5 Double-Duty Skincare Products
For modern Southern women, finding the right beauty routine for their fast-paced life is a must. We all know that time is important and so is sleep, so why not try and streamline all the steps it takes to keep your skin fresh and healthy. First on the list: multitasking products that are worth every cent. When short on time it is important to get the most out of every step of your daily routine. From tightening and fighting wrinkles, to cleansing and exfoliating, these products don’t disappoint. If you’re getting ready for a crazy day or getting ready for bed after a long day, there are some skin care tips that a Southern women will always remember: cleanse, exfoliate, and moisturize. These five beauty products take care of those basics while doubling up on the work. From toning and treating acne, to minimizing pores and softening skin, you won’t want to miss out on all the work these five products do.
Tighten & Fight Wrinkles
Every gal’s beauty routine should include a nightly moisturizer. This one will also combat uneven skin tone, fine lines, and wrinkles.
Buy It: Sleep Tight Firming Night Balm, $48; sephora.com
Tone & Treat Acne
Green tea and cucumber extract sooth skin and reduce redness, while salicylic acid removes oil and prevents pores from clogging.
Buy It: Neutrogena Oil-Free Acne Stress Control Triple-Action Toner, $6.99; target.com
Minimize Pores & Soften Skin
Say hello to smoother skin with a little drop of this serum by Estée Lauder.
Buy It: Idealist Pore Minimizing Skin Refinisher, $57; nordstrom.com
4 DIY Beauty Scrubs For Softer Skin
Using basic ingredients that you can find in the pantry, you'll be able to whip up some all-natural beauty scrubs that will exfoliate and moisturize your skin. These hydrating masks from our friends at Health are also much cheaper than their chemical-filled counterparts, so they are a great option for a relaxing night or a kids' slumber party.
Cleanse & Exfoliate
Formulated with radish root to remove impurities and caviar lime to gently exfoliate, this cleanser simplifies your routine and delivers two replenishing steps in one fell swoop.
Buy It: Oribe Daily Ritual Cream Face Cleanser, $45; birchbox.com
Protect & Glow
This hardworking tinted moisturizer with SPF 32 is formulated with light-reflecting pigments for a healthy glow. It can be used to prep skin before foundation or worn alone.
Buy It: Daylight Tinted Radiance Moisturizer SPF 32 with LSR10, $45; everskin.com