Treat Yourself With These Top Beauty Buys
Lancome, Hypnose Drama Mascara, £21
This gorgeous mascara gives lashes intense volume and long lasting colour. The curvy oversized brush means no lashes are left behind for a dramatic, fuller and thicker look.
Laura Mercier, Foundation Primer, £28
Say hello to fabulous, even skin that makes your foundation glide on easily for an all-over cover. The primer not only helps to even your skin, it makes your foundation last longer and leaves a flawless finish.
Nars, Blush in Orgasm, £21
For that perfect flushed look, invest in Nars’ stunning blush range. The balance of peach and pink pigments mean it will compliment all tones of skin, giving you a beautiful, healthy glow.
With summer coming up why not splash out on this bronzer from Guerlain. Not only does it give you an instant sun-kissed glow, but it’s long lasting formula will keep you bronzed all day long.
Chanel, Vitalumière Aqua SPF15, £31
This liquid foundation is great for the summer, especially as it is packed with SPF to protect your skin. The foundation works with your skin to correct imperfections, giving you a healthy shine.
Splurge on….Skin care
Estée Lauder, Idealist Even Skintone Illuminator, £46
This illuminator is perfect to smooth rough skin and calm rednesses giving you a perfect complexion. Working with the skin rather than sitting on top of it, the illuminator creates a stunning finish and natural glow.
While this product maybe more than just a splurge, it is well worth it. The anti-aging cream will really help to turn back the clock and give you younger, healthier skin. Packed full of plant extracts, essential oils and vitamins, the cream is a treat for your skin and will help replenish it with the nutrients you lose as you get older. Known as Hollywood’s secret weapon, if you only buy one product this year, make it this one.
Crème de la Mer, Moisturizing Cream, £95
This moisturiser is the best on the market and suits nearly all skin types. A staple for most beauticians, it is perfect to revive tired and dull skin, as well as deeply hydrate dryness.
Estée Lauder, Advanced Night Repair Synchronized Recovery Complex, £41
This overnight serum is great to help your skin repair and revive itself. Our skin does much of its repair work while we sleep and with powerful antioxidants and hyaluronic acid, this product is sure to give great results.
Splurge on….Body care
Sisley, Sun Care, from £82.50
It’s hard to put a price on keeping your skin safe in the sun. Not only does exposure increase ageing and dry out your skin, it can more seriously cause skin cancer as well as other dangerous conditions. If you want to invest in the best range than try this from Sisley. The products are light-weight and are good to your skin, keeping pores clear and hydrated. Plus as it pro-longs a self-tan, it is even more of an incentive to fake it this summer.
It is essential to exfoliate to keep skin smooth and supple, so investing in a good product is highly advisable. This scrub from REN is one of the most natural available and it is packed with nutrients that will help give your skin a healthy glow. Apply to dry areas and massage for five minutes so that all the goodness is absorbed into the skin. Not only will you have smoother skin, but the fragrant rose scent will leave you feeling thoroughly pampered.
Firm skin and unsightly cellulite is the curse of most women, and if you feel like you have tried every product on the market without success, try this from Sisley. Known as the “ultimate anti-cellulite product," it delivers amazing, fast results, especially to common problem areas like the thighs and tummy. It maybe pricey, but the results will be worth it.
Kiehl’s, Creme de Corps, £44
If you want to invest in a deep body moisturiser you can’t go wrong with this gorgeous body cream from Kiehl’s. Slather the rich cream on after a shower or bath and be amazed by the instant result of satin-smooth skin.
Bumble and Bumble, Mending Mask, £29.00
This hair mask is the perfect way to revive tired and damaged locks. Reviving and reinforcing hair for strong and healhty locks, this weekly mask will give your dull do a well needed treat.
Kerastase, Chronologiste Homecare Programme, £85.00
For salon results at home try this kit from Kerastase with all you need to revive your damaged and dry hair. Your locks will be left incredibly soft, supple and shiny thanks to the nourishing hair product. It preserves not only your hair, but also treats your scalp, which can often be damaged by dyeing and styling.