The arrival of a new year provides you a great opportunity to formulate a plan of action one again with full spirit and determination to clear your skin and make it glowing and gorgeous, and the latest crop of products makes it all the more appealing. From a deep-cleansing and exfoliating mask for skin in need of a new-year detox, to a luscious cream to save your complexion from the cold – not neglecting the dark-circle saviour that is Estée Lauder’s new under-eye masks – shop now January’s awesome new skincare products below.
You possibly already know the advantages of greens in a healthy diet, but don’t forget to include them into your skincare regime too. The Skin Reviver No.91 from Bobbi Brown’s new Remedies range contains spinach, chlorella, kale, spinach and Brussels sprouts to soften, repair and give a boost to dull complexions. Apply to neat and clean skin before your winter moisturiser.
Bobbi Brown Remedies Skin Reviver No.91, £29.50. Available at www.boots.com.
Dermalogica’s Daily Microfoliant is one of the brand’s most liked and loved products, and now it also includes the Daily Superfoliant – a powerful powder exfoliator that contains alpha hydroxy acids, red algae and activated charcoal to help neutralize the effects of environmental aggressors on the skin.
Dermalogica Daily Superfoliant, £55. Available at www.dermalogica.co.uk.
A luscious, velvety cream best for skin in need of extra nourishment, Rodial’s Dragon’s Blood Hyaluronic Velvet Cream is flooded with vegetal squalene, hyaluronic acid and arnica for proper hydration.
Rodial Dragon’s Blood Hyaluronic Velvet Cream, £75. Available from late January at www.spacenk.com.
Exhausted eyes? Estée Lauder’s new Concentrated Recovery Eye Mask is combined with the brand’s powerful Advanced Night Repair technology, leaving the rejuvenated and brightened skin around the eyes. Best for when you need a very quick beauty pick-me-up.
Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair Concentrated Recovery Eye Mask, £10 for one set. Available at www.esteelauder.co.uk.
In producing its brand-new serum, Chanel conducted research into the world’s “Blue Zones” – the areas of the planet in which inhabitants live longer lives to a certain extent. Using ingredients (olives, green coffee and a spice called lentisk) found in the daily intake of people living in these Blue Zones, the serum is designed to soften wrinkles and make skin tone and texture better.
Chanel Blue Serum, £81. Available from January 13, call 020 7493 3836 for stockists.
Are you in need of a skin detox? Offer your complexion a new-year overhaul with Goldfaden MD’s Facial Detox Clarify + Clear Mask, which deep-cleans with sulphur, zinc oxide and camphor and works as a targeted treatment for marks, pimples and blemishes. It is a post-indulgence skin saviour.
Goldfaden MD Facial Detox Clarify + Clear Mask, £58. Available at www.spacenk.com.
Take care of your skin before sleep with Vichy Idealia Peeling, which utilizes a four per cent concentration of exfoliating powerhouse glycolic acid to softly rejuvenate and revitalise for long-term brightness. Apply before bed and wake up with a fresh glow.
Vichy Idealia Peeling, £30. Available from January 26 at www.boots.com.
Elizabeth Arden initiated its first Ceramide Capsules back in 1990, and is now adding gradually to the range with excellent Ceramide Capsules Daily Youth Restoring Serum. Thanks to the smart single-dose format each capsule supplies just the appropriate amount of serum for one application, and serves to restore the skin as well as strengthening its natural defences.
Elizabeth Arden Advanced Ceramide Capsules Daily Youth Restoring Serum, £66. Available at www.elizabetharden.co.uk.
If you have oily skin, you should watch over the balance of hydration and sebum control, Susanne Kaufmann’s Line F range works miraculously for both, and the new Face Fluid is a wonderfully lightweight formula which penetrates right into the skin.
Susanne Kaufmann Face Fluid Line F, £52. Available from late January at www.libertylondon.com.
Very sensitive skin in need of a little TLC will use up Ren’s Evercalm Ultra Comforting Rescue Mask – a soothing formula which presents white mushroom to relax and arnica to pacify. A real-treat for worn-out complexions.
Ren Evercalm Ultra Comforting Rescue Mask, £28. Available at www.spacenk.com.
Stay gorgeous with young-looking skin by applying De Mamiel’s Dewy Facial Mist, a hydrating mixture of essential oils that feel great on the skin whilst offering shield against environmental aggressors.
De Mamiel Dewy Facial Mist, £47. Available at www.demamiel.com.
If wrinkles are your main concern, La Prairie is the solution then. The brand’s latest La Prairie Line Interception Power Duo is designed as a substitute to professional methods, treating all three types of wrinkles (those which are caused by gravity, expression and sun damage) through a day cream and night cream created to work in pair. Results are reported to be appeared in fourteen days and fourteen nights.
La Prairie Line Interception Power Duo, £244. Available from January 29 at www.laprairie.co.uk.