The artwork of making use of serums – Tropic Skincare

Need to layer your serums like a star facialist? Observe these golden guidelines for combining your skincare merchandise and reap the rewards of each single ingredient.  

You’re standing on the toilet sink. A rainbow of freshly made, natural Tropic merchandise lies at your fingertips. However what goes first: serum or toner? Glow Berry or Solar Drops? And is it okay to combine and match? Whether or not you’re a skincare beginner (welcome!) or a well-seasoned skilled, this Glow Academy lesson explains the artwork of layering your skincare merchandise – so you may absolutely profit out of your serum’s superpowers and revel in actual outcomes. 


Very similar to the attractive inexperienced avocado in your toast, or the golden hummus in-between your pitta, serums are the very best, most vibrant a part of your magnificence routine. They’re water-based formulations, bursting with highly effective elements to focus on particular pores and skin issues – from darkish spots to clogged pores, oiliness or dehydrated pores and skin. They need to be sandwiched between the three every day necessities: cleanser, toner, and moisturiser.  

All good sandwiches begin with a gentle, dependable piece of bread! That is your trusty, every day cleanser. Clear Skies or Smoothing Cleanser will create a clear, ready canvas – permitting the serum’s actives to sink deep into your pores and skin, with out getting blocked by lingering make-up or lifeless pores and skin cells.

Subsequent up? A skinny layer of toner. We advocate Juicy Greens to carry away any cussed micro organism that may be clinging on after your cleanse. Impressed by the layering traditions of Jap magnificence, Juicy Greens incorporates niacinamide and alpha hydroxy acids to create a 68% smoother, extra refined floor (clinically examined in a 28-day examine). This can assist the skin-changing elements contained in your serum to go deeper, faster – and goal pores and skin issues from inside.  

Now, you’re prepared for the celebrity serum! Typically, you need to use two serums per routine – however make sure that to make use of them within the right order, in order that the distinctive lively elements carry out as they’re purported to. Don’t fear, there’s no guesswork right here – discover the very best serum mixtures defined beneath.  

Lastly, your moisturiser acts as the highest layer – sealing within the merchandise beneath, in order that they gained’t escape and may get to work on the duty in hand.  

So, now we’ve mastered the fundamental routine, you’re able to graduate. Introducing: the skintellectual’s information to the great world of serums!


GLOW BERRY brightening serum 

Get up and glow! This highly effective mix of illuminating superberries and encapsulated vitamin C will shield from metropolis smog and take your pores and skin from uninteresting to dazzling. 


  • We love to succeed in for Glow Berry within the morning for final air pollution safety. 
  • You’ll be able to repeat at night time if pores and skin brightness is your fundamental purpose – after cleaning and firming once more, in fact. 
  • For these with delicate pores and skin, this serum is greatest used each different day. 
  • Don’t use it inside 24 hours of Pure Lagoon, as this incorporates copper complexes that counteract vitamin C! 

What subsequent? Layer with Rainforest Dew for further dewy hydration and don’t neglect to lock within the lively serum elements together with your moisturiser.

SUN DROPS gradual tanning facial serum 

Powered by pure tanning brokers and brightening ardour fruit extract, this customisable bronzing serum reveals a simple, radiant tan in simply 10 hours.  


  • We love to make use of a couple of Solar Drops in our moisturiser as the ultimate step in our bedtime routine, so we glance sun-kissed and assured by morning!  
  • You’ll be able to combine them into your morning moisturiser too, if you wish to watch your tan develop all through the day. 
  • For max radiance, keep away from utilizing Solar Drops on the identical day as Fruit Peel.


FRUIT PEEL resurfacing serum

Let the trio of hard-performing fruit acids work their magic in a single day, as they gently exfoliate and eat up lifeless pores and skin cells to disclose a peach-soft complexion by morning. 

When? Use Fruit Peel at night time. In case your pores and skin is barely delicate, stick to this serum as soon as per week. For pores and skin that doesn’t irritate simply, use on alternating evenings/3 times per week. 

What subsequent? Go away for 10 minutes and layer with Tremendous Greens for shiny, in a single day outcomes! 

OCEAN DIVE pore-clearing serum

This stronger, salicylic acid serum is a focused therapy for areas of extra oiliness, bumpiness, or blemishes. Simply utilized with Bamboo Buds, Ocean Dive plunges deep into drawback areas to brush away micro organism and stabilise sebum ranges.  

When? Apply each night time to focused areas. 

What subsequent? Observe up with Pure Lagoon to stop additional blemishes from creating, then full with a microbiome balancing layer of Contemporary Waves to lock the lively elements into your pores and skin.  


RAINFOREST DEW hydration serum

An natural mix of juicy botanicals and multi-molecular weight hyaluronic acid, this water-based serum leaves dehydrated pores and skin with a dewy, glassy glow.  

When? Each morning and night time.  

What subsequent? In the event you embrace Fruit Peel in your night routine, use Rainforest Dew first and layer the exfoliating serum on afterwards for a refreshed, bouncy floor by morning. Or, construct in your radiance with some liquid sunshine within the type of Solar Drops! In any case, the ultimate step is to seal all that hydration into your pores and skin together with your moisturiser, in any other case it might evaporate!  

PURE LAGOON blemish prevention serum

In the event you’re susceptible to breakouts, convey your microbiome again to equilibrium with this rebalancing serum.  

When? Each morning and night time. 

What subsequent? Even in case your pores and skin’s typically oily, it doesn’t imply you must skip the hydration station! Observe up with a splash of Rainforest Dew and lock in all of the balancing advantages with Contemporary Waves – with out a nourishing layer of omega fatty acids on high, your serums have put in all that work for nothing.