Why do you need a moisturizer?
Also, it can overly strip the skin of essential oils or cause dryness. The skin overreacts and produces even more sebum.
The cleanser removes overproduced sebum and dead skin cells from your face. But along with that, it could penetrate your skin and damage the protective barrier.
The moisturizer
prevents skin dryness and overreaction, helps to restore the skin barrier, and makes your skin feel smooth and soft.
That is why you need to apply moisturizer right after the cleanser. It is an essential part of your anti-acne daily routine.
You are now ready for the next step in your daily routine.