By Grace Gargini
This two-step face peel uses a blend of alpha and beta hydroxy acids to tackle fine lines, wrinkles, enlarged pores and uneven skin texture. The gentle yet effective formula can be used daily and boasts a cocktail of high-performing ingredients such as retinol, chamomile and lactic salicylic acids that speed up the skin cell renewal process, stimulate collagen production and unblock pores.
Available at Fenwick of Bond Street
This unique formula allows you to experience the benefits of exfoliation on a daily basis without the risk of aggravating the skin. The powder formula activates upon contact with water, releasing papain, salicylic acid, colloidal oatmeal and rice actives to smooth the skin, calm inflammation and accelerate cell renewal. A unique skin brightening complex of bearberry, grapefruit and liquorice helps to balance uneven skin pigmentation, while melanin production is regulated by active agents derived from rice bran.
Available at Fenwick Brent Cross, Kingston, Newcastle
Clinique’s treatment serum tackles pigmentation in all its forms – from age spots and discolouration due to sun damage to post-blemish scarring. The plant-derived formula includes Glucosamine, Salicylic Acid and Vitamin C to reduce and prevent the appearance of uneven skin, accelerate cell turnover and visibly brighten the complexion.
Available at Fenwick stores nationwide
This silicone, paraben and fragrance-free formula diminishes dark spots and evens skin tone using a potent blend of Vitamin C, White Birch and Peony extracts. Apply to cleansed, dry skin morning and/or night for a brighter, more hydrated and unified complexion.
Available at Fenwick Kingston, Newcastle, Tunbridge Wells
The clever folk over at Estée Lauder have combined a high-protection SPF30 sunscreen packed full of antioxidants with a sheer, healthy tint (that comes in three shades) to minimise the appearance of dark spots, redness and pores. The natural, healthy glow it gives is perfect for weekend makeup, or you can layer under foundation for a full-coverage finish.
Murad’s powerful sunscreen repairs and shields the skin from the ageing effects of UVA/UVB rays while also conditioning for optimal hydration throughout the day thanks to its antioxidant-rich blend of Vitamin C and Phospholipids. Massage the lightweight lotion into cleansed, toned skin (preferably after a serum) for a healthy dose of daily protection.
Available at Fenwick Bond Street, Brent Cross
Don’t let this multi-purpose balm's 97% natural formula fool you. It not only deeply nourishes dry, damaged skin, but it can also soothe and relieve a multitude of skincare injuries, such as bruises, burns, cuts and insect bites. Plus, the fragrance, silicone and mineral oil-free formula contains a natural antiseptic and anti-inflammatory ingredients that help reduce the likelihood of scarring.
Available at Fenwick Canterbury