s your go to skin care routine? Are you a one product does the job, or do you have a full routine? Get in touch below!

 

2 Comments

  1. Mutandus
    September 20, 2019 / 11:39 pm

    My routine is always a cleanser (of some description, currently a miscellar water cleanser), a toner and a moisturiser. In said order.

    Then ideally, I would use a moisturising face mask once a week to nourish my skin. I swear by the garnier tissue masks, although because I’m a bit strapped for cash at the mo they’re more of a very occasional treat!

    • Mutandus
      September 20, 2019 / 11:40 pm

      Oh I forgot to say I try to do cleanse, tone, moisturise when I get up and before I go to bed!

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