The first cleanse should be conducted with an oil-based cleanser that works to remove all the dirt, debris, congestion, and impurities from the skin. Only oil-based cleansers can break down oil-based pollutants on the skin, so this step is critical to ensure all makeup, sunscreen, and sebum is remove from the skin. Dermalogica’s PreCleanse is a great option for your first cleanse. This oil-based cleanser is suitable for all skin types and conditions, melting away makeup, sunscreen and impurities while nourishing the skin with essential fatty acids. Simply apply to dry skin and massage it in gently before rinsing off.
A vital step in your routine, the oil-based cleanser doesn’t just break down debris, it also helps to fortify the skin barrier, soften the skin and allow the targeted ingredients within the second cleanse to penetrate more deeply.
The second step works to target your specific skin needs. Cleansing with a water-based gel or cream cleanser, this step gets to work fast without having to work through a barrier layer of oil and pollutants. Removing remaining impurities, sweat and dirt from the skin, the water or cream cleanser will leave your skin feeling soft, clean and refreshed.
Choosing the right cleanser for your skin type is essential to ensure that your skin is getting the care it needs. Choose within Dermalogica’s extensive cleansing options, mixing and matching between ranges to find the cleanser that is right for your skin’s needs.