Skin Health Magazine Issue #9 / Autumn-Winter 2018 | Page 22

EXPERT ACCESSORIES TO ENHANCE YOUR ROUTINE By Danielle Hadley Y our skin care routine is part of daily life, but it doesn’t have to become mundane. With a few added extras, courtesy of Skincity, you can make any skin care routine feel more like an indulgent spa treatment. We celebrated the often neglected practice of proper cleansing in our last issue and we’ve found the perfect accessories to make the process feel a little more special, while upping the effective- ness of your chosen face cleanser. Start by wrapping Skincity’s The Hairband around your head to create a barrier between your skin and hair. This super-soft towel headband ensures your hair stays dry and out of the way during cleans- ing, and ensures no stray strands get mixed up with your serum or face mask during application. Your hands are great for many things, but removing a day’s worth of make-up from the face is something they struggle to achieve alone, which is where muslin cloths and flannels come into play. Taking this one step further is The Face Sponge, which acts like a hybrid between the two. Soft with a gentle exfoliating texture, this sponge wipes away the day in seconds to thoroughly cleanse and resurface your skin in one easy step. After a busy day, your evening cleanse is the perfect time to take a few moments for yourself and your skin. Once your face is fresh and clean, adopt one of Japan’s most loved skin care rituals with The Oshibori Face Towel. Traditionally used to clean the hands, this thick towel can also be used to soften and tighten the face post-cleanse ISSUE #09 | 2018 | 22