2/17/2016

Current Skin Care Routine : Morning Edition



My skincare routine is never the same! I literally change it up all the time, mainly because I have so many samples to go through I find something I love and buy the full size for a while and forget all the other products I have. Currently I am using a routine which I find is helping my skin massively but also so affordable you can buy pretty much all of it in the local supermarket which makes it convenient as well

Biore Deep Pore Charcoal Cleanser - £3.50
I adore this brand, it really helps clear my skin up and my partner has even gotten in on the action using this, you can really feel it cleaning the pore thoroughly reducing the appearance of them. It is oil free, dermatology tested and gentle enough for everyday use. It does appear to have mixed reviews with some people saying it didn't work for them what so ever but I have noticed the trend in the reviews which say it didn't work, they don't suffer acne or never have and some don't even have oily skin. They are literally the opposite target audience for this product! But hey-ho! One product is never going to work for everyone and this just happens to be a game changer for me

Clean & Clear Blackhead Clearing Cleaner - £3.00
I have used this since my teen years, I still suffer major blackheads but this does help and I have never found anything which gets rid of them completely which is probably why I am so loyal to this product! That and the price of it and it lasts ages! Once again it's oil free which is what I like in my medicated face products, who doesn't right? I does claim you can see results from the first use, I have to disagree with that but over time you can see changes. It does have Salicylic Acid in which some peoples skin agrees with and some peoples doesn't but again for my skin I have always had better results with Salicylic Acid products

Simple Soothing Eye Balm - £3.49
This brand always will have a place in my heart. I just love how (excuse the pun) simple the ingredients are so I know my skin will not have any reactions to them. It really helps with the puffiness I have each morning from lack of sleep or the occasional cry at some cheesy chick flick!

Etre Belle Golden Skin Roll-On - £30.66 
Now this is one of three things you can't just pick up in the supermarket and it is quiet pricey. I got this as a sample in my Glossy Box however I always use one of these eye rollers day and night, it's the cold metal ball which I find helps with the redness and puff under eyes. I will be honest with you here I normally use the Simple Kind To Eyes Roll On which only costs around £5 but I have ran out of that and had this sitting in my collection to use but to be honest I don't see much difference in both products, it may be I haven't used this one enough or just the fact they basically do the same thing but once this runs out I will be going back to ones you can find in supermarkets!

Avon Care Light Moisture
I change moisturisers all the time as soon as one runs out I buy another one and normally they are different, I have recently been using this one by Avon and it has lasted me a fair while. It is made with cucumber and green tea so smells really fresh in the mornings, I love it. It is a gel formula which is really refreshing especially for all my oily skin girls. It does take a little while to sink into the skin but I normally just potter about and get a coffee when I wait for it to dry and it does help control the T-Zone throughout the day. Unfortunately I can not seem to find this any more but another good moisturise I tend to pick up a lot is L'Oreal Paris Triple Active which can be found here

Lollipops Paris Delicieuse - £4.15
Again I got this through Glossy Box but I just use any lip balm! I absolutely love the Nivea range especially the fruity ones (peach is to die for) & the honey and milk lip balm again I literally just want to eat it straight from the tube. But yeah really I use any lip balm going! I even have one from the Bahamas tourist board next to use once this one runs out! If you did want to try this particular lip balm though it is good, tastes amazing reminds me of vanilla iced cupcakes and extremely hydrating but honestly unless I was doing a Glossy Box shop I wouldn't go out my way to order just one lip balm

C x