Cleansing is probably my most important beauty routine.
A big statement but it is how I feel.
If my face is well cleansed I feel my skin looks brighter and I feel so much better.
Generally I am religious in my routine and give my face a thorough cleansing morning and night. The last few weeks I have not been as applied and this morning when I looked in the mirror I can see the results. Not so great.
We had very early start times for game drives and latish nights to bed, so without excuses, the cleansing was a little neglected. I wasn’t entirely wicked but I was not as thorough as I could have been.
I use two products in my routine.
I have been using the Darphin cleanser since I can remember and the Filorga Foam for a couple of years now. I like the contrast between the textures of the two and the different benefits they bring. The cleansing milk is gentle when my skin feels more sensitive whereas the foam is still light but enriched with hyaluronic acid, an anti-aging feature. This foaming cleanser does feel incredible to use and does not have the drying feel of many others.
They are both exceptional cleansers and I alternate them. Generally I like to swap and experiment with skincare products but I always come back to these. I also use the Clarisonic brush to aid my routine but I never take it in my suitcase. I missed that too.
Now I am back to reality there are no more excuses. xv
Going, Going Gone: The Importance of Cleansing
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