The Ultimate Nourishing Skincare Routine For Dry Skin
If you dream of saying goodbye to flaky , irritated, dry and uncomfortable skin, know that a good skincare routine can make a world of difference. Indeed , though your skin can be naturally dry, and in dire need of some hydration, it doesn’t have to stay that way. In this article , we will show you how to build a skincare routine that will bring comfort and brightness back to your skin.
What is dry skin?
Skin is considered dry when it is dull and the pores are not very visible. It is often tight because it lacks moisture. There are two categories of dry skin:
- Dry skin that does not produce enough sebum.
- Dry skin that is dehydrated because it lacks water.
Several factors can cause dry skin. These include genetics, taking certain medications, too much sun, not drinking enough water, poor diet and aging.
Want to be sure you have dry skin ? Try our skincare quiz and get confirmation on your skin type.
What routine for dry skin?
The perfect routine for dry skin is centered around bringing moisture back into the skin and nourishing it. Try incorporating ingredients like : Hyaluronic Acid, Shea, Squalane and Plant oils
Step 1: Hydrating Cleanser (Morning and Night)
Cleansing is an essential step in a good skincare routine because it will cleanse the skin and prepare it to receive other moisturizing elements. For dry skin, be sure to use a gentle cleanser. You can either double cleanse (oil cleanser + cream cleanser) or use a single cleanser; the choice is up to you.
|ORGANIC MELTING CLEANSING OIL
|AWAKE AHA MOLECULAR GLOW CLEANSER
|DIVINE CLEANSING OIL
|NATURAL CLEANSING OIL
Step 2: Toner (Morning and Night)
To keep your skin bright and luminous,follow your face wash with a hydrating toner to exfoliate, hydrate, and prep the skin for the following steps.
Step 3: Hydrating Serum (Morning and Night)
Serums are our favorite parts in a skincare routine. This step is here you give your skin the extra boost that it needs to be the best it can be. And for dry skin that means, hydrated, supple and glowy. For this, hyaluronic acid or serums rich in oils are a must.
|FACE SERUM PRICKLY PEAR, ARGAN AND NEROLI
Step 4: Moisturizer (Morning and Night)
Moisturizing is the most important step in a routine for dry skin. Choose a rich moisturizer that will contain fortifying and nourishing ingredients to penetrate deeply into the skin barrier for soft and healthy skin.
|FORTE RETINOL LUSTRE MOISTURISER
Step 5: Facial Oil (Night)
Seal your moisture thanks to an oil. The goal with this step is to protect the skin and add some extra hydration and extra nutrients with an oil. Look for oils rich in antioxidants like vitamin E or C and essential fatty-acid.
|ORGANIC ARGAN OIL
Bonus: Hydrating Mask
If your skin is feeling extra dry or you are looking for some added comfort : Use a nourishing face mask weekly for an extra boost of moisture and rejuvenation.
|SOOTHING HONEY AND NEROLI MASK
Now that you have the best skin care routine for dry skin, you want to know how to tackle your other skin needs : treat hyperpigmentation, aging, clogged pores, sensitivity? Download our free guide on how to care for your skin here. Available in French & English.
Find all our dry skin product recommendations here.