Whether you’re a fan of celebrity skincare favourites, natural beauty heroes or proven anti-ageing innovations, beauty editor Emma Robertson introduces the skin-transforming products every woman should own
When an A-list celebrity rates a skincare product, it makes sense to pay attention – these are the most photographed faces in the world, so their complexion has to look picture perfect, 24/7. From Kate Moss’s favourite facial oil to the eye cream the party-hard fashion pack always have on standby, VIP your regime with skincare secrets the stars swear by.
Above, from left: Emma Hardie’s Protect & Prime Cream SPF 30, £45, airbrushes pores and fine lines for a camera-ready complexion. Rodial’s Glamtox Eye Cream, £50, is a favourite with the fashion pack to help cheat the appearance of eight hours’ sleep. GlamGlow’s SuperMud Clearing Treatment, £45, has purified the pores of Hollywood’s A-list and is proven to treat breakouts, redness and pigmentation
Want to clean up your skincare by cutting back on artificial ingredients – without compromising performance? Thankfully, going green never looked so good with award-winning natural skincare brands championing potent plant actives over synthetic alternatives. Meet the cream of the crop.
Above, from left: Korres’ Wild Rose Sleeping Facial Cream, £26, makes skin radiant from the first use. Neal’s Yard Remedies White Tea Toning Eye Gel, £24, sends puffy bags and dark shadows packing. Ren’s Keep Young And Beautiful Firming And Smoothing Serum, £46, leaves skin brighter and tighter. Pure’s Super Grape range has multiple award-winning anti-ageing credentials.Shop now
If tricky-to-treat issues such as pigmentation, deep-set wrinkles or dull and sagging skin are at the top of your beauty agenda, go pro with performance-driven products fuelled by cutting-edge ingredients which promise maximum results in minimum time. Cue the next-gen formulas on a mission to keep you forever young.
Above, from left: Formula Advanced’s Radiance Revital-Eyes, £16, is rich in ATP (a breakthrough energising active) – proven to brighten dark circles. Inspired by treatments used in cosmetic procedures, Filorga’s Sleep and Peel Night Cream, £54, contains advanced skin-brightening acids to get rid of age spots. Bliss’ Triple Oxygen Serum, £52, breathes new life into lacklustre skin and defends against the ageing effects of pollution. Murad’s Time Release Retinol Concentrate, £65, promises to visibly reduce wrinkles and crow’s feet by 45 per cent in six weeksShop now
Photography: Katie Hammond / Styling: Nu Valado