Beauty

Quick & Easy Skin Care || Evening Routine

Hey guys,

I hope you’re doing well? This week has been super stressful at it is my first Alevel exam so I’ve been revising like a crazy person. Seeing as I have been so stressed over my exam I’ve had my usual spot break outs. I thought I’d sit down and tell you my skin care routine for when I’ve had a break out.

Typically, I don’t wear full makeup on school days, it’s unlikely that I’ll be up early enough to do makeup so I usually opt for the ‘no makeup’ makeup look. (If you want more on that let me know below!) This means that by the end of the day all I need is a little bit of Garnier Micellar water to get the makeup off. I use little cotton pads and a few dabs of micellar water to remove the makeup from my face.

Next up is the real body of my skin care routine, and the part I do if I have had a breakout. I use the Cinique 3 Steps Anti-Blemish solutions. I know these are a little pricey but you can get all 3 as a set of minis for £25 and they last ages! The set consists of a foam wash, a clarifying lotion and an all over clearing treatment. I choose these over other drugstore products because they show next day results and always work.

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I first wet my face with warm water using a muslin cloth, then using the cleansing foam I pump twice onto my finger tips and rub it into my skin. I massage in small circles on my cheeks and forehead until my face is covered with the foam. Then taking my muslin cloth again I run it under warm water and use it to rinse of the foam. Once my face is cleared I dry it on a towel.

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Next, I use the clarifying lotion to exfoliate my skin. This doesn’t work like a scrub its more of an acidic feel so if you don’t like that sensation on your skin best to avoid this one. Using a cotton pad I put some of the lotion onto it, you only need about 2/3 drops, and rub all over my face avoiding the eye area. I also suffer from acne on my back and have found this to be quite effective in clearing that up as well.

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Finally, once I’ve let the lotion sink in and my face is mostly dry I take one drop of the all over clearing treatment and rub it into my skin. I massage in small circles until it’s nicely blended. This step leaves your skin feeling super moisturised and soft to touch. Although, I wouldn’t use it in the more as it leaves the skin looking a little greasy.

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THAT’S IT! That is my super quick and easy evening skin care routine! If you are interested in getting the Clinque products you can click here! Thank you for reading I hope you enjoyed this post! What products do you use? Leave me a comment!

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Charliestar xoxo

 

 

24 thoughts on “Quick & Easy Skin Care || Evening Routine

  1. This is so quick and simple! I always opt for a quick evening routine because I am just too tired to use 150 products just for my face and then 200 on my body. Maybe as I get older I’ll start using more. Having a routine is so good as well! Especially during breaking out time, before it gets any worse. Nice post!

    Julia xx
    theglassofclass.com

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