Looking in the mirror these past few weeks, we’ve been feeling a little underwhelmed (to say the least) with our faces. Where has the glow gone? Yep, we feel your pain. Whether yours is down to too much coffee, blaring central heating, this monsoon-like weather or staying up late to meet deadlines (we tick every box), then the time has come to wage the war on your glow. Let’s face it- our skin has SAD and it’s doing us no favours. Well fear not ladies, as we’ve pulled together our top 10 edit of the best glow-giving products out there guaranteed to put some life back in your skin. Give your skin some zing!
Brighten Up With The Top 10 Glow-Giving Skincare Products
GALLERY>> THE TOP 10 GLOW-GIVING PRODUCTS
REN Hot Cloth Cleanser, £16
This season’s go-to [a target="_blank" href="http://www.renskincare.com/p/3788/Hot+Cloth+Cleanser">cleanser[/a] for sensitive skin- with extracts of rose to soothe and vitamin P to decongest, this hot cloth cleanser will give your skin a new lease of life just in time for spring.
By Terry Cellularose Brightening Serum, £75
The ultimate investment for lacklustre (aka sleep deprived) skin- this clever [a target="_blank" href="http://uk.spacenk.com/cellularose-brightening-serum/MUK200009846.html">serum[/a] will restore radiance to your skin and it smells delicious too. It’s a win-win situation.
Charlotte Tilbury Wonder Glow, £38.50
Yet another amazing [a target="_blank" href="http://www.charlottetilbury.com/wonderglow.html">product[/a] from makeup maestro Tilbury. Our top tip? Apply a thin layer on moisturised skin before foundation and prepare for a seriously wicked glow!
Bobbi Brown Extra Bright Advanced Moisture Cream, £62.50
Jam-packed with Bobbi Brown’s clever SuperCitrus complex, this moisturising yet lightweight [a target="_blank" href="http://www.johnlewis.com/bobbi-brown-extra-bright-advanced-moisture-cream-50ml/p1127246?kpid=233003574&s_kenid=7f621d49-2d22-1389-7b29-000035afb3a6&s_kwcid=106x56570&tmad=c&tmcampid=73">cream[/a] works hard to reduce dark spots, discolouration and unevenness over time and will leave skin fresh, healthy and glowing after only one use.
Garnier Miracle Skin BB Cream, £12.99
One of the best [a target="_blank" href="http://www.boots.com/en/Garnier-Miracle-Skin-Perfector-Daily-All-In-One-B-B-Blemish-Balm-Cream-Medium-50ml_1230524/">BB creams[/a] we’ve tried for a while, this nifty multi-tasking hero will blur imperfections and fine lines whilst giving your skin a gorgeously sheer glow.
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush, £28
A total Grazia fave- one sweep of this and you’ll never go back to your old [a target="_blank" href="http://uk.spacenk.com/ambient-lighting-blush/MUK200012034.html">blusher[/a]- trust! It’s all down to the Photoluminescent technology which delivers cheeks with an otherworldly flush. You have been warned…
Elizabeth Arden Flawless Finish Correcting and Highlighting Perfector, £23
We fell head over heels for this instant [a target="_blank" href="/weblogEntries/Elizabeth%20Arden%20Flawless%20Finish%20Correcting%20and%20Highlighting%20Perfector">highlighting pen[/a] the minute it landed on our desk. A real instant pick-me-up to disguise any sign of fatigue.
Dr Andrew Weil for Origins Dark Circle Minimizer, £32
This little[a target="_blank" href="http://www.origins.co.uk/product/8670/29358/Skincare/Range/Dr-Weil-Mega-Bright/Dr-Andrew-Weil-for-Origins/Mega-Bright-Dark-Circle-Minimizer/index.tmpl"> wonder pot[/a] will work hard to tackle dark shadows for a fresh, lifted look. We love!
Kiko Colour Correction Powder, £12.90
Suffer from red, uneven skin? This is the [a target="_blank" href="http://www.kikocosmetics.co.uk/make-up/face/powders/Colour-Correction-Powder/p-KM0010800600100">one for you[/a]- apply post foundation as a final touch and get ready for your smoothest, most radiant complexion to date. Your skin will thank us later…
Seventeen Skin Wow Highlighter, £5.99
A total bargain, this [a target="_blank" href="http://www.boots.com/en/SEVENTEEN-Skin-Wow-Primer_1377987/">clever highlighter[/a] really does tick all the boxes. For the ultimate desk-to-dancefloor look, try applying a walnut-sized amount over your make-up (cheekbones, bridge of the nose and temples) to restore a fresh glow.