The Three Face Washes and Cleansers that Changed my Skin Journey

It’s called a skincare JOURNEY for a reason. Yes, you have your goal of having the clearest, most glowy, and smooth skin on the face of this earth, but there’s definitely some steps and time in between that goal and where you’re at right now (unless you’re one of the lucky ones that just naturally has incredible skin, in which case, HI MY NAME IS JEALOUS!). This week, I wanted to share a few face washes that have all been lifesavers for me ranging from a little higher end to drugstore.

1. OLEHENRIKSEN Find Your Balance Oil Control Cleanser

This was the first face wash I used on my skin care journey; it came in a box set that also included a toner and a moisturizer. I mentioned in How I Found My Skincare Savior that this cleanser was a miracle worker for me. I was working in the middle of the summer in New York City at a restaurant where the kitchen was in a basement. My skin needed some MAJOR love and this cleanser did just the trick. Overnight, it took care of my oil problem in my T-Zone and was the catalyst to my journey and this cleanser is definitely a product you can use at any point in yours!

2. Acure Brightening Cleansing Gel

My current holy grail facial wash. I use this every day and also throw in an exfoliator because, unfortunately, my pores get clogged a bit quick. Listen ~ this gel makes my skin SO. SMOOTH. and I feel like I wake up glowwingg every single morning. It’s truly amazing. Not to mention that it’s 100% cruelty free and 100% vegan. Don't tell the others, but this one's my favorite.

3. Pacifica Kale Detox Deep Cleansing Face Wash

I like to call this wash my middle man. In between using the other two washes, this was my go-to. I wouldn’t necessarily say it improved my skin, but it definitely maintained it and kept me from breaking out as much as I had been before my journey. I would highly recommend this if you’re on a budget and in need of a solid wash!

Skincare is something that you’re always going to have to work at. But trust me, it’s so worth it. Prioritize yourself a little more and put time into your skin. You deserve it!



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