Users' questions

When should I start using sk2?

When should I start using sk2?

“I actually recommend girls start using skincare at around 12 years old. It doesn’t have to be anything too elaborate, or a lot of steps in your routine. But especially if you’re really active and outdoors a lot, you should start with simple cleansing, moisturizing, and sun protection.”

How often should you use SK-II?

Suggested Usage: -Gently smooth and press over your face and neck for one minute, ensuring even coverage. -Continue patting the essence into skin until fully absorbed. -Use twice daily, after cleansing and toning, and before serums or moisturizers.

What should my skincare routine be?

  • Cleanse. Cleansing is the first step of any good skincare routine.
  • Tone. Toner is an optional step, but if you have a toner you like, you should absolutely use it.
  • Vitamin C Serum. When it comes to serums, Dr.
  • Eye Cream. Eye creams fall into the “treat” category.
  • Moisturizer.
  • Sunscreen.
  • Cleanse.
  • Tone.

Why SK-II is expensive?

The reason why the price point makes sense is that the company SK-II has managed to isolate a particular strain of fermented yeast after carefully examining more than 300 yeast strains from that brew and they have trademarked it as Pitera. But let’s not be too hasty, Pitera is just a brand name.

What does SK-II do to your skin?

Essences reduce the appearance of wrinkles, improve overall tone and texture and leave skin soft and radiant. This exclusive SK-II bio-ingredient is rich in vitamins, amino acids, minerals and organic acids that enhance the skin’s natural rejuvenation process.

Do I need both serum and moisturizer?

Answer: You can but you don’t have to. Serums and moisturizers help the skin in different ways. For some, particularly those who do not have dry skin, a serum alone will be enough. At other times, when your skin is dry or the environment is drying, you will find that you need both a serum and a moisturizer.

Is SK-II good for acne prone skin?

You always want to start with a clean palette. Then I use the SK-II Facial Treatment Clear Lotion—it’s the absolute best for oily or acne-prone skin. It purifies and gently exfoliates without drying.

Where can I get SK-II cheaper?

Best places to buy SK-II products

  • In Japan – It’s always the cheapest to buy products in their origin country, plus with beauty products you can get a tax refund!
  • Duty-free stores in airports – Depending on your luck they might have deals or extra sales going on.
  • Costco – Yes that’s right, Costco.

Is SK-II Korean or Japanese?

SK-II (pronounced S-K-Two) is a Japanese cosmetics brand launched in the early 1980s based on a compound derived from yeast. It is owned by parent company Procter & Gamble (P&G) and is sold and marketed as a premium skin care solution in East Asia as well as North America, Europe and Australia.

Why is SK-II so expensive?

How to use SK-II in your skin care routine?

SK-II Facial Treatment Cleansing Oil contains a rich formula of Pitera™ and apple seed extract to deeply cleanse pores and eliminate dirt and stubborn makeup. To ensure maximum hydration and radiance—and to treat your face to a spa-esque experience at home—add a weekly face mask to your routine.

How does the SK-II facial treatment mask work?

The SK-II Facial Treatment Mask packs a potent punch of hydration, with active ingredients equivalent to more than 1/3 of a small bottle of the SK-II Facial Treatment Essence in a single application! Skin moisture is replenished, and the skin’s surface texture is softened, resulting in a visibly radiant, firm and youthful complexion.

What’s the best 5 step skin care routine?

Here’s your cheat sheet for the perfect daily five-step routine to get smooth, radiant, youthful skin. With all the environmental stressors your skin faces on a daily basis, a cleansing routine, morning and night, is a must. Choose a gentle hydrating cleanser, like SK-II Facial Treatment Cleanser.

What does SK-II miracle water do for your skin?

A powerful treatment essence dubbed “Miracle Water” in Asia. Each bottle contains 90% PITERA™, a natural bio ingredient cultured exclusively in Japan for SK-II. Its transformative powers on skin appearance are legendary, that a bottle is sold every 2 seconds.