How To Use The Ordinary Lactic Acid, Alpha Arbutin and Niacinamide
In this video, I will show you how to use The Ordinary Lactic Acid, Alpha Arbutin, and Niacinamide. Step 1 (Cleanser): The Ordinary Squalane Cleanser Step 2 (Optional) Toner: (i.e Paula's Choice SKIN RECOVERY Enriched Calming Toner) Step 3 Exfoliant: The Ordinary Lactic Acid 5% + HA Step 4 Serum: The Ordinary Alpha Arbutin 2% + HA Step 5 Serum: The Ordinary Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% Step 6 (Optional Suspension or Moisturizer): Magnesium Ascorbyl Phosphate 10% or Natural Moisturizing Factors + HA The general rule of thumb for the order of application is: 1. Water-based serums 2. Anhydrous Solutions and Oil Formulations 3. Lotions & Creams & suspensions General Information about the products: Lactic Acid 5% + HA Targets - Uneven tone, Textural Irregularities, Fine Lines Format - Water-Based Serum Regimen Step - Before Oils/Creams Conflicts - Do not combine with other strong acids, EUK 134 0.1% or Peptides. Time of Use - Ideally PM Alpha Arbutin 2% + HA Targets - Hyper-pigmentation, Dark Spots Format - Water-Based Serum Regimen Step - Before Oils/Creams Conflicts - Time of Use - AM and PM Niacinamide 10% + Zinc 1% Targets - Regulates Sebum, Minimizes Pores Format - Water-Based Serum Regimen Step - Before Oils/Creams Conflicts - Pure Vitamin C (ELAA/LAA) Time of Use - AM and PM Source: https://deciem.com/ Disclaimer: The videos on this channel are not sponsored, and no affiliate links are used. Any products featured in these videos are ones that I have purchased at my own expense. Therefore, I stand by the recommendations I make and believe the featured products are worth the cost. All information presented on this channel is for news, education, and entertainment purposes only. Although I do my best to provide accurate information, it is not a substitute for medical skincare advice. Always consult with a professional dermatologist or doctor in your area before implementing any skincare advice shared on this channel.