5 Step Hydrating Kit


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

Valued at £170. Save £60 | 35%

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.

1% Hyaluronic Complex Serum

qua, Sodium Hyaluronate, Glycereth-26, Phenoxyethanol, Saccharide Isomerate, Panthenol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Sodium Phytate, Pentylene Glycol, Sodium Acetylated Hyaluronate, Sodium Hyaluronate Crosspolymer, Hydrolyzed Sodium Hyaluronate, Citric Acid, Sodium Citrate.

Moisture Defence Normal Skin

Aqua, Glycerin, Cyclomethicone, Hydrogenated Ethylhexyl Olivate, Polysorbate 60, Ethoxydiglycol, Hydrogenated Olive Oil Unsaponifiables, Tocopherol, Sodium Hyaluronate, Hydrolysed Vegetable Protein, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Squalane, Trehalose, Tetrahydropiperine, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Terminalia Ferdinandiana Fruit Extract, Dipeptide Diaminobutyroyl Benzylamide Diacetate, Epilobium Angustifolium Leaf Extract, Moringa Oleifera Leaf Extract, Parfum, Sorbic Acid, Anetholea Anisata Leaf Extract, Tasmannia Lanceolata Fruit Powder, Hibiscus Sabdariffa Flower Extract, Sodium Benzoate, Citric Acid, Potassium Sorbate, Citronellol, Geraniol.

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 1% Hyaluronic Complex Serum, either underneath or mixed into Moisture Defence Normal Skin. As a last step, apply a generous amount of Age Defence SPF 50+.


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 or Microbiome Micellar Water as your first cleanse then perform a second cleanse with L-Lactic Cleanser). Follow with a couple of drops of the 1% Hyaluronic Complex Serum, massaged over your face and neck. Finish with a half pea sized amount of Moisture Defence Normal Skin to lock in hydration.

Two – 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.

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Skintel/Pro Tips

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.