Post holiday Prolonged exposure to the sun can take its toll on your skin, often causing dryness and irritation if you don’t take care to protect your skin both before and after. Here are some top picks for revitalising the skin and combating the sun’s harmful effects.
1. ESTEE LAUDER HYDRATIONIST MAXIMUM MOISTURE LOTION
Great for an instant moisture boost, this lotion works to help keep your skin looking younger and healthier. The formula is so light that it glides on easily, leaving you feeling fresh and hydrated.
2. JURLIQUE ENRICHING BODY CREAM
This rich, luxurious body cream will nourish deep into the skin, leaving it soft and supple. Enriched with natural Jojoba Oil, Shea and Cocoa Butter, it’s the perfect soothing remedy after a day in the sun.
3. KEIHLS ULTRA FACIAL CREAM
A hero product, Kiehl’s Ultra Facial Cream promises up to 24 hours of soft and comfortable skin. By reducing moisture loss and helping water replenishment, this cream is fast becoming a makeup must-have – a great base for foundation, too!
4. BOBBI BROWN EXTRA REPAIR SERUM
While it’s a bit of a splurge, this brand new serum has had nothing but rave reviews. With anti-aging ingredients such as Vitamin C and Wheat, Bran and Olive extracts, the effects of sun exposure such as fine lines and dryness will begin to disappear.
5. GARNIER MOISTURE MATCH REVITALIZING HYDRATING GEL
Specifically formulated to combat dryness and give a healthy, fresh glow, this hydrating gel from Garnier is great for holidays. Cooling on the skin, the product instantly feels refreshing and gives a lovely radiance without feeling at all sticky.
6. LANOLIPS TRIPLE BUTTERMILK BODY BALM
This stuff is super nourishing and filled with nutrients – an ideal product for anyone who suffers with very dry skin. The unique formula includes Medical Grade lanolin, milk extracts and vitamin E to give the skin a protective veil for long-lasting hydration.
7. DARPHIN NOURISHING AND FIRMING VELVET CREAM BODY
Another award-winning product with extensive skincare benefits, this thick and silky cream goes on like velvet and gives plumper, firmer looking skin by helping to support the skin’s natural collagen.
8. L’OCCITANE ALMOND MILK CONCENTRATE
This body cream nourishes and softens the skin with almond oil and almond milk. With similar anti-aging effects to those of collagen, these proteins tighten the skin and restore youthfulness – the beautiful scent will last all day and leave your skin smooth and supple!
9. CLARINS HYDRAQUENCH INTENSIVE SERUM BI PHASE
This light, moisture-replenishing serum will care for your skin without feeling greasy or uncomfortable. By adapting to all different skin types, it will restore thirsty, sun-parched skin and give a subtle radiance.
10. AROMATHERAPY ASSOCIATES RENEW ROSE BODY CREAM
Using rose oil and damask water, this cream nourishes the skin leaving it glowing and smooth. Recommended especially for sun-stressed skin, this will protect against moisture loss – a great one to use before and after sun exposure.