Feature: Jennifer O’Shea 

With so many brilliant beauty buys landing on the desks at G&G, this month I’m sharing my best 25 beauty buys for the month ahead. From serious skincare investments, budget beauty buys, haircare heroes and spend-worthy gadgets, these are my hot picks to share with you this month! 

Malin + Goetz Salicylic Gel, £19, www.selfridges.com

Problematic skin gets a target treatment with this beauty cabinet essential containing 2% Salicylic acid – a proven spot fighter.

St Tropez Air Whipped Mousse, £33, www.lookfantastic.com

Get a glorious glow whatever the weather, St Tropez continues to hit the top of our self tan list.

Kent Brush Create Your Style Fine Quill Paddle Brush, £10, www.kentbrushes.com

Prevent breakage with a brush from British Brand Kent Brushes.

Polished London Aqua XP Water Flosser, £59.99, www.polishedlondon.com

Get that just visited the dentist squeaky clean feeling with a high tech flosser.

Moroccanoil Original Treatment, £34, www.lookfantastic.com

A cult beauty buy which never fails to leave dry hair super nourished and glossy.


Only Curls Volumizing Curl Mousse, onlycurls.com, £16

Give curls a boost with the new formula of mousse.

The Jojoba Company Youth Potion, £29.95,  www.stressnomore.co.uk

This glorious formula leaves skin feeling super soft.

Eresos Aloe Vera Hydrating Face Mask, £45 (500mg), www.eresos.co.uk

A soothing face mask which does wonders for winter parched skin, 

JVN Complete Air-Dry Cream for Hair, £21, Space NK·

Our new favourite hair styling product!

Evolve Monoi Rescue Shampoo and Conditioner, £25, www.contentbeautywellbeing.com

A new nourishing formula from Organic beauty brand Evolve.

Vitamin Injections Skin Care Vitamin C Boost & Brighten Body Lotion, £56, vilskincare.com

Give dry skin the heave-ho with this Vitamin C infused lotion.

Mylee Gel Polish Starter Kit, £89, www.lookfantastic.com

Forget lengthy trips to the salon, we love the Mylee Gel polish kit for instant gel mani – all while watching your fave Netflix binge.

By Terry Crayon Blackstar, £22, www.lookfantastic.com

When it comes to a great black liner, this By Terry Blackstar is our must-have.

Coraline Saving Grace Repair & Replenish Body Balm, £17.95, coralineskincare.com

Envelop your body in a cocoon of moisture with this soothing balm texture.

Aldi Lacura Rose Quartz Facial Roller, £6.99, www.aldi.co.uk

One of the best budget beauty gadgets – this rivals the pricier versions for sure.

Naturopathica Passion Fruit & Retinol Ageless Eye Serum, £89, www.fenwick.co.uk

A super boosting anti ageing eye serum – sinks into skin like a dream.


Keys Soulcare Let me Glow Illuminating Serum, £25, www.harrods.com

Get your glow on with this radiance enhancing formula from Alicia Keys.

Verso Nourishing Experience Kit, £45, www.lookfantastic.com

We love Verso for it’s high tech skincare and this starter kit is a great way to try the collection.

Maria Nila Cacoa Intense Colour Refresh, £24, marianila.com

Give colour an instant boost with this glossy chocolate colour refresher.

SBC Cucumber Micellar Gel Cleanser 3 in 1, 500ml, £21.50, www.sbcskincare.co.uk

Fast becoming a cult brand, this cucumber cleanser is a fantastic make up remover.

Trilogy AHA Resurfacing Serum, £33.50, www.feelunique.com

We love Trilogy here at G&G and this AHA Resurfacing Serum gives dull skin a revival boost.

Vaseline Instant Dry Skin Rescue Body Lotion, £5, www.boots.com

Vaseline can do no wrong when it comes to some TLC rescue. We love this formula for super dry skin.

CACI Eye Revive Mask, £5.50, caci-microlift.co.uk

Give tired eyes a boost with this revive mask from Caci.

Foreo UFO 2, £249.99, www.lookfantastic.com

A cult product and one we never fail to recommend – the UFO 2 uses LED technology and hot and cold sonic waves to stimulate skin cells and boost the ingredients and effects of a face mask. Basically, this nifty gadgets takes your face mask results to the very next level.

Foreo Green Tea Purifying UFO Activated Masks, £18.99, www.lookfantastic.com

To use with the Foreo UFO, we love these purifying Green Tea masks.