Sunday, 17 January 2016

Daily Skincare heroes

I am definitely not a morning person! I am always rushing around in a haze of lateness, checking emails whilst I brush my teeth and applying make-up while I play Candy Crush ( I admit it- I'm a Candy Crush addict!) Therefore I tend to favour a simple (but hopefully affective) skincare regime.

My first port of call is always these two beauties! I have tried many different cleanser and toner duos but I always end up returning to Decleor aroma cleanse. The cleansing milk is ultra light and dissolves even the most stubborn make up, it contains essential oils of lavender, petitgrain and mallow which not only smells lovely but leaves my skin feeling fresh and clean. The reason I love this cleansing milk so much is that it is light weight and has a delicate smell, whenever I have strayed and tried other cleaners they always leave my skin feeling greasy and oily.

I always follow cleansing with a tonifying lotion, it just feels so wrong not to use a water like product when cleaning my face. The Decleor Aroma Cleanse Tonifying Lotion perfectly complements the Aroma cleanse milk, just like the cleansing milk the toner has a delicate smell and leaves my skin feeling refreshed and clean. Some toners I have tried in the past have left my skin feeling stripped and dry but I find this toner has the right balance of cleansing and hydrating.

John Lewis currently have an offer on this Duo, which you can find here John Lewis it has the 400ml bottles in the Decleor Winter Sale for £42 ( that's for both!)

Next I follow with a light weight moisturiser, I find my face can get a little oily throughout the day so I need an oil free moisturiser to help hydrate  my combination skin.
I love Dermalogica active moist, it's sheer, easy to apply and fragrance free. I also love that a bottle lasts absolutely ages!

I sometimes use a primer before I apply make up but as I don't have a favourite one just yet I thought I would leave that part of my routine out. Let me know what primer you use!

I always drag my heels a little before going to bed, which gives me a bit more time to pamper myself. I love my little Estee  Lauder trio! 

Before going to bed I cleanse and tone again, then I apply Estee Lauder advance night repair eye serum, I'm finding the older I get the more I am noticing my eyes looking tired and puffy. This serum is great, it's very light weight and absorbs easily. I also find that I only need a little bit to use on both eyes.

Next up is the Estee Lauder advance night repair, there are so many review out there on this super hero, it plumps, hydrates and smooth. It's basically sleep in a bottle!

Finally I finish up with Estee Lauder resilience light night cream, this is the newest member of my skincare staples but so far I have no complaints. It feels moisturising and luxurious plus it smells amazing, it also absorbs into my skin well but doesn't feel like it's disappearing instantly.

And there you have it, my everyday skincare heroes! What are your daily go to products? I would love to know, leave me a comment below!

Chlo XxX


  1. Hey!

    Thanks for tweeting me because your blog is so cute! Posts are really well written so I'm looking forward to reading more. I've not tried the Advanced Night Repair Serum and I keep hearing great things about it so it's definitely on my wish list!

    I could not be without the Emma Hardie Moringa Cleansing Balm - have you ever tried it? My skin loves it - makes it feel so clean, takes off all my make up, clears blemishes and keeps is soft.

    Sarah xx

  2. Thanks Sarah! I love the Advanced Night Repair Serum, it makes my skin feel so smooth. I haven't tried Emma Hardie's Cleansing Balm but it sounds great - I might add it to my birthday list!
    Chlo XxX


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