YOUR SKINCARE RECIPE
A guide to finding the right ingredients for you
At The INKEY List, we understand everyone’s skin is different and the need for personalised, adaptable skincare regimes. Whether you’re looking for a specific product or a total skincare overhaul, our recipe builder can help you find the products to meet your needs.
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The first step in all skincare recipes is cleansing. Choose from the two below based on your cleansing preference.
Function: Reduces the appearance of blackheads and breakouts.
A non-drying, lightly foaming cleanser that removes makeup and dirt, while helping to reduce the appearance of blackheads and breakouts.
OAT CLEANSING BALM
Function: Removes make-up and cleanses sensitive skin.
This luxurious cleansing balm gently dissolves make-up, cleans and nourishes the skin, making it ideal for sensitive skin types. Combining soothing colloidal oatmeal with ceramides to support skin’s natural protective barrier.
Our treatment products should be used in order of hydrator, toner, exfoliating treatments, targeted and eye. We recognise you may not use all steps, so simply choose the products from the below categories based on your skin’s needs.
Function: Helps hydrate skin.
Working across multiple layers of the skin, this hydrating serum targets dry skin, helping it appear plumped and reducing the appearance of fine lines.
BETA HYDROXY ACID
Function: Unclogs pores.
An exfoliator that works beneath the surface of the skin to help unclog pores, target blackheads and reduce excess oil.
APPLE CIDER VINEGAR ACID PEEL
Function: Evens skin tone and texture.
Glow in 10 minutes. This next-generation peel is built for multi-level exfoliation and formulated to be hardworking but non-irritating. Antioxidant rich apple cider vinegar helps brighten and reduce redness, while minimising the appearance of pores, post-blemish marks and reduces breakouts.
Function: Helps brighten skin.
A hero skin brightening ingredient. It helps to tackle the appearance of hyperpigmentation, dullness and fine lines.
Function: Helps plump skin.
A serum that works to make the skin appear plumper and firms the skin’s appearance to help reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles.
Function: Helps reduce the signs of aging.
The go-to ingredient for skin renewal. Powerful retinol is released slowly to help promote a smoother, more radiant complexion, with less irritation.
Function: Helps to control excess oil.
This blemish busting serum tackles the various side effects of spot-prone skin such as redness and excess oil, but your skin won’t feel stripped as it is formulated with hero hydrator hyaluronic acid.
Function: Helps lock in moisture.
A powerful hydrator specifically designed to enhance skin moisturisation on the surface. Holding four times more moisture than hyaluronic acid, it can help to smooth and reduce the appearance of fine lines.
CAFFEINE EYE CREAM
Function: Helps reduce puffiness and dark circles.
A hydrating and lightweight under-eye serum that helps to reduce the appearance of puffiness, dark circles and fine lines.
RETINOL EYE CREAM
Function: Helps reduce visible signs of aging around eyes.
A night-time eye cream formulated to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles while giving extra support to your most fragile skin. Formulated with slow release vitamin A derivatives. These have been shown to support natural collagen production, while being gentle enough to use around the eyes.
C-50 BLEMISH NIGHT TREATMENT
Function: Reduces blemishes and breakouts.
This overnight treatment targets breakouts. Its powerful combination of vitamin C and vitamin E helps reduce the bacteria count on your skin, helping prevent and reduce blemishes. Salicylic acid also helps to exfoliate and unclog pores, while Lotus Extract helps to balance oil.
Finally, select your moisturiser. Each one delivers different benefits whether you are looking for hydrated, clearer or younger-looking skin.
VITAMIN B, C AND E MOISTURIZER
Function: Keeps skin healthy.
This lightweight daily moisturiser delivers every essential vitamin for healthy-looking skin, including clarifying B3 (Niacinamide) to help balance oil, brightening antioxidant vitamin C, and soothing vitamin E. Perfect for normal skin types looking to keep skin healthy.
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Start your personal skincare journey with The INKEY List.
With a focus on hero ingredients and simplifying skincare jargon, our mission is simple: create premium and affordable skincare that delivers results.
No matter your skin concern, we have an array of products that deliver results without breaking the bank. Bringing you skincare’s biggest hitters such as our Salicylic Acid Cleanser, hydrating Hyaluronic Acid, anti-ageing Retinol and brightening Vitamin C, to the hottest new ingredients including our Bakuchiol and Snow Mushroom and Polyglutamic Acid.
From oily skin to dry skin, there is an ingredient for you – and The INKEY List is here to help you find your perfect recipe.