The 10-step Korean Skin Care Routine, or what I call daily skincare routine basics, seems crazy intense, and it is, but it’s completely worth it. While 10 steps can seem intimidating, it breaks down into 4 simple parts: cleanse, tone, nourish, and protect. Read my daily beauty routine to see how I action these steps along with my current products. If you’re new to skincare, my post on Five Skincare Tips to Live By might be another helpful place to start.
Oil Cleanse | removes first layer of dirt and makeup
Water-Based Cleanse | ensures there is no residue left after the oil cleanse
Exfoliate | gets rid of dead skin cells and makes it possible for products to penetrate pores
Toner | balances skin pH levels so face remains hydrated and prepped for products that follow
Essence | aids cell turnover while hydrating and repairing the skin
Treatments | targets and treats specific skin needs based on unique individual
Sheet Masks | do 1x week to maximize nourishment; can also supplement sheet masks for other deep treatments. Read more about How to Master At-Home Chemical Peels.
Eye Cream | protects and hydrates delicate eye area
Moisturizer | seals in moisture and smooths away fine lines
Sun Protection | prevents aging, sun spots, melasma, and skin cancer (morning only)
Feeling a little overwhelmed with the routine above? Follow me on Instagram and send me a DM for a complimentary consultation where we can discuss your skincare needs, current routine, and goals. From there, I can put together an overview of what I might recommend for you individual needs.
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