5 Step Hydrating Kit


Try our targeted 5 a-day Hydrating Solutions to help replenish and retain moisture and revitalise dull, dry, and dehydrated skin.

Kit Includes:

Skin Type

Dry Skin, Oily Skin, Normal, Combination

  • At Skinstitut, we believe there’s no place for guesswork when it comes to skincare. Using just five steps customised for your current condition is the first stage to achieving your skin goals.
  • Our Hydrating Solutions address the signs of dehydration to help restore overall moisture balance. Hydration is also one of the best anti-ageing solutions, helping to minimise the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, refine skin texture, and reclaim radiance.
Full Ingredients List

L-Lactic Cleanser

Purified Water, Glycerine, Ammonium Lauryl Sulphate, Lactic Acid, Sodium Hydroxide, Decyl Glucoside, Chondrus Crispus & Glucose, Lycium Barbarum (Goji Berry) Fruit Ext., Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Fruit Ext., Vinegar, Dexpanthenol (Vitamin B5), Tocopherol Acetate (Natural Vitamin E), Xanthan Gum, Arginine, Ascophyllum Nodosum (Seaweed) Ext., Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Fragrance (Passionflower), Propylene Glycol.

Enzymatic Micro Peel

Purified Water, Dicaprylyl Carbonate, Vitis Vinifera (Grape Seed) Seed Oil, Potassium Palmitoyl Wheat Protein, Glyceryl Stearate, Nicotinamide, Cetearyl Alcohol, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Seed Ext., Aloe Barbadenis (Aloe Vera) Leaf Juice, Butylene Glycol, Chamomilla Recutita (Chamomile) Flower Ext., Epilobium Angustifolium Leaf Ext., D-Panthenol, Glucose, L-Sodium Hyaluronate, Glycerin, Phenoxyethanol, Gingko Biloba Leaf Ext., Lactic Acid, Carbomer, Caprylyl Glycol, Papain, Bisabolol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Passionfruit Oil, Disodium Salt of EDTA, Ethoxydiglycol.

Multi-Active Oil

Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Punica Granatum (Pomegranate) Seed Oil, Macadamia Integrifolia Seed Oil, Tocopherol (Natural Vitamin E), Rosa Eglanteria (Rosehip) Seed Oil, Olea Europaea (Olive) Fruit Oil, Glycine Soja (Soya Bean) Oil, Pelargonium Capitatum Leaf Ext., (Cape Rose Geranium Oil), Litsea Cubeba Fruit Oil, Ubiquinone (CoEnzyme Q10), Juniperus Communis Fruit (Juniper Leaf Oil), Calendula Officinalis Flower Ext.

Hydrating Mask

Purified Water, Dicaprylyl Carbonate, Potassium Lauroyl Wheat Amino Acids, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Rhus Verniciflua Peel Wax, Propylene Glycol, Palm Glycerides, Sodium Polyacrylate, Capryloyl Glycine, D-Alpha Tocopherol, D-Panthenol, Trehalose, Caprylohydroxamic Acid, Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein, Rubus Idaeus (Raspberry) Fruit Ext., Ethoxydiglycol, Glycerin, Aesculus Hippocastaneum Seed Ext., Ethylhexylglycerin, Tocopheryl Acetate, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, Phenoxyethanol, Retinyl Palmitate, Helianthus Annuss Seed Oil, Disodium EDTA, Caprylyl Glycol, Bisabolol, Linseed Acid, Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) Root Ext., Perfume (Aloe Cucumber), Tocopherol, Sorbitol, Lactic Acid, Sodium Hydroxide.

Repair Balm

Shea Butter, Ethoxydiglycol, Jojoba Oil, Kukui Nut Oil, Purified Water, Alpha Tocopherol, Trehaloze, Terminalia Ferdinandiana Fruit Ext., Hyrdolized Vegetable Protein, Phospholipids, Epilobium Angustifolium Leaf Ext., Sphingolipids, Sorbitol, Xanthan Gum, Glycerin, Lycium Barbarum Fruit Ext., Malachite Ext., Glucose, Aesculus Hippocastaneum Seed Oil, Proplyene Glycol, Salvia Officinalis Leaf Ext., Caprylohhydroxamic Acid, Ethanol, Tussilago Farfara Leaf Ext., Phenoxyethanol, Algae Ext., Caprylyl Glycol, Rosmarinus Officinalis Leaf Ext., Chamomilla Recutita Flower Ext., Butylene Glycol, Melissa Officinalis Leaf Ext., Cucumber Ext.

How To Use


Work a pea-sized amount of L-Lactic Cleanser between wet hands and lather over face for no more than 30 seconds, avoiding the eye area. Follow with a couple of drops of Multi-Active Oil, either underneath or mixed into your favourite moisturiser.

We also recommend an application of Age Defence SPF50+ in the AM (not included in the 5 step Hydrating Kit).


Work a pea-sized amount of L-Lactic Cleanser between wet hands and use all over your face in light, circular motions to avoiding the eye area. Rinse thoroughly with warm water and lightly pat dry. Note: if wearing makeup you may like to use Gentle Cleanser as your first cleanse then perform a second cleanse with L-Lactic Cleanser). Follow with a couple of drops of Multi-Active Oil, massaged over your face and neck. Finish with a half pea sized amount of Repair Balm for intense hydration.

Two to three times per week add in your Enzymatic Micro Peel –apply a smooth, even film to a clean dry face (including around the eyes) and neck, and leave for 5 to 15 minutes. Rinse thoroughly with warm water and pat dry. Next apply your oil and moisturiser or Repair Balm.

Hydrating Mask - Use weekly, before an event, or as often as needed – Evenly apply a smooth film to a clean skin (including the neck, including around the eyes and over the lips if desired) and leave your skin to marinate for ten minutes. Rinse thoroughly with warm water, gently pat dry and apply skincare.

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Skintel/Pro Tips

Always apply sun protection in the AM – we love Age Defence SPF50+.

Our favourite moisturisers that work well with the 5 step Hydrating kit are:

  • For dry skin (lacking oil) - Moisture Defence Ultra Dry.
  • For dehydrated skin (lacking moisture) – Moisture Defence Normal Skin.

  • For an extra hydration boost try our Quick-Fix Hydrating Sheet Mask.