By Darcy Rive
For smooth, soft and hydrated skin, look no further than Kiehl's Ultra Facial Cream. Packed with moisturising squalane and hydrating Imperata cylindrica, this lightweight cream helps to keep your skin to stay hydrated for longer.
“For me, confidence is feeling happy and content in the skin you’re in – and the Ultra Facial Cream from Kiehl’s does just that for me. The lightweight formula feels gentle on the skin and provides 24-hour hydration, giving me confidence all day long!” – Izabelle Olofsson, Beauty eCommerce Trader at Fenwick
Laura Mercier’s award-winning Translucent Setting Powder gives you that coveted glow-from-within finish. Milled with light-reflecting particles, it minimises the appearance of pores, fine lines and wrinkles, so that your complexion looks as good on the outside as you feel on the inside.
Dermalogica’s high-performance serum delivers a potent concentration of vitamin C, helping to brighten and firm your skin. This superior formula reduces the appearance of fine lines, deeper wrinkles and pigmentation while also preventing and correcting the damage caused by free radicals.
Create beauty looks that are as multi-faceted as you are with Estée Lauder’s hybrid brush. One side is bristled for volume and lift while the other has synthetic spikes for incredible length and separation, meaning you can create looks that’ll make you feel confident in every situation.
“Eye contact is really important in projecting confidence, even if you don’t always feel it. Like most, I don’t feel confident in every situation, but a few coats of Estee Lauder’s mascara help me to look like I do!” – Jade Mainprize, Assistant Cosmetics Buyer at Fenwick
Luxury perfumer Miller Harris has found the perfect way to start the day. Their Tea Tonique Body Wash is as uplifting as is it invigorating with the energising fragrance of smoked tea and naturally floral aromatic notes. When used in the morning, this body wash will give you a bright outlook for the day ahead.
Let your inner confidence shine through with Benefit’s Watts Up Highlighter. With an easy cream-to-powder application, it gives you a subtle champagne-hued glow when applied to cheekbones, brow and the highest points of the face.
Packed with peach milk, shea, candlenut oil and orange blossom, Clarins’ Moisture-Rich Body Lotion restores the skin’s softness and firmness by hydrating it from within. It’s the perfect antidote to dry and rough skin, while helping to restore the skin’s natural youthfulness and radiance.
“Clarins Moisture Rich Body Lotion makes me feel confident because it hydrates my skin, making it appear younger and more radiant. Plus, it’s smells divine!” – Tiffany Froud, Beauty Sales Manager at Bentalls Kingston
A sense of confidence goes hand-in-hand with a sense of calm, and this Neom Tranquillity travel candle helps to create a sense of serenity on-the-go. With gentle English lavender, sweet basil, fragrant jasmine and 16 other relaxing essential oils, this beautiful scent helps you to wind down and sleep, ready to face the next day feeling recharged and revitalised.
Inner confidence gives you an infectious energy that everyone around you can see, and REN’s Atlantic Kelp and Magnesium Energising Lotion will help to lift your spirits in almost the same way. Packed with natural bio-actives such as Laminaria digitata, nourishing shea butter and uplifting sage, cypress, geranium and rosemary, it nourishes and hydrates the skin, leaving it supple and smooth.
World-renowned dermatologist Dr Lancer has been perfecting the complexions of celebrities for more than 30 years, and with his skincare range, you can bring his expertise home. Lancer The Method: Nourish is a lightweight moisturiser lauded for its hydrating and anti-ageing properties thanks to its formula of avocado and natural fruit oils and rare grape polyphenol.
Fragrance has a wonderful effect on our confidence, making us walk with our head held higher and with a spring in our step. Peau Santal by Miller Harris is one of those perfumes that makes you feel wonderful, opening with sizzling notes of bergamot and pink pepper before rolling into the sensual scents of violet, vanilla and sandalwood.
"Sleep, water and a spritz of my favourite perfume are my beauty essentials. I can't help but feel confident when I'm wearing a captivating fragrance like Miller Harris Peau Santal." - Anne-Lise Lefebvre, Beauty Marketing Manager at Fenwick