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Since my previous skincare routine post I have changed up my products and added in an extra step or two in my skincare regime, so I thought I’d share my updated routine!

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In the morning I’ll use the Polaar Instant Eye Energizer under my eyes to de-puff and brighten them up a bit. I got mine from LookFantastic but it’s currently sold out, so keep an eye out for a restock.

Then I’ll use some Neutrogena Hydroboost Water Gel Moisturiser to hydrate my skin after lots of sleep. You only need a tiny bit and it goes so far! It makes my skin feel really hydrated and healthy. If you’d like to try it, you can find the moisturiser here.

I then use a lipscrub by Primark. I’ll be making my own lipscrub on the blog in April so keep an eye out for that if you want to make your own too!

Lastly I prep my face for makeup using primer, usually Illamasqua Hydra Veil as it’s hydrating and AMAZING. You can pick up some from LookFantastic.

(I also use an in-shower cleanser each morning to wash my face, in case you were wondering)

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In the evening I take my makeup off using Garnier’s makeup remover, followed by Garnier Micellar Water. It’s a very gentle way of taking makeup off and is good for all skin types! You can get these from Superdrug.

I then use Nuxe Toner (from LookFantastic) which smells so good and gets rid of the excess cleanser on my face. I’m running low and will definitely be repurchasing!

After toning, I use a serum. I’m currently using the SkinChemist serum that I got in my LookFantastic box (check out the unboxing here) which feels so nice on my skin and smells like a dream.

Next I moisturise. I’m using the Caudalie 4in1 moisturiser at the moment and I’m nearly out as it was just a sample in my Beauty Box (see above link for unboxing), but I also use The Ordinary Moisturising Factors + HA moisturiser or the Neutrogena Hydroboost Water Gel again.

I then do a lipscrub again, as I suffer really badly with dry lips – especially in the winter!

Lastly I use cold-pressed castor oil in my brows and lashes (to help them grow). This isn’t really a skincare step, but I thought I’d include it. My lashes are so thin and sparse so I wanted to help them thicken up and grow a bit, and my brows are a bit patchy from overplucking as a teen.

I also do a facemask each Friday, usually Garnier Moisture Bomb sheet masks!

That’s my skincare routine! I’ll be doing a video version on YouTube soon, so keep an eye out for that and subscribe if you want to support me!



  1. Wooow. Love your routine. Mine is pretty similar. After takong my makeup with Garnier I use Byphasse milk on face. After that I use my Ziaja night creme. For moisturizer I use my Neutrogena and for under eyes creme I use my Balea eye cream. I also use face scrub from Neutrogena 🙌🏻😜👌🏻

  2. Loved reading the post, I love Nuxe products, still have to bring in products from Caudalie in my skincare routine.
    Have heard a lot about using castor oil for lashes, have you seen any difference yet.

  3. Love this. I was actually planning on doing a skincare routine blog post myself, as I suffer with terrible skin. I was going to tie it in with a product review type thing. Thanks for the inspiration. I’ll be sure to tag you as inspo when I do mine.