Skincare these days can seem quite complicated with a plethora of different products and different types of routines. However, it need not be, as at the heart of any skincare routine is the basics of cleansing and moisturising. At Nakin we love high quality natural skincare products and believe that what is more important than a complicated routine is using the best natural skincare. Lots of conventional cosmetic products can contain harsh ingredients that might irritate skin, plus using a large number of different products can cause all sorts of issues. Instead at Nakin we believe in a simple skincare routine and that using the right products like ours will boost skin with nourishing botanicals.
A basic skincare routine should include cleansing, toning, moisturising, and protecting. Cleansing is the first step to any good skincare routine. Cleansers help remove dirt and oil from the skin while also providing hydration. It is important to choose a cleanser that is right, and we prefer natural plant-based cleansers like ours, that beautifully cleanse but without stripping away the natural oils.
Toning after cleansing is an often-forgotten essential step, but it has an important role to play in a skincare routine. They help restore the skin's pH balance after cleansing and prepare it for further products in your skincare routine. Toners can help tighten pores, reduce redness, and nourish the skin with antioxidants. Look for gentle formulas like ours that will not dry out your skin.
Moisturising is essential to prevent dehydration and keep skin looking healthy. Moisturisers like ours are packed with plant actives and extracts that hydrate, nourish and condition skin. Moisturisers create an invisible barrier on the skin to lock in the moisture and goodness, plus protect skin from environmental aggressors such as pollution.
The last step of any skincare routine in the daytime should be protection from the sun. Sunscreen helps protect against UVA and UVB rays, which can cause premature ageing and other skin issues. Look for a sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or higher that will not clog pores or leave a greasy residue.
By following these steps, you will have a simple yet effective skincare routine that will help keep your skin looking healthy and vibrant. Remember to always use products specifically formulated for your skin type and to cleanse, tone, moisturise, and protect every day.
If you are looking for quite a simple routine, then with Nakin’s Anti-Ageing products we would recommend using either the Advanced Cleansing Milk or Rejuvenating Face Wash. They are both excellent cleansers and the milk is more richer, nourishing and comforting than the wash as it is oil based, the face wash is also hydrating though and has a luxurious lather that will not strip skin. Then follow this with our Purifying Face Toner, plus either the Matt Formula Face Cream (for oily, combination, normal and sensitive skin) or the Active Dew Face Cream (for dry, combination, normal and sensitive skin). Both of our face creams are for day and night use and free from SPF. This is because they are rich in natural actives and extracts that give all the hydration, nourishment and protection for both day and night use. Then for the eye area use our Eye Cream Complex.
The above products are an excellent place to start for a simple skincare routine. All of Nakin’s products play an important role in a good beauty routine, so if looking for more products to use then we would suggest adding in our Exfoliating Radiance Tonic at night-time only instead of the toner, and then either our Performance Face Serum or Revitalising Face Oil, as a treatment after cleansing and before applying moisturiser. Plus, our Lip Treatment Balm.