My Morning Skin Saving Essentials Pack
5 All Natural Skin Saving Products with active all Australian Botanical ingredients.
In the morning, I only cleanse with water. Because I do a full night time cleanse, in which I remove makeup and grit. Every second or so day I like to gentle exfoliate around nose and chin area in the shower with Bubbles Without the Bull and a hand exfoliating mit that you can pick up from Woolies for about $4.
Following cleansing, I use Mistify Me to add a water barrier to my skin and infuse it with active skin brightening vitamins. It also acts as a fresh wake up spritz that invigorates not only my skin, but my mood. This helps to act as a good foundation for all that is to come next.
Now it’s time for what I call “the do’ers.” Products that contain concentrated active ingredients — think skin plumping hyaloronic acid, vitamin A, C + E — these ingredients are intended to achieve a certain effect are considered “actives.” When used morning and night these two products will hydrate the skin, reduce dullness, reduce skin redness, even out skin tone, texture and acne scarring, all while offsetting environmental aggressors.
Plump Up the Volume Serum is applied first when the skin is still moist, so that it seeps right into the skin. I then like to apply my ACE 4 Face actives and let them sit for a few minutes before the next steps. Doing this will help will seal in the other products.
I’ll then move onto moisturiser.
Our luxuriously rich day moisturiser It's a Beautiful Day Hey! contains an Aloe Vera base and Coconut Oil and Cocoa Butter to nourish, feed and soothe the skin, whilst being easily absorbed for daily use. Infused with Jacaranda Flower which is an anti-inflammatory that helps to calm and soothe skin. Jacaranda also stimulates collagen production. Naturally scented with Ylang Ylang, Patchouli and Jasmine.
I apply it by patting it on my face and then massaging in to the skin with upward strokes. I tend to take a few minutes on this process. This helps to work the product into my skin and I feel pampered with a mini-facial massage. Self Care Yeh Yeh!
The last step involves adding our eye cream to lock in moisture and also offer protection through the day to the delicate skin around the eye, my skin arouond this area is super fine. Eye Believe in Miracles is essential for the delicate under and around-eye area. An essential step in any skin preservation routine. Pat around and under eye area, I also like to massage a little bit in between my brows.
It May sound like allot but it literally takes under 3 minutes and even as a busy working mum, I make sure I do this daily to give me that inner and outer glow.
As they say, self care saves!
Take Care + Enjoy
Anastasia Skin Crusader
Take Care + Enjoy