My Korean Beauty Regimen

  1. AM
    9 steps
  2. cleanse
    gently rinse with Amore Pacific cleansing cream. (100% does not cause acne!)
  3. toner
    gently pat face + neck with Neutrogena Pore Refining toner.
  4. essence
    gently tap face, neck + chest with Iope Bioessence skin essence.
  5. serum
    for face, neck + chest, use 1 pump of Amore Pacific moisturizing serum.
  6. moisture + jelly pack
    use a dime sized amount of 100% organic vegetable glycerin + jelly pack serum.
  7. target area treatment - sunscreen
    tap Sulwasoo ginseng eye cream around the delicate eye area. then, gently pat Iope CC cream with a makeup wedge around eye, brow line + laugh lines. use a more moisturizing sunscreen for neck, face + hands.
  8. makeup - sunscreen
    extra sunscreen protection; Revlon Colorstay + Benefit's Hello Gorgeous- in that order. continue with blush, eye makeup etc. set with makeup setting spray.
  9. hair + body
    rub a dime sized amount of tsubaki oil on lips, hands, feet etc. + tame fly away hairs before bed. tip: put lipstick on last.
  10. vitamins
    beauty vitamins, probiotics, multi vitamin w/o iodine (Rainbow Lite Women's formula) + fish oil
  11. PM
    10 steps
  12. oil cleanse - 1st cleanse
    wet face with warm water then use Manitoba Harvest cold pressed hemp oil (pour a generous amount on a cotton pad; mix with a splash of warm water + gently wipe off makeup). tip: let the cotton pad sit on eyelids for a couple seconds to absorb the oil, then wipe gently.
  13. cream cleanse - 2nd cleanse
    use a pea size amount of Amore Pacific clarifying foaming cleanser (it will turn green from the hemp oil)
  14. antioxidant mask
    mix pure matcha/green tea powder + manuka honey + hemp oil (1/8 tsp of each); make a paste + let it sit for 15 min. gently wipe + rinse completely with a soft bamboo cloth.
  15. shower cleanse - 3rd cleanse
    with a clarisonic (sensitive skin brush), rinse off face mask with Cereve foaming face wash for oily/combination skin.
  16. toner
    gently wipe face with Neutrogena Pore Refining toner. if there are any traces of makeup left, repeat step 1 especially around the eyes.
  17. essence
    gently tap face, neck + chest with Iope Bioessence skin essence.
  18. serum
    for face, neck + chest, use 1 pump of Amore Pacific moisturizing serum.
  19. treatment
    for face, neck, chest + hands, use a pea sized amount of Retin A Micro.
  20. target area treatment
    tap Sulwasoo ginseng eye cream around the delicate eye area; top it off with tsubaki (green tea) oil. also smooth lips + neck with a dime sized amount of tsubaki oil.
  21. sleeping pack
    top everything off (face + neck) with Laniege's brightening sleeping pack (mask). tip: do the eye area last so the oil doesn't spread all over the face.
  22. hair + body
    moisturize entire body with 100% mango seed butter. then, pat a dime sized amount of tsubaki oil on neck, hands, feet etc. + tame fly away hairs before bed.
  23. aromatherapy + herbal tea
    drink small cup of chamomile tea + apply custom oil blend (i use a drop of each; 100% neroli, jasmine, german chamomile, vetiver + lavender from body time) to pressure points (temples + nape of neck)
  24. express gratitude to God + say a self love affirmation! ❤️