Evening Skincare Routine

Products mentioned:

Bioderma Sensibio H2O Cleanser
The Body Shop Camomile Silky Cleansing Oil
Pick ‘n Pay microfibre face cloths
Human+Kind Deep Cleansing Cloth
Emma Hardie Amazing Face Moringa Cleansing Balm
Human+Kind All-in-One Wash Off Facial Cleanser
Pixi Glow Tonic
Botanics Rosewater Toning Spritz
Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery Concentrate*
Trilogy Certified Organic Rosehip Oil
The Body Shop Vitamin E Sink-In Moisture Mask

I also usually useΒ EstΓ©e Lauder Advanced Night Repair underneath by moisturiser but it ran out recently (check out this Empties post for a mini review) and I haven’t yet repurchased it. Ditto the Human+Kind Wash Off Facial Cleanser.

*PR sample

12 comments on Evening Skincare Routine

  • Helen

    Hi Jules quick question – do you use the microfiber cloth after the first and second cleanse? How do you dry your face off after removing your makeup?
    Thanks! I’m a big fan! πŸ™‚

    • Jules (author)

      Hi Helen πŸ™‚ After the first cleanse, I rinse my face with running warm water from the tap and then pat dry with a clean towel (use paper towel or heavy duty tissues if you’re very acneic). Then I use the face cloth (soaked in hot water and wrung out) after the second cleanse. You could use the face cloth for both though, I just like emulsifying the cleansing oil with my hands because I think it’s a bit more gentle.

  • Helen

    Awesome thank you!:)

  • Jamie

    Hi Jules πŸ™‚ is there an alternative for the Botanics Rosewater Toning Spritz that we can get locally that you would recommend?

    • Jules (author)

      I don’t know of a specific brand or product but it would be very easy to make your own. Mine is about to run out so I’m going to try this myself. All you need to do is mix pure rosewater (try health food shops or Mediterranean/Middle Eastern delis) with some glycerin (available from any pharmacy) in a spray bottle and voila!

  • Leanne

    Hi Jules,

    I’m a recent Estee Lauder Advcanced Night Repair convert. Over time it has done wonders for my skin texture as well as my pigmentation. Unfortunately I recently ran out and I live in China where beauty product are more than double the price they are at home. Would you say the Trilogy Rosehip oil would be a good enough substitute until I get my hands on more Estee Lauder?

    • Jules (author)

      Hi Leanne! There aren’t any direct substitutes for ANR unfortunately; I’ve never tried anything that did the same thing. Rosehip oil is lovely and will help to address photo-ageing but the effects are a bit more limited compared to the blend of ingredients in something like ANR.

  • Zahra Patel

    Hi, I’ve recently purchased the Pixi Glow Tonic overseas, do you know if it’s available locally?

    • Jules (author)

      Hi Zahra – unfortunately we don’t know of any local Pixi stockists

  • Mel

    You can purchase it on a site called Samika

  • Natasha

    Is the Trilogy Rosehip Oil stocked in SA somewhere?

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