Product words: Kathryn Lewsey
A great serum should be a key player in your daily skincare routine. This lightweight yet potent product (used alongside your moisturiser) can deliver a more concentrated and powerful cocktail of anti-aging ingredients. If you’re looking to invest in your skincare then this is the product to do it with. We’ve rounded up some of the best on the market right now whether you’re looking for a brightening, repairing or hydrating formula you’ve got it covered.
Liz Earle Superskin Concentrate
The super natural brand Liz Earle promise to revive and replenish skin with this intense, aromatic blend. Its naturally active formula helps to rebalance and soften skin, to reveal a younger and revitalised complexion. This is one our favourites!
Ole Henriksen Truth Banana Bright Vitamin C Serum 30ml, £53, www.boots.com
Taking serums to another level, this uses a transforming trio of vitamin C, exfoliating acids and banana powder-inspired pigments. Combined, they brighten skin, all while protecting against pollution. Meanwhile, hyaluronic acid plumps and hydrates skin.
Glow Recipe Pineapple C Bright Serum, 30ml, £46, www.cultbeauty.co.uk
Make your skin glow like never before with this delicious pineapple and vitamin C combo. Lightweight, it boosts radiance, evens skin tone and smoothes out complexions. Skin will be fresh, bouncy and refreshed.
Atomy Absolute CellActive Ampoule, 40ml, £38, www.amazon.co.uk
Support your skin and fight against the signs of ageing with this advanced formula developed by high-tech dermatologists. Penetrating skin, its array of active ingredients will protect skin, fade out wrinkles and revive complexions.
RoC Multi Correxion Revive & Glow Daily Serum, £35.99 at www.feelunique.com
Lightweight but loaded with powerful ingredients, this serum packs a punch. Enriched with vitamin C and peptides, it brightens and revives dull skin. Over time, complexions will look younger, smoother and brighter
Wishful Thirst Trap Serum, RRP: £41 at ASOS.com
Dry skin getting you down? Well this juicy, quenching number is set to become your BFF. Packed with three nourishing types of hyaluronic acid, this serum leaves skin hydrated, bouncy and oh-so-supple/
Institut Estherderm Derm Repair Restructuring Serum, £60, www.lookfantastic.com
This clever serum is what you need for repairing the signs of ageing and fighting future ones appearing. Using a cocktail of regenerating active ingredients and the brand’s clever technology, it restructures and reinforces the skin’s support tissue. The result? A complexion that’s smoother and younger-looking.
Swiss Line Essentials Serum £120, www.swissline-cosmetics.co.uk
If stressed-out skin is your complexion concern, this is great for balancing calming skin. A combo of prebiotics and probiotics helps to minimise redness, reduce tired-looking skin and maintain the skin’s barrier function.
Clinique Repairwear Laser Focus
This nifty number has earned an array of awards and it’s not hard to see why. Helping to resurface your skin, it works to erase imperfections and leave you with a better complexion.