by Lucinda Jenkins
Gone are the days where you have to endure cracked lips, snow burnt faces and helmet hair. We’ve brought together the best beauty tips and products to give you that gorgeous glow you always wanted. Speeding down the slopes or sitting by the fire? Same thing!
MOISTURISE, MOISTURISE, MOISTURISE!
Extreme weather sucks your skin dry of all its moisture so give yourself a coat of armor!
Start with Guerlain’s Super Aqua-Serum Light, which will give you 30 hours of intense hydration. Super Aqua-Serum Light, £79 .
Shield your skin from the sun and harsh light bouncing off the snow. Eight Hour® Cream Sun Defense for Face SPF 50 Sunscreen £21.
Shiseido’s Rich SPF 25 Eye Cream (£31), minimises the appearance of wrinkles and enhances skin’s radiance while providing protection against UVA/UVB rays .
For an extra touch of moisture, carry Chanel’s Hydra Beauty Essence Mist spray (£46), to spritz up your face if you are feeling a bit dry after the lift.
Guerlain’s Super Aqua-Serum Light
Eight Hour® Cream Sun Defense
Shiseido’s Rich SPF 25 Eye Cream
Chanel’s Hydra Beauty Essence Mist
LOOK LIKE THE MODELS
Even though you are bundled up like a bunny, it's still time to SHINE!
Bobbi Brown’s SPF 50 Protective Face Base Primer (£33) will not only to protect your face but give you that finishing glow.
We love Yves Saint Laurent’s All Hours Liquid Foundation with SPF 20 (£35), which gives you that long lasting wear necessary for the alpine experience.
We found that an easy eye shadow stick - Laura Mercier’s Eye Shadow Caviar Stick (£23), gives a flawless look.
Try this light weight waterproof Dolce and Gabbanna Passion Eyes Mascara (£28) for the perfect curl.
Lancome’s Sourcil’s Brow Styler (£18.50) lasts up to 14hrs and will give you a clean finished brow underneath those goggles.
Right: Bobbi Brown’s SPF 50 Protective Face Base Primer
Yves Saint Laurent All Hours Foundation
Laura Mercier’s Eye Shadow Caviar Stick
Dolce and Gabbanna Passion Eyes Mascara
Lancome’s Sourcil’s Brow Styler
Estee Lauder's Pure Colour Envy Lip Balm
Shiseido’s SPF 30 Lip Balm
Once cracked it's hard to go back! Don’t go there…..
For apres ski repair, this Moisturising Pure Colour Envy Lip Balm (£28.50) is perfect for the snow glow look! It will continually moisturise with a touch of revitalising colour.
Carry Shiseido’s SPF 30 highly nourishing sunscreen lip balm (£25) that defends against powerful UVA/UVB rays while ensuring optimal moisture balance. Glides on smoothly to give lips softness and luminosity without stickiness or a heavy feel.
Skin specialists will tell you, what you feed your skin at night is more important than day. At night is when your skin goes into overdrive and replenishes. All you need to do is pop on the below and nod off to sleep!
Eve Lom Intense Hydration Syrum is clinically proven to boost hydration levels in the skin by 80% (£75). Allow to sink in and work its magic before putting on your main night cream.
La Prairie’s Swiss Moisture Cellular Radiance Night Cream (£494) will smooth, tighten, repair and hydrate your skin while you sleep. Don’t forget to massage onto your neck as well as your face.
This intense Eye Balm by La Mer (£155) deeply conditions your eyes while contributing to the appearance reducing puffiness, dark circles and fine lines.
Right: Eve Lom Intense Hydration Syrum
La Prairie’s Swiss Moisture Cellular Radiance Night Cream
Eye Balm by La Mer
SMELLING SWEET ON THE SLOPES
All girls love a bit of intimacy especially when it comes packaged up in a fragrance! Feminine, soft and floral, Dahilia Divin (£59.50) will give you that sensual blooming scent while you cut through the powder.