Nov 20 , 2019
So, you're new to skincare. Or, maybe you've decided it's time to take your routine to the next level with more than just a simple cleanser and moisturiser. Either way, you've done the research, read some online reviews, and stocked up on products in your budget. Now, you just need to figure out whether the ingredients in all of these creams, serums, and masks work harmoniously.
Do Mix: Retinol with moisturising ingredients like hyaluronic acid and ceramides as well as SPF.
Do Mix: Vitamin C with antioxidants and SPF.
Don't Mix: Vitamin C with retinol.
Do Mix: AHA/BHA acids with moisturising ingredients and SPF.
Don't Mix: AHA/BHA acids with retinol.
Do Mix: Benzoyl Peroxide with gentle hydrating ingredients, SPF, and topical antibiotics.
Do Mix: Niacinamide with (almost) every ingredient in your skincare routine.
Don't Mix: Niacinamide and vitamin C.
Do Mix: SPF can (and should) be used in any and every skincare routine.
Don't Mix: SPF with makeup or moisturisers.