7th January 2016

Which Skincare Routine is for Me?

Which Skincare routine is for me?
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Now we’re back into the working routine and we’ve finished eating our weight in Christmas chocolate, it’s finally time to get to know which day of the week we’re on and ease ourselves back into the daily grind.  As tiring as that sounds, a little bit of regime is always good for the soul, especially when it comes to overdue beauty rituals.

Does the question ‘where do I start’ spring to mind? Believe me when I say you’re not alone and don’t be worried, a new routine isn’t so bad. There’s still time to get back on that beauty horse and make up for lost time! First stop: shop our simple and effective selection of complete regimes to cleanse, condition and balance your skin, ready to put your best face forward this 2016.

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Avene Sensitive Skin Gift Set

I Have Sensitive Skin

Avene Sensitive Skin Gift Set

Why do you need it? Enriched with Avene’s famous Thermal Spring Water, this restorative range is well known for its super speedy healing powers. Formulated with the 3 step mantra of comforting, balancing and cleansing, this hypoallergenic and non-comedogenic routine is the perfect for those who are prone to sensitivity whether that is atopic dermatitis, psoriasis or easily reactive skin types without the sting.

Steps include: Cleanse, Tone and Moisturise

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La Roche-Posay Effaclar 3-Step Anti-Blemish System

I Have Blemish Prone Skin/Acne

La Roche-Posay Effaclar 3-Step Anti-Blemish System

Speaking from experience, this kit was an absolute game changer for me throughout my adult acne battle. Suitable for even the most sensitive of skins, the combination of salicylic acid and niacinamide are a dream for anyone that’s conscious of their complexion as they work together to resurface your skin whilst diminishing the pigmentation marks that acne can cause. With noticed results within a speedy 24 hours, this six week supply will change a blemish-prone complexion forever.

Steps include: Cleanse, Tone and Moisturise

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Caudalie Winter Moisture Essential Gift Set

I Have Dehydrated/ Dry skin

Caudalie Winter Skin Essentials

Winter can make our skin extra thirsty, so quench its gasping need for moisture with the Caudalie Winter Skin Essentials routine. Equipped withthe  Micellar Cleansing Water, Vinosource Moisturising Sorbet and an Intensive Lip Conditioner, this hydrating trio works in tangent to restore and replenish lost lipids in the skin to reveal the soft, bouncy texture you’ve been dreaming of.  Rich in organic grape water, the full range envelops your skin in antioxidant protection as well as a nourishing veil of essential nutrients.

Steps include: Cleanse, Moisturise and a Lip Conditioner.

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Darphin Stimulskin Plus Multi-Corrective Divine Cream 50ml Gift Set

I Have Mature Skin

Darphin Stimulskin Plus Multi-Corrective Divine Cream 50ml Gift Set

Lauded as the pinnacle of the Darphin skincare collection, the luxurious Stimulskin routine is famed for its firming and uplifting results. Enriched with lavish Sea Emerald to redefine contours and smooth the appearance and texture of your skin, we can assure you that your morning routine will become a moment of sheer luxury with this sumptuous and effective routine.

Steps include: Pre Moisturiser Serum, Moisturise and Night Treatment.

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Ole Henriksen Three Little Wonders Gift Set

I Have Dull Skin

Ole Henriksen Three Little Wonders

Sallow skin can be a real nightmare, but fear not! Ole Henriksen have put together a failsafe routine to brighten and add radiance to a lack-lustre complexion within 7 days. Based on the theory of using fruit acids (completely pain free) to dissolve away the bonds of dead skin cells, each step takes your skin on an illuminating journey of pure revitalization without any irritation.

Steps include: Pre Moisturiser Serum, Moisturise and Night Treatment.

 

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3 Steps To Beautiful Skin

Now you’ve found your perfect routine, here are some tips to help you stick to your new found beauty regime:

  1. Banish the morning snooze button (or commit to just one alarm pause a day!). Those extra ten minutes will benefit your whole day by giving your body a revitalizing wake up call, plus your skin will look and feel great all throughout the day
  2. Think what you want to attract. If clear, revitalised skin is what you want, commit to it! The results are worth it.
  3. Pop an alarm on for an hour before you usually head off to sleep, this way you’ll never forget to remove your makeup each evening.Breaker Tiny

So there you have it, you’ll be a regimental skin connoisseur in no time! Don’t forget our team of beauty experts are always on hand to answer your queries and concerns. Pop us a tweet if you have any questions!

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  • I am waiting patiently for the day I find the perfect line for “I have ageing skin with fine lines and a couple of deep ones, that is prone to dehydration, hormonal acne and bumps under the skin”

    • Hey Charlie,
      You’re going to love the latest launch from our friends over at Avene! The TriAcneal Expert works to smooth and refine fine lines whilst also hydrating your skin with the Avene Thermale Spring Water. In addition, the Diolenyl patent removes bacteria buildup whilst unblocking pores to reveal, a clearer and more firmer complexion – Volia! http://escentu.al/1Go0HGq – Chelsey

    • Diane Naylor

      Have you tried NIOD or Hylamide!

      • escentual

        NIOD is amazing (available at escentual.com/niod). We’re currently obsessed with the Low Viscosity Cleansing Ester and the Multi-Molecular Hyaluronic Complex – we agree that this could be a great fit for you Charlie!

        • Thanks very much both, will check both of these out.

    • escentual

      Hey Charlie,
      You’re going to love the latest launch from our friends over at Avene! The TriAcneal Expert works to smooth and refine fine lines whilst also hydrating your skin with the Avene Thermale Spring Water. In addition, the Diolenyl patent removes bacteria build-up whilst unblocking pores to reveal, a clearer and more firmer complexion – Volia! http://escentu.al/1Go0HGq – Chelsey

      • I’ll go and check it out, thank you! Might be just what my poor skin is begging for! Thank you!