Revive your skin whilst you sleep with beuti skincare…

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After long days and party nights revive your skin whilst you sleep with Beuti Skincare #beautysleepelixir it’s said to be one of Kate Middletons favourite go-to products after someone gifted it to her (it has anti-inflammatory properties which will work wonders after sleepless nights!)

This luxury face oil has a 100% natural blend of 14 plant-based oils, including a Caribbean coral extract which is a powerful anti-inflammatory as it neutralises the enzyme responsible for skin ageing, plus a sandalwood nut kernel oil to help prevent collagen and elastin break down. These are then combined with a generous amount of camellia oil, chia seed oil, bitter cherry seed oil, strawberry seed oil, pomegranate seed oil, blueberry seed oil, cranberry seed oil, raspberry seed oil, seabuckthorn fruit berry oil, sandalwood oil, lavender herb oil, geranium flower oil, neroli flower oil and capric trglyceride from coconut.

Personally the oily formula isn’t my personal favourite, but by morning theres no residue left, it is all gone and has melted into your skin effortlessly whilst working it’s wonderful magic. You can also wear it under your make up for a brighter dewy look.

Buy yours now online – Beauty Skin Elixir from Beuti Skincare, £42, beutiskincare.co.uk

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Discovering ALex steinherr beauty at primark

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We are so glad to have finally discovered @alexsteinherr beauty range @primark

The Pore Balance Cleanser, £5 has worked wonders in only a couple of weeks and the sleep spa, £4 (50ml_ is so good I’m having to elbow my better half out the way before he gets his hands on it! Get yours now in-store worldwide inc Europe from £2.50!

Soft & snuggly moisturising slippers – the perfect gift to yourself this Christmas!

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Keep those feet toasty & warm with Soft et yoga #moisturising slippers… Packed full of vitamin and moisture rich micro beads, these soften your feet whilst you relax!

I find these slippers super comfy and ever so light so they are perfect for packing into your suitcase when you are heading away on your winter getaway!

Available in 5 styles, starting at £23, non moisturising slippers also available from £19.90 at soft-et-yoga.com

 

Banish stressed ‘Skyn’ with these arctic skin formulas from Iceland

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Stop the cold in it’s tracks with Skyn Iceland pure cloud cream & their #berrylipfix this winter! These are the perfect solution to keeping dry irritated skin at bay with natural, vegan and cruelty-free products!

The Berry Lip fix glides on in a light gel consistency, leaving your lips nourished and full of moisture. Finish off your full skincare routine with their Pure Cloud Cream, light in texture, this beauty melts into your skin and protects it from the every-day stresses that affect the skin and relieves it of dryness, redness, irritation and signs of sensitivity –  whilst healing and rejuvenating with a potent cocktail of skin-strengthening ingredients including a fusion of hyularonic acid, Arctic cloudberry and cranberry seed oils, Icelandic glacial water and pure, encapsulated molecular oxygen leaving you glowing…

Buy yours online… Pure Cloud Cream, £48, from Cult Beauty & Berry Lip Fix, £12, at Feel Unique

Get selfie ready with this on-the-go flawless foundation from Revlon

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Are you #photoready? Prep yourself for your party and be ready to snap the night away with the Revlon #instafilter foundation.

Apply and build colour easily with the built in sponge tipped blender applicator… leaving a natural, fresh faced flawless finish. It’s the perfect pop-in your bag product for us, ideal for topping up your make-up on the go.

Make your night with Revlon – Buy it now online at Boots.com for £12.99!

5 Of The Best Face Masks From Showcasebeauty.com

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A change in the season can play havoc with your skin; with autumn approaching, a drop in temperature happening and central heating getting turned up for cosy nights in, your skin can become dry and stressed. Which gives you the perfect excuse to enjoy some (well deserved) TLC and add a marvellous mask to to your skincare routine.

We’ve rounded up the top 5 best-selling face masks from showcasebeauty.com, the indie beauty discovery platform, which features a stylist-curated edit of unique products by premium brands that you just won’t find on the high street. Discover the masks that will have your skin glowing and the compliments flowing.

1. Maskorea Instant Glow Sheet Mask

They might make you look a bit strange, but sheet masks are a skin saviour. The Maskorea Instant Glow Sheet Mask is inspired by Korean beauty trends and will even out your skin tone and boost hydration with a mineral-rich formula. The mask has a unique 3-step system that includes a foaming pre-mask cleanser, a serum-infused cellulose sheet mask and a luxurious post-mask anti-ageing night cream. A perfect skin pick-me-up!

£7.99 from www.showcasebeauty.com

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2. Antonia Burrell Mask Supreme 7-in-1

Why settle for one benefit when you can have 7? This luxurious face mask from Antonia Burrell will treat your skin in 7 ways to hydrate, detoxify, repair, clarify, illuminate, protect and perfect skin. Don’t worry if your skin tingles a little when you first apply the mask – it’s just the bio-plant actives starting to work their magic.

£65.00 for 50ml from www.showcasebeauty.com

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3. Aromatherapy Associates Hydrating Rose Face Mask

If you’re after that glow from within then the Aromatherapy Associates Hydrating Rose Face Mask is for you. Not only does it smell divine, but it’s also packed full of essential skin ingredients. The mask contains aloe vera to soothe, sodium hyaluronate to restore vital moisture and Damask rose water to cool.

£43.00 for 100ml from www.showcasebeauty.com

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4. Swiss Clinic Detoxifying Grey Clay Mask

An innovative, mess-free clay mask, enriched with peptides and Argereline, that effectively detoxifies and softens your skin. The potent active ingredients combined with the deep purifying effect of the clay makes this a practical sheet mask, that leaves your skin cleansed, hydrated and with minimised pores in just 20 minutes.

RRP: £8 from www.showcasebeauty.com

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5. Evolve Beauty – Radiant Glow Mask

What’s better than a face mask that revitalises and brightens your skin? A gorgeous mask that does all that and smells just like chocolate – totally heavenly. Evolve Beauty’s Radiant Glow Mask is not only high in antioxidants from raw cacao, it’s also packed full of almond oil and rich in vitamins A, B, C and E to nourish your skin. It’s easy to see why this mask is an Instagram dream. You’ll just have to keep reminding yourself not to eat it…

£20.00 for 60ml from www.showcasebeauty.com

Fight wrinkles, and pollution damage fast with these natural ceramide supplements…

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Fighting back the wrinkles? Take charge with Seven Seas Perfect7 Renewal Advanced Supplements. Containing omega 3, multivitamins and ceramosides (which contain a natural source of ceramides (molecules in your skin which form 50% of the skins natural moisture barrier) helping to reduce the appearance of wrinkles in 60* days)

As pollution levels get higher and other factors like UV rays, blue light from laptops, harsh ingredients and busy lifestyles can put our skin jeopardy on a daily basis – it’s crucial that we take action to make sure our skin is as healthy as it could be.

Ceramides help the skin retain water and ensure it is moisturised, hydrated and looking its best. Being able to supplement your natural levels can really help in reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. I’m finding even after just 30 days of using the supplements, my skin is plumper and more hydrated day in day out. Of course I make sure to use products with hyuralonic acid in on a daily basis and practice double cleansing along with sleep masks and more, but these have certainly helped within the process. Plus they contribute to your health, with the added Omega 3 and multivitamin boost which is an added bonus because you don’t need to pay our for further dietary supplements on top of these.!

Foe more information, and to buy Perfect7® Renewal Advanced, £39.99, visit www.seven-seas.com

Work wonders with the new Cowshed skincare staple!

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The #kahai Wonder Balm from @cowshedonline is a fantastic multi-purpose product. With its balm to oil texture, this little pot full of Vit E & F plus retinol can be used as a hot cloth cleanser or moisturiser for face lips and eyes to hydrate and nourish on the go!

We double it up as a cleanser and a moisturising mask before bed to reduce redness and to even our skintone! Sometimes we use it to remove our make-up too!

Key ingredients include: 

Kahai Nut Oil – Cold pressed oil that is harvested once a year. Its high content of natural Vitamin E, F and Retinol nourishes, hydrates, softens and repairs skin

Avocado Butter – Rich in vitamins A, D, and E, fatty acids and lecithin. Combats signs of ageing, such as fine lines and age spots

Helichrysum Oil – Rich in esters, this oil is rich in antioxidants, which help to rejuvenate the skin

Sea Buckthorn Seed Oil – Contains over 190 nutrients and phytonutrients, including vitamin C, which is 12 times higher than that of an orange. This oil eliminates toxins and rejuvenates the skin

Jasmine Oil – Aromatic essence reputed to have emotional balancing properties

Rose Oil – Natural fragrance component with nurturing and calming properties

 

Kahai Wonder Balm, £12 (15ml) – £38 (50ml) Buy it online at Cowshed.com

TIP! Pop the handy 15ml size into your handbag, and take it everywhere with you for on-the-go skin treats and to beat the winter chill and prep that pout. giving you a good reason to leave the big pot ready for when you get home after a long day!

Head to paradise with your new streak free, easy tan! Thanks to IOP.

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Achieving that natural summer glow has become super easy for everyone with the new @isleofparadise Self tanning water, £18.95 especially for us redheads! It’s a quick and easy way to an even long lasting tan! Just drench your legs in the water and use long sweeping motions to apply if you desire with a mitt for fast even coverage!

Ours developed within 6 hours, and stayed for over a week. Even in drier areas, the tan applied evenly with no patches. Available in three strengths, Light [Peach], Medium [Green] & Dark [Purple] there’s a shade for everyone – not just us redheads. You can get your hands on the water £18.95, drops £19.95 (to add to your daily moisturiser) and a mousse £19.95 for traditional tan application.

Shop online now at isleofparadise.co.uk to buy now. Alternatively shop at BeautyBay for 10% Off (limited time only)

Get your Autumnal dewy glow with these Lumene must-haves…

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We would all love to nail that no makeup – makeup look achieved with minimal action in small amounts of time!

I certainly do and this gorgeous @lumene invisible #instantglowbeautyserum is our current no1 go-to to achieve this effortlessly and in 0 time at all!

I wake up, cleanse and moisturise then reach for this new little bottle of wonders on my dressing table. It’s a semi translucent weightless serum – one single colour for all. It glides over your face from three little drops on each cheek – covering pores and blemishes in its wake! Veiling my skin and creating an awe inspiring glow… think of Ashley Graham, KatieJane Hughes or even and Alessandra Steinherr’s gorgeous faces! Plus when serums smell so good it’s a bonus too!

Packed full of Arctic Spring Water, Arctic Cloudberry Seed Extract and pearlescent pigments, the air-light formula hydrates, brightens and visibly perfects your skin’s natural radiance for a more even and luminous looking complexion. This is thanks to the benefits from within the ingredients – Cloudberry is naturally rich in vitamin C [which brightens and energises your skin… hello fresh face!] plus it’s packed with omega 3 and omega 6[boosting your skins natural protective barrier and boosting moisture… ByeBye wrinkles, hi fresh dewy glow!] and finally Vitamin E [protecting you from free radicals]… This alone is enough to make us want to buy more of it! The fact it gives us that no make-up makeup glow is just a bonus!

Buy yours online now, Lumene Invisible Illumination Instant Glow beauty serum, 30ml, for just £27. Available at LookFantastic.

Need that extra glow? Dab on a touch of Lumene Nordic light instant Illuminizer, £22.50 to your cheekbones, browbones and even the centre of your nose to go from desk to party in seconds! Also available at LookFantastic in shade Shimmering Dusk