Fall Skin Prep with Colleen Rothschild

Happy Wednesday. Before I start, I wanted to say that my blog posts got put on hold after the horrible tragedy in Las Vegas. I could not bring myself to post for a couple of days, because I was just in shock. Join me in praying for the victims & their families. I just don’t understand what our world is coming to.

*This post has been sponsored by the PRIMP Network. All opinions are my own.*

I’m totally on a Texas-sized travel hangover from my trip to Dallas this weekend. I can’t wait to tell you all about it for the next couple of weeks on “Travel Tuesday” here on the blog, so stay tuned! I found the BEST nail salon I’ve ever been to and picked up some goodies at Bendel’s so you’ll want to read along. BUT for today, I wanted to share my fall skin prep routine with Colleen Rothschild.

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colleen rothschild, skincare, skin, beauty

Colleen Rothschild was a new skincare brand to me, but let me tell you…I’m in love. I have promised only to share products that I use and believe in here on the blog, so this is one of those brands. I have been using these products for 2 weeks now, and I have gotten so many compliments on the brightness of my skin.

I think it’s important to remember that not everyone has the same skincare needs. Some of us are oily, some of us are dry, and some of us (me) are combination. My #1 skin concern is my dark spots. I have lots of freckles from when I was younger and didn’t always wear sunscreen. I am making a conscious effort to lighten these spots to create a blank canvas for makeup preparation. There are several color changing/balancing products out there, but I wanted to get to the root of the problem in diminishing the spots.Through a combination of dermaplane and my Colleen Rothschild skincare, I’m well on my way.

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With fall just around the corner, I wanted to share my skincare routine using Colleen Rothschild. I was ecstatic when the brand wanted to work with me, because I believe in the vision of this company. The product line is NOT overwhelming which is a plus. Here’s my fall routine:

{Step 1}: Radiant Cleansing Balm

LOVE LOVE this cleansing balm. I have sensitive skin, so I have to be sure not to exfoliate with harsh products. I use this product to help me get rid of makeup. It works extremely well at getting rid of the most stubborn eye makeup!

{Step 2}: Balancing Gel Cleanser

If I could describe this cleanser in one word, it would be heavenly! The feel of this cleanser is so soft! In my opinion, it’s hard to find a cleanser that cleans deep when it doesn’t contain exfoliating beads. However, I was pleasantly surprised how bright and fresh my skin felt after using this cleanser. I use this twice daily!

{Step 3}: Age Renewal Super Serum **FAVE**

If you only buy one Colleen Rothschild product, it should be THIS ONE! Hands down my favorite product from this line is this serum. It feels like butter and softens skin in just one use. I apply this serum before my moisturizer. My number one skin concern for fall/winter is hydration. This product will boost hydration, and I feel as if it helps the moisturizer work better. I like to think of it as a “moisturizer prep” product ;)

{Step 4}: Sheer Renewal Cream (morning)

I know it can be confusing how to choose a moisturizer in general. Then when you’re trying to decide what to use morning vs. night, it gets even more complicated. Colleen Rothschild has really simplified the process. The sheer renewal cream is my go-to for morning, because it’s not super thick. It gets the moisturizing job done and is sheer enough to wear under makeup.

 OR {Step 4}: Extreme Recovery Cream (night)

If you want to prevent dry skin before winter, grab this extreme recovery cream. It’s a thicker formula, so I apply this each night to a clean face. It’s pretty much like magic while I sleep. I wake up in the morning to fresh skin, but it’s not oily!

Other Masks/Lotions

If you saw my nightstand, you would know that I HAVE to have lotion. I put lotion on my feet and hands before bed every single night. I cannot stand dry feet touching my sheets. So I was excited to grab the nourishing body lotion. I’m somewhat of a lotion snob, because I’m very picky. I want lotion to coat my skin; however, I don’t want it to be greasy! I’m happy to report that this product does just that!

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You know I’m a huge football fan, so I thought I’d have a little fun with this clarifying detox mask. I apply it all over my face and let dry for 10 minutes. Trust me, I’ve never met a mask I didn’t like. The clarifying properties in this mask really dug deep into my pores and cleared my blackheads. Use this mask a couple of times per week!

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colleen rothschild, skincare, skin, beauty, mask, charcoal mask

Once weekly, I’ve been using the dual enzyme polish. This gives more exfoliation to your skin to get rid of impurities that have built up during the week. My skin is stressed, so I know that this polish helps to relax and calm my skin. Leave on for 10 minutes then rub in circular motions to get the most out of this product. It’s safe for my sensitive skin which I love!

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So, where do I start?

I would recommend the Discovery Collection! This collection includes everything you need to dive into the brand and get started. This kit contains Radiant Cleansing Balm, Dual Enzyme Polish, Clarifying Detox Mask, Sheer Renewal Cream, Extreme Recovery Cream, Face Oil N°9, Muslin Cleansing Cloth, and an exclusive CR Travel Bag.

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I am so thankful to be able to work with a brand that I believe in. The skincare market can be daunting, but I really recommend you giving Colleen Rothschild a try. Please email me if you have any questions! I’m also here for product recommendations based on your skin type ;)

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Now for the best news of all! You can prep your skin for fall with a great deal from Colleen Rothschild. All of my readers will receive 20% off using code “CRSKin20” here! This code will be good through next week and is valid on all regular-priced products.

If you want to read more about these products, be sure to hear what my bloggy friends Lacey & Mireille have to say ;)

Thanks for reading! Have a great week.





  1. Kimberly @ Berly's Kitchen
    10/04 / 9:42 am

    These skincare products sound really nice. I need to take better of my skin and these sound like a great place to start. I’ve never heard of the brand, so definitely need to check it out. On a side note, I see that you’re from NWAR. I’m totally homesick for Fayetteville. Used to live there and graduated from U of A. Still have family that lives in Springdale and Fayetteville. Miss it terribly.

    • 10/09 / 12:37 pm

      AW! NWAR misses you, you better come for a visit!

  2. 10/04 / 5:21 pm

    I’ve heard such great things about Colleen Rothschild skin care line. I personally have never used it but would love too. I will start with the Discovery Collection as you have recommended. I am so glad you shared this, thanks!

    • 10/09 / 12:37 pm

      Yes, the discovery collection is the way to go!

  3. 10/04 / 5:30 pm

    I am always on the hunt for some new skincare! I haven’t tried this line yet, but it looks like it is really great. Thanks for taking the time to put together an in depth review and who doesn’t love a good deal?!

    • 10/09 / 12:37 pm

      Exactly! Good skincare + a good deal? WIN!

  4. 10/04 / 6:06 pm

    OKay you had me at the dark spots. I have some age spots (on the hand that would get all the sun when I was driving – completely forgot to sunscreen it!!!) and would love to be able to deal with those. My mom has vitiligo and this would be a great brand for her to try too. It just might do the trick for her as well! Oh and btw, I am SO envious that you live in NWA. I went to U of A in Fayetteville and I miss it there. Go Hogs! ;)

    • 10/09 / 12:36 pm

      GO HOGS is right! Thanks for reading!

  5. 10/05 / 12:25 am

    Me too. I was shocked on what had happened to Vegas. By the way, I will try to check out this product and see if it will work on my skin type. Hopefully it will reach my expectation.

    • 10/09 / 12:36 pm

      Anosa, good luck with the brand. Let me know what you think!

  6. Monica Y
    10/05 / 7:48 am

    I will have to check this brand out. Have not heard from them in the past, but I am happy to hear that you liked them and they work. It is hard to find a brand I can trust and does not give me breakouts or allergies. Thank you for sharing your experience with them

    • 10/09 / 12:36 pm

      Yes, I have super sensitive skin but no problems with Colleen Rothschild!

  7. adriana
    10/05 / 11:18 pm

    This is one of my very favorite skincare brands! They have the best products – their face masks are THE best too! I love them so much – I try the newest Collen Rothschild products whenever they come out! :)

  8. 10/06 / 7:31 am

    Maintaining a skin routines is really important! I still remember when I still lived in a place that has seasons, and I tend to have skin problems when I skimp out on my routine especially during autumn and winter. Thanks to your tips too and these products, I’ll be looking into them :D

    • 10/09 / 12:15 pm

      I hear you, Aileen! Winter is so hard to keep up with moisturization!

  9. 10/09 / 12:48 pm

    I love how many products come with this skin care set. I usually cleans, tone and moisturize but I’m looking for a good skin system. Thanks for sharing your thoughts on this one.

    • 10/09 / 12:59 pm

      Yes, I definitely believe in this skincare system!

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