Cleansing is hardly the most glamorous step in a skin-care lineup, but in many ways, it’s the most important. Whether your skin-care regimen consists of a basic wash-and-moisture duo or it qualifies as
something of a ritual starting with a fresh canvas is a necessary step to reap the benefits of all that skin-loving goodness you layer on afterward
A toner may seem like a skippable
step in your skincare routine, but if you’re not yet using one, it might be worth considering doing so. Forget any preconceived notions about toner you may have from your pre-teen days.
today’s formulas are more advanced than ever, boasting a litany of skin benefits.
If you think of your nightly skin care routine as a three course meal, serum is kind of like the main course. After kicking things off with an appetizer (
cleansing your face), and before treating yourself to dessert (moisturizer), you fill up op all the important nutrients (serum)
When the skin doesn't retain adequate moisture, it can become dry or rough. This occurs because of environmental influences, frequent cleansing or bathing, or medical condition
"Moisturizing your face helps to protect the skin's barrier from irritation. It also helps to reduce the development of dryness, or helps you to revive your skin dryness" says Marmur.