A healthy skin care takes 1 - 1,5 hours and during this period, milk and tonic cleaning, peeling, ozone, steam, serum, face mask, high frequency applications and creams are applied respectively. With these applications, the skin is cleaned, the clogged pores are opened, the blood circulation is accelerated, the dead skin cells and the black spots are removed with moisturizing-cell regenerating processes to obtain a refreshed look.
Skin Hydration Program: An adequate solution for especially dry skin that has lost its vitality. This application is enriched with hyaluronic acid and polyhydroxy acids and increases the water retention capacity of the skin.
Skin Renewal Program: It is a rejuvenating care program that is invigorating, moisturizing, purifying 
and reconstructing vital tissues in the skin which have lost elasticity, vitality, and radiance.
Anti-Aging Program: It is a skin care program that shall prevent and reduce the signs of aging and 
deformations occurring due to internal and external factors such as chronological aging of skin, sun exposures, air pollution, dietary habits, reactive oxygen radicals, smoking, and metabolism problems.
Skin Tightening Program: The program aims to tighten and bring back its elasticity. It is especially applied to the face, neck, low-neck and hands.

Our skin is the protector of our body, so it carries so much weight daily. Therefore, creating and supporting a skin care routine with additional skin care programs such as professional treatments would benefit skin health.

Skin care programs are treatments specifically designed to take care of the skin according to the skin type. Customized skincare is designed to the patient’s needs and should be applied regularly. It can be said that applying the products regularly is the key to the skin care routine.

In this article, we will learn detailed information about skin care programs and skin care routine, along with the additional needs of the skin. You can find out about the various routines according to the skincare and more.

Types of Skin Care Programs

Skin care programs are personalized and customized according to the needs of the patients. In this paragraph, we will see various skin care programs and learn about them.

Anti-Aging Skin Care Programs 

Anti-aging skincare programs are targeted to slow aging and promote a young-looking face. This skin care program needs to be combined with a healthy diet so that anti-aging skincare can be more effective. One of the most important things in anti-aging skin care programs is that the skin needs sun protection more than usual.

Acne Management Skin Care Programs

Acne management skin care programs aim to control acne levels and decrease the acne on the skin. As mentioned previously, acne management skin care is also should be supported by a healthy diet. The products and formulations for acne management should be used in this treatment to reach the best results. Keep in my mind that consulting a dermatologist would be effective.

Brightening and Hyperpigmentation Skin Care Programs

The skin can lose brightness for years, therefore, brightening therapy aims to adjust skin tone and decrease the dark spots around certain places. Protecting the skin from excessive sunlight and UV lights would be beneficial. Also, using products that include brightening compounds such as vitamin C or niacinamide is effective for overall skin health and helps with hyperpigmentation treatment.

Sensitive Skin Care Programs

Sensitive skin care programs are designed to decrease redness and irritation that are mostly seen in sensitive skin. This program includes gentle cleansing and constant moisturization of the skin. The products should be chosen carefully and should consist of gentle and calming ingredients. Besides, regular hydration is needed for sensitive skin along with sun protection.

Dry Skin Care Programs

The dry skin care program focuses on the moisturization and hydration of dry skin with the nourishment as well. Dry skin needs more hydration when compared to the other skin types, and should be supported by a healthy diet that includes plenty of water. You need to continue customized skincare to reach your goal and should stay away from oily products.

Oily Skin Care Programs

Oily skin care programs aim to reduce the oil rate and production from the skin. This program also focuses on adjusting the oil balance of the skin. Using oil-free cleansers and production can help to reach this balance and maintain it. You need to stay away from oily products - especially the cosmetic ones which make your skin heavy.

Combination Skin Care Programs

Combination skin care programs focus on both oily and dry places around the face. You can think of this skin care program as a mix of oily & dry skincare treatments. Therefore, it needs more balance between oil and dry. Cleansing the skin with balanced ingredients, constant moisturization, and sun protection would be beneficial.

Mature Skin Care Programs

Mature skin care programs target special needs and mostly average-aged patients. It aims to reduce the fine lines, wrinkles, and dryness of the skin. Hydration is the key to preventing this imperfection, along with constant nourishment support for the skin. Nourishing products such as day and night creams that provide support for the skin are one of the most products that are used for mature skin care programs.

Natural and Organic Skin Care Programs

Natural and organic skin care programs are specifically designed to create a skin care routine with organic and natural products that are cleaned from chemicals, artificial compounds, perfume, and more. So, plant-based and cruelty-free products are chosen especially for this skin care program. Also, it's mostly chosen for acne management.

However, some ingredients may be not suitable for you. Therefore, consulting a dermatologist would be helpful before switching to this program.

Designing an Effective Skin Care Routine: Steps and Considerations

While designing an effective skin care routine - with professional help, of course -, there are some steps and considerations that you need to be aware of. They can be listed as:

  •  Finding out your skin type: Finding out your skin type is the first step of an effective skin care routine.
  • Knowing your needs of the skin: You can see the changes around your skin easily. What does your skin needs? For example, does it needs more moisturization or more hydration? Knowing these will carry your goal one step closer.
  • Daily regime: Clean and moisturizing your skin daily will help you to get rid of most of the problems. Please keep in my mind that this routine should be supported by additional products if you want to reach the most successful results.
Daily Skin Care Regimen: Morning and Nighttime Rituals

Daily skin care regimen includes morning and nighttime rituals. Each of them is aiming for common and different goals - but the common point is they need to be done regularly and properly.

Morning Routine: The morning routine should include the cleaning of the skin, moisturization, and morning eye creams that have sunscreen protection. You can also use lip balms to keep your lips clean and hydrated.

Nighttime Routine: Nighttime routine starts with the cleaning and removal of the makeup and other products, then continues with the serum treatment that is supported by the eye cream. Also, you need to moisturize your skin before sleeping. Lip balm and lip masks can be also applied.


He graduated from Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine in 1990. In 2002, he completed his specialization in İzmir 9 Eylül University, Department of Dermatology. He is a member of Turkey Society of Dermatology and Pediatric Dermatology Association, Dermatooncolgy Association, Turkey Dermatovenerology Association. He gave verbal presentations in international and national meetings and has publications in Turkish and foreign journals. Areas of interest: COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY Stain Treatments, Mesotherapy Applications, Chemical Peeling, Spider Web and Rope Applications Hair Transplantation and Hair Applications Anti-Aging Applications CLINICAL DERMATOLOGY Psoriasis, Acne and Rosacea, Skin - Fungal Infection, Vitiligo (Ala Disease) Pediatric Dermatology (Pediatric Skin Diseases) Skin Cancer, Urticaria (Hives) Treatment of Venereal Diseases (sexually transmitted diseases), Verrucae (Papilloma) Sun Dermatoses, Treatments of Allergic Diseases Hair and Nail Diseases Dr. Salih Çetiner is married and has 1 son. He speaks well English.
He received his Medical Education at Ege University Faculty of Medicine between 1992-1998. Between 1999 and 2002, he worked as a specialist in Dokuz Eylul University, Department of Dermatology. He is a member of the Turkish Dermatovenerology Association. He has oral presentations at international and national meetings as well as publications in Turkish and foreign journals. Married and father of 2 children, Dr. Dr. Şenel Yurtsever has a good command of English. Areas of interest: COSMETIC DERMATOLOGY Spot Treatments Gold Needle Treatment Youth Vaccine Mesotherapy Applications Chemical Peel Hair Transplant Hair PRP Applications Anti-Aging Applications CLINICAL DERMATOLOGY Psoriasis (Psoriasis) Acne Rosacea (Rose Disease) Skin – Fungal Diseases Vitiligo (Ala Disease) Pediatric Dermatology (Pediatric Skin Diseases) Skin Cancers Urticaria (Hives) Treatment of Venereal Diseases (sexually transmitted diseases) Verruca (Wts) Itchy Skin Diseases and Allergy Diseases Treatments Hair Diseases Nail Diseases