[layerslider_vc id="1"] The Bright Routine Step 1 Cleanse your face with warm water to open the pores and clean away dirt. Opening the pores allows the cream or oils to penetrate the skin more effectively. You can apply a toner afterwards if you use one. Step 2 You should then exfoliate on a weekly basis the area of skin to be lightened. This involves removing dead skin cells to expose the fresh new skin cells beneath. [...]