Honestly, the word “trend” has always baffled me. Especially when it comes to beauty, and especially as it relates to skin care. After all, building an effective habit should be more about what is right for you and your skin and much less about what everyone else is doing. (Despite what TikTok wants us to think, wink, wink.)
Yes, good skin care should be regular (as one facialist I interviewed for this article pointed out), but on the other hand, I don’t know if it’s as simple as that. If the past few years have proven anything, it’s that life’s ups and downs — the good, the bad, and the completely unexpected — will determine and influence habits and needs. our. We adapt and as a society in general, this can create waves of change and preferences—trend, if you want. The wearing of masks more has caused a wave irritation and breakouts, thus creating a demand for products that can help us solve that problem at home. More stress causes a need for self-nourishment and self-care, which in turn creates a need for soul warming products like candles, luxurious body oils and anything else that can brighten up our day.
With all hope, 2022 will be a continued journey towards a new normal, and yes, our thinking and approach to skin care is likely to change accordingly. Below, I’m chatting with some of the best employees in the industry to learn the practices, rituals, and products will re-bubble and dominate next year. Keep scrolling through the 10 biggest skin care trends (there, I said it already) for you to follow.