Many of us are used to applying our make‐up half asleep in a dark room each morning. And some of us are also used to the dismay of catching sight of ourselves 3 hours later. Whether it’s cakey foundation, patchy powder, or your make‐up has seemingly gone AWOL, perfecting your pre-makeup skincare routine could help. Here’s how to prep your skin for make‐up:
Fully cleansing your face of all traces of oil should be the first step in every skincare routine. There are plenty of different ways to cleanse your skin, so pick a method that works best for you. Some people use two different methods together (like cleansing wipes followed by a face wash) to make sure they pick up as many pore‐blocking impurities and dirt as possible.