So you’re done those pimples, cleared out your skin, and finally beaten that bad breakout, that’s great news! But wait, your battle left scars. I’m talking about, unevenness, pimple scars, discoloration, and overall damage.

Let’s all be honest, we all want these to go away instantly, but it’s just not that easy. But not to worry, this simple routine will help you restore your skin former glory.



Deep Cleaning Is Key

When it’s finally time to remove your makeup after a long day, you need to have that perfect makeup remover that is suitable for your skin type. You need to make sure that you get everything to prep it for the next step.

Clinique Take The Day Off Makeup Remover is a two-way makeup remover speeds the departure of hard-to-remove eye and lip makeups. Dissolves and "lifts away" long-wearing makeup, even waterproof mascara. Shop it Here


You want to make sure that your skin is squeaky clean. Sometimes one wash isn’t enough, double cleansing is needed, especially now that you want to restore your clear skin. Cleansers are very important because it breaks down all the particles, dirt, and sebum on your skin.

Kiehl’s Rare Earth Deep Pore Daily Cleanser purifies and detoxifies the skin without stripping away natural oils. Shop it Here



Correcting Your Skin’s Texture, Scar, And Discoloration

Now that your skin is free from any dirt, it’s time for us to target the battle scars that need to go away. We need to use treatments, specifically exfoliating acids, and brightening serums to target these imperfections, treat it, and eventually restore your skin.

The Ordinary AHA 30% + BHA 2% Peeling Solution offers deeper exfoliation to help fight visible blemishes and for improved skin radiance. The formula also improves the appearance of skin texture and reduces the look of fine lines with continued use. Shop it Here


When it comes to smoothening out texture, an acid toner can work wonders quickly and gently.

Acne breakouts are sometimes caused by too much sebum. Hydrators such as essences are needed to keep your moisture levels balanced. This will ensure that your skin maintains equilibrium and remains resistant to further damage.

The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% is a superlative skin improver, niacinamide boosts the skin’s immunity and improves moisture retention, while a brilliant shot of zinc PCA works to repair damaged skin and promote the creation of collagen. Shop it Here



Balance Out Your Moisture Levels

Acne breakouts are sometimes caused by too much sebum. Hydrators such as essences are needed to keep your moisture levels balanced. This will ensure that your skin maintains equilibrium and remains resistant to further damage.

For more fast-absorbing hydration, we recommend SK-II Facial Treatment Essence, it moderates the skin’s surface renewal cycle to reveal more radiant skin and it improves firmness by hydrating intensely and boosting skin's retention of moisture. Shop it Here



Protect Your Skin From Further Damage

To ensure your skin’s full recovery, you have to lock down your the last thing that you want to do is eliminate further damage on your skin. Exposure to UV rays can deepen and darken acne scars, causing damage to your healing skin.

Kiehl’s Ultra Light Daily UV Defense SPF50 PA+++ UVA should help protect your skin against UV damage and free radicals. Shop it Here