How to Apply Moisturiser Like a Pro—It Makes a Difference, Really


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Applying moisturiser is as easy as breathing, right? We'd argue that we've all become so used to whacking it on, it's just as automatic as getting our O2. But the truth is a lot of us aren't doing it right, leading to many a breakout or dry skin problems that could be easily avoided. Whether that's choosing the wrong product or not realising that the stuff isn't working, there are a few tricks we've discovered that will mean your moisturiser will work that much harder for you. We've rounded up some useful insights from some of the world's biggest skincare experts about the five main mistakes we all make when applying moisturiser and how we can avoid them.

Keep scrolling for the five things you should never do when applying moisturiser.