From the undeniable benefits that SKII cosmetics bring, this brand is more and more conquered by millions of people, trusted and satisfied, and is also the secret of all famous stars and actors in the beauty industry. Specifically, SKI cosmetics are free of chemicals and fragrances, so they are compatible with almost all skin types, such as oily skin, sensitive skin, or combination skin. You can feel the rapidly changing skin, perfect when you know the use and use the proper process. See how to use SKII Skincare Products right in the article below.
Step 1: Clean the skin with makeup remover and cleanser
1. Clean the skin with SKII Facial Treatment Gentle Cleanser
Even though the step of removing makeup has passed, washing your face with a cleanser is still an essential skin cleansing step that cannot ignore. SK-II facial cleanser creates a vortex that sweeps away dirt, sweat, sebum secretion, and residual makeup remover hid deep in the skin and under the pores.
Wash your face correctly with SKII Facial Cleanser: Put a small amount of Japanese SK-II Facial Cleanser and a little water on the palm of your hand, massage until foaming and apply evenly on the face.
2. Deep clean with SK-II Facial Treatment Cleansing Gel
If you make up daily, choose a makeup remover from SK-II is the most necessary thing to save your skin from thousands of upcoming skin problems. Besides, even if you say no with makeup and go out with a little sunscreen, you still need a careful skincare process to remove sunscreen—that why you also need to use Japanese SK-II makeup remover.
Steps to remove makeup with SK II Japanese Cleanser Gel:
- Wash thoroughly before touching your face.
- Take just enough makeup remover to remove the most stubborn makeup remover.
- Clean eyes and lips first because these are the two areas of skin that hold the thickest amount of makeup.
- Clean to the end of the T (forehead, nose, chin) and to the rest of the areas.
- Use warn water to wash away the SK-II Japanese makeup remover.
Step 2: Soften skin by using Japanese SK-II facial treatment clear lotion.
After cleaning, the skin surface is quite dry and needs moisturizer. Now, it is the most suitable time to use Japanese SK-II toner to soften the skin. This skincare step also helps the skin absorb the most necessary nutrients and water after being lost when washing the face before.
Step 3: Use SK-II Facial Treatment Essence – SK-II magic water to balance the skin
After the skin returns to everyday softness, you need to nurture it with Japanese SK-II spirit water essence to get the skin rich in nutrients. Everyone is full of energy. In addition, healthy skin will absorb the particular treatment essence much better.
Step 4: Use a special treatment serum suitable for each skin type.
You’ve just gone through 3 basic steps that every woman needs to do in her skincare routine. However, in this step 4, we recommend that you carefully choose the right product for your skin problem. Each person will have a unique skin problem to deal with. Serum with Vitamin C/E essence, collagen, placenta, natural essential oil extracts, etc., with the effect of deep skin regeneration from within, deeply moisturizing, making skin youthful, bright, or anti-aging. We divide into four skin types with four related products for you.
- SK-II R.N.A. Power Essence – SK-II Anti-Aging Serum: with active Pitera ingredient to restore firmness from all angles: vertically to help smooth wrinkles, horizontally to help tighten pores, for everyday skin prevention and treatment of aging.
- SK-II Genoptics Aura Essence – SK-II Whitening Serum: Extracted from Pitera and Prunus with precious vitamins and minerals, Aura essence protects and evens skin tone after only eight weeks for normal skin that needs to be turned on. Tone improves color.
- SK-II Genoptics Spot Essence – SK-II Serum for dark spots and freckles: Lumina Kelp extract can deeply penetrate into the bottom layer of the epidermis, blocking the appropriate Melanin production source for the skin to be removed and prevent brown spots that are at risk of becoming melasma at any age.
- SK-II Whitening Spot Specialist Concentrate – SK-II 28-day melasma treatment essence: contains nutrients from Vitamin C, nano-molecule Pitera … to help treat melasma from the deep roots of melasma, blow away old pigmentation spots and eliminate them. Dark pigmentation, stratum corneum, roughness in 28 days for skin, especially with many years of pigmentation.
Step 5: Moisturize with Japanese SK-II cream.
Skincare steps are closely related to each other. Therefore, moisturizing with Japanese SK-II lotion is also carefully arranged after using a special treatment serum to prevent the serum essence from evaporating. The cream is divided into two types of day and night to suit the skin nurture of each time and different skin conditions. Specifically, day creams have a lighter texture that helps keep the skin tight while we are active all day, while night creams are often highly moisturizing to help skin recover while we sleep.
The cream is divided into four types to suit different skin types such as serums:
- SK-II Spots Care and Brighten Day Cream – SK-II Day cream to treat melasma and freckles.
- SK-II Whitening Source Derm Brightener – SK-II Night cream to treat melasma and freckles.
- SK-II R.N.A. Power – SK-II Anti-Aging Cream.
- SK-II Cellumination Deep Surge EX – Whitening cream.
Step 6: Nourish the eye area with Japanese SK-II eye cream
For Japanese women in particular and all women in the world, the eye area is critical because a beautiful eye helps brighten the whole face. The skin around the eye area also shows the age of the owner. Therefore, taking care of the skin around the eyes with SK II R.N.A. Power Eye Cream is popular among Japanese women and is now famous throughout Asia. Don’t forget this step!
Step 7: Use SK-II Japanese sunscreen.
After six steps of skincare instructions with Japanese cosmetics SK-II, you must not skip this vital sunscreen step or lose all its effects and make the skin worse. Use sunscreen to protect your skin from harmful agents that cause: darkening, melasma, freckles, and don’t forget to remove makeup after going home like the first step.
Popular SKII Sunscreen products:
- SK-II Cellumination Day Surge U.V.
- Sunscreen Whitening Spots Care & Brighten Day Cream SK-II
- SKII WHITENING SOURCE DERM DEFINITION UV LOTION SPF50/PA+++ 30g
- SK-II Atmosphere Airy Light U.V. Emulsion Sunscreen
How to choose SKII Products base on skin types?
- The basic Pitera line (also known as Facial Treatment) for all skin types: this line is extremely suitable for all people under 25 years old with normal skin problems but want to nourish healthy and beautiful skin.
- Anti-aging type (red product type) for all skin types: with excellent anti-aging effects, helping to prevent wrinkles while making shallow wrinkles on the skin. These types of products are usually suitable for women over 30 years old.
- SKII’s skin whitening product model (Cellumination) is most suitable for normal skin and dry skin: SKII’s products have a deep whitening effect and help even out skin tone effectively. In addition, Cellumination has the property of moisture, which has an additional hydrating effect, so the product is more suitable for normal skin along with dry skin.
How to use SK-II products for sensitive/acne skin?
If you have sensitive skin, you should test the SK-II’s products on another skin area before applying it on your face, such as wrists/arms/behind ears, from 2 -3 minutes. If there are no symptoms, you can use it on your face.
With acne skin, you can use SK-II skincare and care products. However, it is necessary to pay attention to cleansing the face before starting the care process.
How to choose SK-II products for oily or dry skin?
For dry skin: you can use a few products at the same time. Simply put, your skin can absorb more nutrients than other skins. It is recommended to follow the basic skin care steps for oily or combination skin and possibly skip a few steps. The basic skincare process that you can do includes: makeup remover + cleanser + toner/lotion (rose water) + SKII magic water + moisturizer (+ sunscreen in the morning)
Which product should you use for the first time using SK-II?
When you first start using SK-II, you should begin with mini-size products with its popular products to see if you have a suitable product for the components of the model of this SK-II or not. And if it works best for your skin, so you can consider buying the full size.
For those who newly use SK-II products, you should start with the two most basic products, Facial Treatment Clear Lotion and Facial Treatment Essence + Moisturizer, to feel the first changes in your skin. After really finding it suitable, new customers should use other SK-II products to improve efficiency!