How to Build a Good Face Care Routine
Updated: Sep 12, 2022
A glowing and beautiful face starts with a good face care routine, it helps you to keep your face radiant and prevent potential skin problems. This article will teach you how to keep a good face care routine that will make your face glow in a week or less!
· Cleanse, tone and moisturize
Start each morning by cleaning your face with warm water and apply cleanser to wash your face. After washing, pat your face gently with a neat towel.
Once your face is clean, pour some toner on the cotton ball or pad and gently rub it on your face in a circular motion. Toner will remove excess dirt and cleanser on your face.
Moisturize your face after toning, if you skip toning, you shouldn't skip moisturizing your skin, it keeps your face from being dry all through the day.
Moisturizer gives your face a luxurious shine, if you have dry skin, you should consider using oil-based moisturizers
Apply sunscreen every morning before you set out for the day. It protects your skin from potential sun damage like wrinkles and freckles among others. You can use sunscreen with SPF 30. You can also ensure that your moisturizer contains SPF
· Exfoliate your face
When you exfoliate, you remove dead skin cells and impurities on your face. You should exfoliate once a week or twice a week at a maximum. Do not exfoliate too much, it can damage your skin. After exfoliating, rinse your face with warm water and pat it dry
· Before bed
Wash and moisturize your face again before you retire to bed, before you sleep, cleanse your face and apply moisturizer. This will keep your skin hydrated. Do not go to sleep with makeup on your face, it can produce extra dirt, oil and impurity on your face.
If you keep dry skin, you should consider using a thick moisturizer at night that will provide enough moisture for your skin and reduce the appearance of white flakes on your face
If you have oily skin, you can consider a water-based moisturizer
· Apply serum
Most serums are used in the night to clear spots on the skin. Serums can reduce wrinkles, blemishes and spots on the face. Here is a guide to choosing the right serum for your face
AHA and BHA serums brighten the skin
Retinol serum reduces lines and wrinkles on the face
Antioxidants serum moisturize and nourish the skin
How to stick to your face care routine
Creating a routine is now made simple but sticking to the routine and doing it consistently may seem difficult. You can stay consistent with your face care routine with these tips
· Create a schedule
It's easier to forget the things you do not add to your schedule. Have a morning and night, weekly and monthly schedule for your face care, plan your face care on pen and paper
· Assign a special time for face care
Set a time every day where you will take care of your face, it will gradually become your habit. You can set an alarm at a specific time every morning to cleanse, tone and moisturize your face
Stay radiant with healthy face care practice