Morning and Night Routines

Hello Skincare Addicts!

Products cycle in and out of my routine quite regularly with the volume of products I'm always testing, but there are a few that I have repurchased due to a number of factors, such as:
1) Efficacy
2) Formulation
3) Price

Korean Multi-Step Skincare Routine

For many people, the Korean multi-step skincare system in the morning goes like this:

  1. Cleanser 
  2. Essence or Toner 
  3. Serum 
  4. Lotion/Emulsion 
  5. Eye Cream 
  6. Moisturizing Cream 
  7. Sunscreen

A night routine generally looks something like this:

  1. Oil Cleanser/Oil Balm 
  2. Foaming Cleanser 
  3. Essence or Toner 
  4. Serum 
  5. Lotion/Emulsion 
  6. Eye Cream 
  7. Moisturizer Cream
  8. Face Oil (optional) 
  9. Sleeping Pack (optional)

Morning Routine (Fall) - as of Oct 2016

Step 1 - Cleanser
Innisfree Broccoli Gel Cleanser (pH balanced)

Step 2: Toner
Peter Thomas Roth 10% Glycolic Acid Toner

Step 3: Moisturizing Toner
Sulwhasoo Snowise EX Whitening Water

Step 4: Serum - PIH & Acne Treatments
Hanyul Chrysanthemum Radiance Serum (re-formulated version)

Step 5: Eye Cream
Etude House Moistful Collagen Eye Cream

Step 6: Moisturizer
Tox n Fill Recovery Cream

Step 7: Sun Protection
Moonshot Multi-Protection UV Bouncer SPF 50+ PA+++

Night Routine (Fall) - as of Oct 2016

Step 1: Oil Cleanser*
Sulwhasoo Gentle Cleansing Oil 

Step 2: Foaming Cleanser
Sulwhasoo Snowise Ex Foaming Cleanser

Step 3: Toner
Peter Thomas Roth 10% Glycolic Acid Toner

Step 4: Retinol Treatments (Acne/PIH)
Currently using OTC retinol - will update

Step 5: Face Oil - PIH & Acne Treatments
Dear Klairs Freshly Squeezed Vitamin Drop

Step 6: Eye Cream
Hera Waterin Gel Eye Roller Cream

Step 7: Moisturizer
Tox N Fill Recovery Cream 

Weekly Treatments

SkinMiso 3-strip Pore Pack
The Face Shop Volcanic Clay and Aloe Porestrips
My Beauty Diary masks
Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha-Beta Hydroxy Peel Pads
Innisfree Capsule Recipe Packs
Innisfree Volcanic Clay Mask


e2 said...

Does HERA Aquabolic products have any scent to them?

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