Target Blackheads With A Skin Clearing Mask + Custom-Made Serum
Products: ORIGINS - Clear Improvement Active Charcoal Mask to Clear Pores
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Origins: Hit or Miss??
I got these as a gift a couple years ago before I was really into skincare, and I remember my initial thoughts on these products being mediocre. The smell of the cleanser was so strong and the mask just did nothing for me. Flash forward a few years later and I kept hearing about how this cleanser was a killer against acne, and equally rave reviews about the face mask, so I decided to incorporate them into my routine again. Cleanser: Despite not liking the smell the first time I used this, I actually really enjoy it now. It smells like someone just got done sanding some freshly made furniture. This cleanser immediately wakes you and your skin up and almost has a cooling effect- which felt AMAZING for my sensitive skin. I also noticed that it helped with my pores, but overall I just found this cleanser to be too drying for my skin. Which makes sense- I do have dry skin after all. If you have oily acneic skin, however, this cleanser would be perfect for you!! The sage leaf water is rich in antioxidants and astringent properties, perfect for reducing the bad oil on your skin and drying out that acne! I’ll definitely use this cleanser in the summer when my skin is oily and actually needs it, but I don’t know if I’d buy it again just because it doesn’t suit my skin’s needs! Mask: At first use, my skin just didn’t take to this mask. It dried my skin out way too much, so even though it helped my acne I wasn’t interested. Now that I have a toner in my routine, my skin can handle this mask - and MAN is my skin grateful for that. It’s amazing at reducing redness and taking down persistent cystic acne, while being calm enough that it doesn’t irritate my sensitive, dry skin. Kaolin clay is actually one of the mildest clays, so if you wanted to use this mask every day or every other day, the ingredients are gentle enough that you can!! However I do only recommend using it that often if you have oily skin- even the gentlest of clays will harm dry skin after continuous use! I usually use this mask once a week, and despite thinking the pricepoint is just a little high for the amount of mask you get, I think the product overall is so worth it. No other clay mask has ever had such a good effect on my pores and active acne, not to mention it’s also really good at calming down acne that hasn’t completely surfaced yet! I’ll definitely be repurchasing this mask- or maybe I’ll just wait for my birthday and make someone else buy it for me🤪 Overall, Origins is a HIT! Despite the cleanser not being so much for my skin type, it still has amazing properties and ingredients, so if oily, acneic skin is a plague upon you, I highly suggest trying this cleanser out!!! And follow up with the mask- your skin will thank you!! Even if you have dry skin but still have annoying acne or large pores on your t-zone, this mask will help you!! I will definitely be checking out more Origins products after my experience with these products!!
Best products for pores I got u...
ESTĒE LAUDER - Idealist Pore Minimizing Skin Refinisher great amazing but expensive The Ordinary - Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% great for overnight oil control in your t zone plus treats acne and affordable!!!! ORIGINS - Clear Improvement Active Charcoal Mask to Clear Pores great mask for improving large pores use it weekly Stay away from witch hazel and oils and make sure to moisturize your t zone with a oil free moisturizer and you will definitely see a difference in your skin journey that will clog and irritate your pores. Good luck!
My interchange a.m. routine
I’m in love with my latest find the Body Shop’s Camomile Cleansing Butter. It feels absolutely amazing on my sensitive skin, although I am thinking of moving this to become my pm cleanser as I’d have more time to enjoy it! The Pixi Glow Tonic is cult for a reason. It would be on my skincare version of Desert Island Disks. Finally, the Clinique Smart Custom-Repair Serum is perfect for days you’re running late. I love taking the time to layer my serums properly but it isn’t always possible - that’s where this product comes in. It’s too expensive for me to use every day but you can pick up a travel size version for only a few dollars.
KBeauty Products To Help Evening Out My Skin Tone
innisfree - Super Volcanic Clusters Pore Clearing Clay Mask I discovered this mask from my sister who has an endless beauty shelf. She made me try this because I kept on complaining about how big my pores become. I trust her opinion on skin since we’re both obsessed with skincare and we love researching about ingredients and the science behind a particular product. I tried her volcanic mask, and it did feel great when I took it off after leaving it on for about 15 minutes. I think the key to a hydrated skin (when using masks) is to clean it properly, mask it on, then layer all the hydrating products right after. I bought a jar for myself (it’s super affordable too so it’s a win win!) after trying the product once. I put it on top of my nose and on my cheeks- that’s it. It’s pretty drying and I have a dry combination skin so I make sure I apply it on areas alone where I have clogged pores. I use it once a week, and I’ve since seen the difference in the appearance of my blackheads. Some of the nasty blackheads on my nose have disappeared since using it. It really is a must have especially if you suffer from black or whiteheads just like me. innisfree - Innisfree Green Tea Seed Serum After a clearing session with the aforementioned mask, I use this serum as one of the layers I apply on my face to bring back its natural moisture. I love that this serum is super hydrating. After the first try, it felt like my skin was drenched with moisture. I didn’t even feel the need to put on my usual moisturizer when I use this. I especially love applying this all over my face, my neck, and my decolletage area. It has been about a couple of months since I’ve been using this. I don’t use this every day though as I like switching up my products. I’ve seen that this practice works great on my skin. If you’re looking for a hydrating serum that fits the budget, this is the product to go for.
innisfree-Innisfree Green Tea Seed Serum
🌞For Oily Skin!🌞 Proven Way To Get Clean&Glow Skin in 3⃣ Easy Steps!
I have the oiliest skin with coarse pores, which leads to poor absorption of skin care products! 🤷🏻♀️🤷🏻♀️I am always looking for products that help remove dullness and acne scars. I finally found the combo that works well on me and give glow to my skin. I'm recommending this 3-step combo to those of you with the same skin problems! 🥰🥰 Step1⃣ AA Skincare Mint & Dead Sea Salt Deep Cleansing Face Mask Step2⃣: Dermalogica MultiVitamin Power Recovery Masque Step3⃣: Clarins Double Serum AA Skincare Mint & Dead Sea Salt Deep Cleansing Face Mask The AA Skincare Mask is a blue cleansing mask containing lots of cleansing particles. It feels like a layer of old keratin has been removed after using it. It's very comfortable and it cleanses and smoothens my chin and nose well. As I have very sensitive skin, sometimes masks leave me with a redness or a mild stinging. This facemask caused neither, and left me with gorgeously smooth soft skin, and a feeling of being very refreshed and cleansed. Another pleasant thing is that it's REALLY nice to have in this hot weather as it has a nice cooling effect! 💦💦💦 dermalogica - Multivitamin Power Recovery Mask The Dermalogica Masque has a pudding-like, springy, and moisturizing texture. It has a warming component when activated to skin.You can mix it with some toner and apply a thin layer to the entire face so that it is milder and gets absorbed more easily. You will DEF feel your skin becoming smoother and plumper after you wash it off.It really brings life back to my face when I'm feeling dull. Maybe a bit pricey but it's worth every single dollar! CLARINS - Double Serum Complete Age Control Concentrate A small amount of it is enough for combination-oily skin. It's easier for skin to absorb skin care products after exfoliating, so using the serum in this step of the routine can really moisturize and plump up your skin. It felt a little oily after I applied it in the night. But my skin became SUPER soft and bouncy the next morning and didn’t feel greasy anymore. Those with combination-oily/oily skin can use this group of skincare products and expect great results! They're sure to make your skin look whitened and glowing when you wake up the next day. Give them a go! 💖💖💖 Do you have the same skin concern? What are some of your favourite solutions? 💞
CLARINS-Double Serum Complete Age Control Concentrate
I wanted to share a shelfie along with a couple products I’m loving lately!! 💖boscia Luminizing Pink Mask I started using this recently and I’m not surprised to report that I am loving this mask so much! I have to say that I wasn’t a fan of Peel off masks until Boscia came into my life! This mask helps me so much with blackheads and oil control due to the activated charcoal! It leaves my skin so smooth after and ummm it’s PINK! I am seriously so impressed with every Boscia product I try! Moving on up to one of my favorite brands! 💖 ❤️Caudalie Vinosource S.O.S. Deep Hydration Serum I am new to the Caudalie family & I can honestly say I see the hype! It is a very moisturizing serum that I either use alone or mix with another moisturizer! I’ve used it when I’ve broken out and it really calms my redness as well! So far I am loving you caudalie
boscia-Luminizing Pink Charcoal Mask
What is mugwort? Mugwort is a Korean herb, that has detoxifying, soothing and calming beneits. It is known to be effective against acne and irritated, problematic skin. Mugwort contains a lot of vitamins and minerals that are good for the skin. MUGWORT ESSENCE 🌱Ingredients: 100% Mugwort extract. Yes, there is only ONE ingredient. Pretty impressive, huh? 🌱Consistency&scent: It has a slippery, thicker consistency that spreads on the face beautifully. It has herbal scent, which disappears on the skin quickly. 🌱Performacne: I use it sometimes in AM, sometimes in PM routine, after toner or instead. I pour it on my palms and gently pat into my face. I don't want to waste the product by using cotton pads. It is very moisturizing and makes my skin sooo smooth in touch. I noticed that it lessens my redness and eventual irritation (for example after exfoliating), and also I think it helps to heal pimples faster. I am really impressed with this product, I can clearly see that it improves my skin and brighten it. 🌱Repurchase? YES! MUGWORT MASK 🌱Ingredients: 2.1% of mugwort leaf powder, glycerin and many extracts with anitioxidant, anti-inflammatory properties. 🌱Consistency&scent: This has stronger scent than the essence and I find it overwhelming while I wear the mask. The texture is very interesting, it actually has mugwort particles in and because of that the mask is quite hard to wash off. 🌱Performance: I was expecting a lot from this mask, since the essence is excellent, however I am a bit disappointed. It's not bad, but it's not that good as I wanted it to be, considering the price. My skin does feel a bit calmed but that's it. I don't see visible skin improvement and it's not moisturizing enough. It may be a nice mask to detoxify the skin, but I didn't fell in love. 🌱Repurchase? Rather not. I want to try their other masks.
𝐁𝐋𝐈𝐒𝐒𝐎𝐌𝐀 uses a unique approach and divides all products into 5 Ecosystems, not skin types. ⠀ ▪️ Sustain - For normal and combination skin and basic support for any age. ▪️ Rescue - For skin with redness and breakouts that may be overproducing oil, or for help with hormonal changes. ▪️ Soothe - For dry and extremely sensitive, allergy-prone skin of any age. ▪️ Renew - For mature skin with dryness, discoloration, and fine lines that may be showing signs of hormonal changes. ▪️ Defend - For mature skin with dryness, discoloration, and fine lines that may be showing signs of hormonal changes. ⠀ Depending on the needs of the skin, you can "switch" between different Ecosystems. ⠀ I am using two products: 🌱 𝐋𝐀𝐕𝐈𝐒𝐇 - Loving Recovery Beta-glucan Mask with 18 actives for hydrating dry, stressed, inflamed skin (oatmilk, reishi and maitake mushrooms, St. John's wort, astragalus, self heal, passionflower, cupuasu, baobab, pomegranate, perilla, and pumpkin oils). I love using this mask in the evening, when my skin requires more love, especially after day outside on sun exposure, when I need to soothe and calm down skin. Mask has creamy texture and can be used as overnight leave-in mask for additional hydration. ⠀ 🌱 𝐒𝐌𝐎𝐎𝐓𝐇 𝐀+ Correcting serum with 20 actives for oily/problem skin types, that suffer from redness and breakouts (with 4% niacinamide, herbs, and vitamin A, yarrow, goldenrod, dandelion, fennel, licorice extracts, gluconolactone and blue oils). Like a mask, I am using this serum when I need to calm down skin, during those days with breakouts and more sensitive skin than usually. It helps to deal with inflammation, irritation and sensitivity as long as oil production. It has lightweight creamy texture and absorbs in seconds leaving skin matte but hydrated.
My favorite peel off mask!
The wander beauty lift off purifying and brightening peel off mask is a bright berry pearl color that is purifying and brightening and is packed with intense antioxidants to instantly detoxify and awaken full skin! It can be solutions for dull and uneven skin, pore minimizing, reduce hyperpigmentation and reduce the appearance of wrinkles as well as oil control! This is for all skin types as well! The texture of this is thick and creamy! And the color is pink and shiny which looks so cool on your face! The product itself felt good applying to my skin and easy to peel off. I overall really love this mask because of its amazing tightening effect and subtle dewy glow after using it! My skin always looks amazing the next morning after using it! I got this in an Ipsy bag about 4 months ago and it quickly became my favorite peel off mask! My skin is so soothed and relaxed after using this. It didn’t break me out at all and the results are amazing in the morning after use and it really does everything I want it to do to my skin! It also didn’t dry out my skin but it also didn’t moisturize a lot, but it isn’t meant to hydrate as much as to mostly purify and brighten. I would definitely recommend this mask to others! It is so fun to use with amazing results anyone would love! It certainly does lift off to reveal a smoother, clearer and brighter complexion! This mask is worth the price of $34 for 2.29oz! If you don’t want to buy the full size just get a sample to try first. ✈️🍇WANDER BEAUTY - Lift Off Purifying and Brightening Peel Off Mask Berry Pearl
WANDER BEAUTY-Lift Off Purifying and Brightening Peel Off Mask Berry Pearl
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