It is really difficult keeping that gorgeous Summer glow when Winter brings some not-so-gorgeous side effects like dry skin, split ends, and chapped lips. Luckily, my top 7 March must-haves in Beauty & Skincare will help banish all your beauty bummers.
In this post I will be focusing on ‘My Top 7 March Must-Haves In Beauty & Skincare’. Be sure to follow my next posts for other Beauty favourites and reviews!
Product 1: Clarins Daily Energizer Wake-Up Booster
Essential morning skincare for young skin that refreshes and enhances skin radiance. A delightfully invigorating booster that combines the most effective plant extracts.
Recharges skin energy and revives a healthy glow. Its moisturising action ensures a soft, smooth look, while its toning benefits refresh and provide a pleasant feeling of well-being. The complexion is radiant and luminous.
Green Coffee extract: recharges skin vitality. Red Currant extract: moisturises, softens. White Tea extract: protects against free radicals and prevents environmental damage.
Clarins is a very trusted and popular brand, and what I absolutely love about this French Skincare company is that they are always one step ahead of the game! This moisturising toner has so many active ingredients that are good for your skin, and help prevent premature ageing. It instantly has a cooling effect on the skin, which also helps reduce any puffiness that occurs during the night.
Product 2: Clarins Bright Plus Smoothing Serum
The most advanced skin care for a flawless complexion that glows with a youthful radiance.
Minimises the appearance of dark spots and helps prevent their reappearance. Helps firm facial features, smoothes away fine lines. Illuminates the complexion, restores healthy-looking glow to skin. Dermatologist tested, non-comedogenic.
Enriched with a combination of Sea Lily and Alchemilla extracts to provide optimal protection against dark spots. A combination of raspberry extract, biotin and highly stable Vitamin C that reduces melanin. Oat Sugars to smooth skin.
This silky soft serum absorbs beautifully into the skin once applied. It is a very light liquid type of serum. I love that it is not oily on the skin, it also smells divine, and you can instantly notice a slight glow.
Product 3: Clarins Extra-Firming Eye Lift Perfecting Serum
Fight dark circles and puffiness for energised, more youthful and open-looking eyes.
This serum helps to fight dark circle and puffiness. A youth and firmness expert for women aged 40 and over. Firmed and enhanced, the eyes retain their expressiveness without fading and look more energised than ever.
Tightening organic oat sugars, golden pigments: help instantly firm, brighten and enhance. Albizia extract, escin extracted from horse chestnut and caffeine: reduce puffiness, diminishdark circles, energise and open up the eyes. Extra-Firming complex: helps tone, firm and regenerate the skin around the eyes. Betaine: moisturises.
Lightweight ‘intelligent’ texture with a brightening effect and instant firming action: refreshes the skin and leaves it feeling soft, leaves behind a matte finish and facilitates make-up application.
There is nothing quite like a mini ‘eye lift’ after waking up to see your puffy eyes after a lack of sleep. They do say, dynamite comes in small packages right? This little bottle has a lot to offer. It instantly takes away the puffiness from your eyes, and you don’t even have to use a lot of product, which means it will last long.
Product 4: *NEW* Clarins BB Skin Detox Fluid
Clarins BB Skin Detox Fluid is a light weight, ultra fine BB cream that reduces the visibility of imperfections while giving moisture and revives the skins balance.
This BB cream helps to detoxify the skin to retain its balance. Clarins BB Skin Detox Fluid combines a texture that breaths, with two powerful plant extracts: acerola seeds and meadowsweet while aloe vera keeps the skin soft and smooth.
Size: 45 ml
• 00 Fair
• 01 Light
• 02 Medium
• 03 Dark
Product 5: Mario Badescu Botanical Skin Scrub
All Skin Types
Say goodbye to build-up and banish dullness with the newest addition to the Mario Badescu line of skin care products. This scrub is formulated to refine and perfect your complexion with a unique combination of finely ground Ecuadorian Ivory Palm seeds and nourishing botanicals, including Ginger, Ginkgo, Green Tea, Aloe, and Coconut. This gentle, gel-based formula sloughs off the dulling dead skin cells that can lead to breakouts or cause skin to look lifeless and aged, helping you to achieve clearer, younger-looking, more radiant skin. Paraben free formulation.
The name of this scrub is enough to love it. ‘Botanical – Exfoliating – Scrub’ sounds like a breath of fresh air to me, and thats exactly what it is. This gorgeous new scrub is part of the Mario Badescu skincare range (which will be on www.lifestyleshoponline.co.za very soon!) It is perfect for this time of the year as we start moving into winter, and our skin takes some major strain. This gentle scrub removes any dry skin that appears on your face, whilst leaving you with a moisturised, plumped glow. Lets just say, it’s a-m-a-z-i-n-g!
Product 6: Charcoal Konjac Sponge
The Bamboo Charcoal Sponge should not be underestimated. This little guy gets down to business by effectively cleansing the skin of dirt and grime while helping reduce blemishes. Perfect for teens and those with problem skin.
Konjac is actually a pure natural sea vegetable, sort of like a potato, that is mineral rich and free of any additional colorants. Bamboo charcoal draws out impurities and toxins without striping, leaving the skin detoxified and balanced.
Bamboo has tons of healthy benefits for your skin. And this product is your new best friend. You can use it in the shower, or along with your favourite face wash. It is very gentle on the skin. In-fact it actually exfoliates the skin, but at the same time has quite a ‘seaweed’ texture which is very soothing.
Product 7: Luxury Vanilla Bath Pack
Whats not to love about anything vanilla? It is certainly my favourite scent in all of this world, and this awesome bath pack comes with: A shower gel, a body spray, a body lotion, bath salts and a fizz ball! It is also the perfect gift for that friend of yours whose birthday is around the corner and you haven’t had a chance to pop by the shops. Well you can purchase it right here.