skin SOS from the skin health experts

First (thing) Aid

Do you still need an extra boost after your morning coffee to get a little more pep in your step? Awaken your senses with some refreshing, skin-boosting products from Dermalogica to ensure you start your day feeling energised!

While the coffee is brewing, revive tired skin with the Dermal Clay Cleanser Massage the product with damp fingers on to a dampened face and throat, concentrating on areas of congestion then rinse with warm water.

Why? Dermal Clay Cleanser contains refreshing Menthol to revitalise skin and purifying Bentonite and Kaolin Clays to ensure skin is squeaky clean.

Before you head out the door, brighten up your eye area with a slick of Total Eye Care SPF15

Why? This multitasking tube of magic contains skin-smoothing Alpha-Hydroxy Acids to help conceal dark circles, and reduce the appearance of puffiness and fine lines. Optical light diffusers and a ‘hint of tint’ help diminish dark circles while a chemical-free sunscreen helps to shield against sun damage.

 

Post Lunchtime Low

Does the post lunch slump sound famillar? There are a few products which should be kept at arm’s reach in the desk draw for those moments when you need a quick surge of oomph.

Reach for the Medibac Skin Clearing Wipes to keep skin clean and fresh throughout the day. Apply over face, back or other oily areas as a hygienic touch-up.

Why? The take-anywhere wipes contain Salicylic Acid to quickly remove excess oils to ensure skin stays clean and feels renewed; also ideal for travel, gym and outdoor enthusiasts.

Get another afternoon pick-me-up from a refreshing spritz of the Multi Active Toner

Why? This ultra-light toner contains Arnica and Cucumber extracts to reinvigorate and smooth the skin. Spritz over the face and throat with closed eyes throughout the day and pack in your hand luggage to keep skin hydrated in-flight.

 

Rescue Remedies to Beat the Daily Grind

After a long day, relax, unwind and take a few minutes for yourself. Run a nice hot bath and add 4 to 8 pumps of the Stress Relief Treatment Oil for an aromatherapy sensation.

Why? An aromatic body treatment oil, ideal for massage, bath therapy and deluxe skin conditioning. This soothing, multifunctional blend combines essential oils of Sandalwood, Lavender, Orange and Clary Sage. Naturally-purifying extracts of Tea Tree, Lemon, and Ylang-Ylang help to counteract the negative mental effects of stress for the ultimate in relaxation.

While the bath is running, apply the Skin Hydrating Masque to a clean face and throat and leave for 10 minutes, then rinse with tepid water or remove with The Sponge Cloth.

Why? A refreshing, intensely-moisturising masque packed with calming botanicals and antioxidant vitamins to restore critical moisture to dry, stressed skin. Unique cross-linked Hyaluronic Acid traps moisture to deliver time released hydration for lasting suppleness.