While you can’t rely on British sunshine you can rely on some trusty products that will ensure that you have the radiant glow of a Mediterranean vacation regardless of the weather. We have brought together our favourite summer essentials to help you achieve top-to-toe holiday skin in an instant. They come in travel sizes along with the perfect summer tote making this kit the ideal travel companion to pop in your carry on. Here’s how we’ll be using Glow For It to achieve a summer bronze both at home and abroad:
Whether you want smooth, radiant skin to pair with your summer dress/shorts or whether you’re prepping skin for some faux bronzing you should start with a gentle exfoliation. This will buff away dead, dull skin cells to reveal healthy skin cells and a silky smooth appearance. Kick off your routine with It’s A Wonderful Life, a zesty shower scrub that will help brighten your morning or revive you when you’re feeling weary. It provides an invigorating body cleansing with added melting jojoba beads and walnut shell to buff and polish your skin leaving it refreshingly fragrant, gorgeously radiant and silky smooth.
Tip: If you plan on fake tanning apply It’s A Wonderful Life in the shower using an exfoliating glove to create a smooth base for your tanning products to stick to.
After your shower add a touch of summer to your skin with Goldentini, an omega rich body oil that nourishes skin as well as giving it a lustrous summery sheen. It is packed with special photo-reflecting agents that bring your skin back to life with a healthy radiance. It can be used to enhance an existing tan, to brighten skin that doesn’t have a tan or to add a touch of glamour for a special day or night out.
For those looking for sunshine in a bottle, add Lovely Day to your routine to achieve beautifully bronzed skin. It provides a quick and natural glow for those days that you need a golden tan instantly. With its sheer formula and unique layering ability you can obtain your desired colour level with ease- a tint or a tan. Its luscious gel-like texture glides over this skin and is enriched with anti-ageing Vitamin E and pro-Vitamin B5 to leave skin healthy, bronzed and glowing!
Protect and Repair
While Goldentini and Lovely Day provide a sun-kissed tan you will still to protect your skin against UVA & UVB damage. Life Defence will give you one less thing to worry about while enjoying the sun. It is a feather-light moisturiser that contains a broad-spectrum SPF 25 to help protect against UVA & UVB damage, plus an antioxidant complex with rocket, vitamin E and hyaluronic acid. Whether you’re on holiday, al fresco dining or playing sport it will protect you against free radicals, city pollution, wind, air con and daily stress.
Highlight and Illuminate
To achieve glowing skin from the inside out, keep make-up to a minimal with a light foundation or tinted moisturiser followed by a touch of concealer and for a quick-finishing touch use Look On The Bright Side. This luscious liquid illuminator and highlighter contains a cocktail of talented, brightness boosting ingredients plus anti-ageing Vitamin B3, pomegranate, red clover, ginger and mint extract. It will leave your skin positively glowing, toned and illuminated.
This kit is a summer essential for those looking for intense hydration, smooth, soft and glowing skin. This collection is an ideal way to add radiance on holiday as the travel sized products can be taken in your hand luggage and you won’t have to worry about staying protected or about looking pasty by the pool. They even come with a colourful tote that is roomy enough to hold all your daily necessities making it the perfect summer accessory whether you are hitting the beach, pool or heading into town shopping.