All posts tagged: skincare

Monu Hydrating Moisturiser SPF 15

The lightweight texture of this cream means it’s great for re-application during the day whenever the skin feels a little dry and provides an additional boost of broad spectrum UV protection. Soft focus technology helps to blur any minor imperfections too and will help to keep the skin radiant. £28.95, monushop.co.uk

Perricone MD Face Finishing Moisturizer Tint SPF 30

PROTECT & GLOW A perfect summer skin companion, this intensive moisturising cream helps to protect against UV rays whilst adding a light, sunkissed glow to the face, just as though you’ve caught some sun. It contains tiny pigment capsules that reveal themselves slowly as you work it onto the skin. With longer-term use, it helps to improve skin texture too. (Perricone MD Face Finishing Moisturizer Tint SPF 30. £57, perriconemd.co.uk)

Nuriss Vitamin Infusion Nourishing Day Cream SPF 30

It’s the moisturiser that does everything you need it to on a hot summer’s day. There’s high UV protection to safeguard the skin against the sun, antioxidants to protect against ageing free radicals and it’s supercharged with lightweight but effective hydrators and vitamins to maintain the moisture levels needed for beautifully soft and plump skin. £70, nuriss.co.uk

WOW Mask

This one-use gel mask is great for getting your skin in order before a big event. Just place it on the face and peel off when dry. You do need about 40 minutes for the best results but it does leave the skin incredibly moisturised and plump. It also shrinks the pores so the skin appears perfectly smooth and radiant if you want to step out make-up free. (£99.99 for five masks, wowmask.co.uk)

MIMI Green Goddess Fresh Face Mask

With this DIY kit, you know every ingredient that goes into your face mask and best of all, it’s all natural. Combine the pre-prepared clay, spirulina, oat oil and green jasmine pearls for a freshly-made batch each time. A mean green mask that mops up excess oil and nourishes the skin leaving it clean, supple and glowing. (£22, makeitmakeit.com)

Kaeso Rebalancing Facial Mask

Ideal for tackling congested skin, particularly the T-zone, this creamy clay mask draws out impurities and calms the skin down without drying out it out. Rinse off the residue and you’ll notice instantly how bright and clear the skin looks. Keep up the results by applying it once a week. (£10.99, justmylook.co.uk)

Aloree Skin Rescue Radiant Face Mask

Harnessing the anti-ageing properties of chlorophyll, the green pigment found in plants (young barley shoots in this case) that absorbs sunlight, this natural mask helps to detoxify and brighten the skin in just three minutes. Or, leave on for 10 minutes for an extra boost of moisture and radiance – it’ll be worth it. (£24, pravera.co.uk)

Green People Vita Min Mask

A highly moisturising mask with fragrant notes of mandarin and bergamot oil that nourishes the skin with a burst of vitamins. It works wonders on softening up any pesky dry patches and leaves the skin with a clear glow. Also, being rich in antioxidants, it helps to lessen the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles over time. (£15.95, greenpeople.co.uk)

Magnificent Seven: super anti-agers

Turning back the years is a tricky task but pick the right tools and you’ll be set for life. To give you a helping hand, we present a stash of super anti-agers we’d rush to have in our box.   Aromatherapy Associates Rose Infinity Serum £114, aromatherapyassociates.com A powerful botanical serum that uses soy, yeast proteins and gardenia stem cells to kickstart lagging collagen production and re-densify the skin so it is firmer and smoother. Results are more dramatic after three weeks but you’ll notice a marked improvement in texture and radiance after just a few days’ use. Gazelli Ultimate Firming Serum £75, gazelliskincare.com Contains White Oil, a natural healing ingredient exclusive to the brand that helps the skin to regenerate at a cellular level so it acts, feels and looks like younger skin would. It’s also wonderfully hydrating so ideal for protecting the skin when temperatures plunge. Time Bomb Collagen Bomb £39, timebombco.com A highly effective cream that is deceiving in its lightness as it comes fully-loaded with antioxidant, regenerative and hydrating ingredients to …