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Strengthen Your Acne-Safe Skincare Routine

Your Stronger Routine:

Instructions for adding stronger products every 4-6 weeks after your Kit-to-Clear or Starter Routine to treat resistant acne.
Caution: only make one change at a time to minimize dryness and irritation.

If you started on:Next steps to follow:Instructions for progression:
a POREspective® Scrubadd a POREspective® Washfor your morning cleanse
a POREspective® Washadd a POREspective® Scrubfor your evening cleanse
a POREspective® Washalternate in a stronger POREspective® Washonce daily for 4 weeks to get accustomed
a POREspective® Scrubalternate in a stronger POREspective® Scrubonce daily for 4 weeks to get accustomed
Soothing Toneradd stronger Purifying Toneronce daily at night for 4 weeks to get accustomed
Purifying Tonercontinue using all over. On red spots only, add a layer of stronger Exfoliating Toneronce daily at night for 4 weeks to get accustomed
Purifying Toner all over plus a layer of stronger Exfoliating Tonernow use stronger Exfoliating Toner all over to replace Purifying Toneronce daily at night for 4 weeks to get accustomed
Mandelic Serum (Level 1) and are still breaking out or have resistant dark spotsalternate in stronger Lactic Serum (Level 2) or Salicylic Serum (Level 3)every other day for 4 weeks to get accustomed
Clearing Gel 2.8 (Level 1) and still breaking outadd stronger Clearing Gel 5.0 (Level 2)for the week before your menstrual cycle only to prevent hormonal acne OR every other day for 4 weeks to get accustomed
Clearing Gel 5.0 (Level 2) and still breaking outadd stronger Clearing Gel 10.0 (Level 3)every other day for 4 weeks to get accustomed
no Eye Gel and need extra hydration around the eyesadd Eye Gel (not cream!)after Morning Serum and after Hydrating Gel/before Clearing Gel

 

Stronger Routine: MORNING

1. ADD stronger POREspective® Wash
2. ICE (inflamed lesions/cysts for 2 minutes)
3. POREspective® Toner
4. Exfoliating Serum
5. Daily Moisturizer
6. Approved Sunscreen

Stronger Routine: EVENING

1. ADD POREspective® Scrub after your Wash
2. ICE (inflamed lesions/cysts for 2 minutes)
3. POREspective® Toner
4a: Hydrating Gel (to prevent dehydration from Clearing Gel)
4b. ADD Eye Gel (if dry around the eyes)
4c: ADD stronger Clearing Gel 5.0 (alternate with Clearing Gel 2.8 for 4 weeks)
4d: ADD Overnight Treatment (for whiteheads and pustules)

Stronger Routine: WEEKLY