How to Upgrade Your Skin Care Routine Before School Starts
Before the first homeroom bell of this school year rings, it’s time to upgrade your skin care routine. Beginning the semester with an upgraded and improved skin care routine might be just what you need to start off the year on the right foot. From a moisturizer with SPF to protect against UV rays to a deep-cleaning clay mask to minimize the appearance of pores, frankly, we think there are a few things missing from that school supply list. Keep reading for our favorite products—a la L’Oreal Paris—to help upgrade your skin care routine before school starts!
TO DETOX YOUR PORES: PURE-CLAY DETOX & BRIGHTEN FACE MASK
Formulated with three different clays, beautify your skin in minutes with this clay mask formulated to address dull, tired skin for a purified, even and radiant complexion. Expect this formula to draw out impurities, dirt and pollution, allowing the skin to breathe. This is the perfect face mask to use the night before your first day back at school.
Pure-Clay Detox & Brighten Face Mask, $12 MSRP
TO EXFOLIATE YOUR SKIN: PURE-SUGAR NOURISH & SOFTEN SCRUB
For softer, smoother skin, opt for this Pure-Sugar Scrub. It’s formulated with brown, blonde and white sugars, which are rich in minerals, for a gentle yet effective exfoliation. Coconut oil and cocoa butter can leave your skin feeling nourished and soft.
Pure-Sugar Nourish and Soften Scrub, $12 MSRP
TO BRONZE YOUR SKIN: SUBLIME BRONZE TINTED SELF-TANNING LOTION
If you want to start the school year looking naturally sun-kissed, then you’ll love the Sublime Bronze Tinted Self-Tanning Lotion. This advanced skin-smoothing formula has AHAs and vitamin E, and can deliver an even, streak-free tan. Since it’s transfer resistant, you can apply it the night before your first day of school for a flawlessly bronze tint.
TO TIGHTEN THE LOOK OF PORES: PURE-CLAY EXFOLIATE & REFINE MASK
When looking to address rough skin, exfoliation is your best friend. This mask is made from three pure clays and red algae extract, and can help reveal a polished and smooth complexion. It’ll draw out impurities, dirt and oils, while tightening the look of pores and allowing the skin to breathe. What can you expect after use? Healthy-looking skin with less visible imperfections.
Pure-Clay Exfoliate & Refine Mask, $12 MSRP
TO REMOVE MAKEUP: IDEAL CLEAN MAKEUP REMOVING TOWELETTES
These towelettes gently cleanse your skin, while removing every kind of makeup, even waterproof mascara! They’re also gentle enough to use around your eye area.
TO PROTECT YOUR SKIN: FUTURE MOISTURIZER SPF 15—NORMAL TO DRY SKIN
Sunscreen is a necessary part of every routine, whether it’s cloudy or super bright outside. For two in one benefits, reach for this moisturized formulated with SPF 15. All you have to do is apply 15 minutes before sun exposure and reapply at least every two hours.
Want more tips and product picks? Check out our ultimate back-to-school skin care guide!