In an attempt to find out more about our customers, we recently launched a survey to understand how what you’re using on your face each morning. As it turn out you guys are averaging 16 products (this includes skincare and cosmetics) and spending no more than 10 minutes cleansing and applying makeup.
Seemingly, the American woman is adding more and more steps into her skincare routine in an attempt to perfect her skin. From serums and essences to primers and highlighters, there’s a lot to consider, so we thought we’d list out all the products you need to prep the skin.
Step 1: The Exfoliator
Start by lifting debris and dead skin cells (which your skin sheds overnight during the renewal process) with a really great exfoliator on dry skin. Generally, manual scrubbing should be reserved for 2-3 times a week maximum but one of our favorite dermatologists Dr. Harold Lancer, who strongly advocates daily exfoliating, created a Polish gentle enough to use everyday, but powerful enough to prevent clogged pores and dull complexions.