Your Guide To Skincare Make-Up
Just like eating healthily and exercising regularly can pay dividends to your wellbeing, so can employing good habits when it comes to your beauty routine. To protect and nourish your skin, it’s always worth investing in skincare that works that bit harder for you, which is why top beauty brands the world over are introducing specially-created formulas into their make-up products. We’ve rounded up our favourites for you below…
At the heart of any great make-up look is a hard-working foundation, so ensure your base features ingredients that will benefit your skin’s condition. Chantecaille’s Future Skin foundation is free of oil and is made from a lightweight, refreshing gel. Created with aloe, chamomile and arnica to calm irritation, this is perfect if you have sensitive skin. If you covet a flawless, dewy look, Perricone MD, founded by Dermatologist Dr. Nicholas Perricone, is one of the go-to names for make-up that let’s your natural beauty take centre stage. The brand’s No Foundation Foundation SPF30 will not only protect your skin from the sun, but it’s also packed with antioxidant elements that simultaneously reduce pore size, fine lines and wrinkles.
Banish dark under-eye circles and blemishes with Crème de la Mer’s The Radiant Concealer. As well as featuring SPF25, this cream concealer has been made with precious marine and plant extracts that will reduce the appearance of under-eye puffiness, lines, wrinkles, and will minimise pores.
CC Cream, also known as Colour Correcting or Colour Control cream, is the perfect option if you’re looking for something lighter than foundation that still makes a difference. By Terry’s Cellularose Moisturizing CC Cream is made with roses’ native cells, meaning that your skin will at once be tinted and protected.
Make your summer glow last longer with a luxury bronzer; La Prairie’s Cellular Treatment Bronzing Powder combines colour with skincare to give you an enhanced sheen so that you can take your tan into next season. To maintain a sun-kissed look while on holiday, Sensai’s Silky Bronze Sun Protective Compact is water-resistant so apply in the morning before you hit the beach or pool. And if that’s not enough, it’s anti-ageing too.
Turn a colour treat for your eyes into a skin treat; Sisley’s Phyto-Ombre Eclat mono eyeshadows combine naturally-derived extracts, including green tea, white lily and Camellia, to soften and protect the delicate epidermis of your eyelids. With an array of textures to choose from – matte, satin, iridescent, metallic and glitter – there’s nothing stopping you from opting for different shades and effects for day and evening.
Protect your pout with AERIN’s super-pretty range of Rose Balm Lipsticks. The balm texture is oh-so luxurious and the natural wax also seals in moisture - all you need to do is choose your shade...
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