Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Face Wash.


What do y'all use as your normal face wash routine? In college, I used Proactiv, and that worked fairly well...but I just can't afford to spend that much money. I've been trying Acne Free...or I had, but it made my face SO DRY that it feels like it's on fire...so I've just been trying to wash with a mild cleanser and moisturize. We'll see how it works.

Anyway, in general I always feel so out of the loop with my skincare routine. I read about what the routine is supposed to look like in magazines, and quite frankly, I'm lucky if I remember to take of my makeup and wash my face at night--don't let my current moisturizing fool you...it wouldn't typically be in my frame of reference AT ALL.

So again, what do y'all use for your normal "routine"?

10 comments:

  1. I use Pro-Active in the shower in the morning and then use Cetaphil at night to wash away makeup.

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  2. I use a Mary Kay facial cleanser and moisturizer - but I've been blessed with good skin so don't have to worry about more intense cleansers. And by blessed I mean I was on Acutane at 16 and haven't had a problem for 9 years - but modern medicine is kind of like a blessing, right? :)

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  3. Believe it or not, I use Leaver 2000 in the morning and Clinique liquid soap at night to wash away make-up. I have fairly good skin, but did go to the dermatologist when I was younger and he said the best thing for your face is Leaver 2000 (probably because I didn't have very bad blemishes) Good luck!! I hate spending ridiculous amounts of money on that kind of stuff.

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  4. I'm currently looking for a good face wash and moisturizer. I use Bare Minerals make up so I switched to their face wash and moisturizer and didn't like it. I'm currenlty using Mary Kay face wash because I had some left over and the Bare Minerals moisturizer because I don't have any other. For awhile I used Arbonne products and liked them, but hated spending the big bucks on them.

    Good luck!

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  5. I use an Avon cleanser and moisturizer, but I need to get better at sticking to it. It's hard, but if we get used to it now, we'll reap the rewards later. :) Avon has some good, inexpensive stuff, if you want to check it out shoot me an email. :) mrs.shepard2005@gmail.com

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  7. I'm still a teenager. I used Oxy 10% benzoyl peroxide face wash and lotion.

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  8. I love Cetaphil. Or if you want to spend lots of cash, Fresh's Soy Facial Cleanser. Awesome stuff that won't over dry.

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  9. Just by washing your face you are doing better than me. = )

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  10. Avon has a slightly cheaper 3-step system that I love so far: http://shop.avon.com/shop/product.aspx?pf_id=35884&from=search&find_spec=clearskin&camp=200909&dir_delivery=1&rep_delivery=1

    Lately, I just use the scrub, though, because the pads and lotion are too drying for my skin. The scrub is a favorite, though. And I've been through my share of skincare. :)

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