Skin looking more ‘I haven’t slept in months’ than ‘glowing’, mamas? Read below on how to fix it with a few miracle products
Busy schedules, school-runs and endless errands – not to mention the sleepless nights – may leave mama’s skin looking less than perfect! We’ve got six products you need to invest into for that gotta have ‘itglow’.
If you want all the moisture without the shine, then this is the product for you! The volcanic mineral enriched balm has a water-based formula that dissolves right into the skin instantly hydrating it and giving you a smooth complexion with no signs of excess oils. Not only does the moisturizer give you that coveted supple glow but it also primes skin so it’s practically pore-less within seconds creating the perfect canvas to apply make-up on too.
Price: AED 220
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If you’re short for time in the mornings, the best thing to do is apply a sheet mask in the evening when you have some me-time and kids are all tucked in. This Oleva facial sheet mask has bio-cellulose technology which has anti-wrinkle benefits that help repair and sooth skin. Keep the multi-purpose mask on clean skin from anywhere between 20 to 30 minutes to get plump, hydrated and instantly younger looking skin.
Price: AED 61
This fast-absorbing face oil is infused with 24-karat gold and enriched with vitamins, anti-oxidants to nourish skin while also brightening and improving the skin’s overall texture leaving you with a natural glow and radiance instantly. All you need is a few drops into the palms of your hands and gently press it onto the skin. You can even mix it in with foundation to keep skin looking hydrated and glowy. We especially love that the product is free of parabens, sulfates and phthalates so it’s perfect for the most sensitive of skins.
Price: AED 265
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This primer is formulated with three unique Filtering Luminescent Pearls that creates a soft-focused glow to give your skin a radiant skin which comes through even with layers of make-up on. If you’re in a rush – we recommend using a pump full all over the face, concentrating on the high points of the face and then adding a touch of concealer over to only cover imperfections.
Price: AED 174
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This product has been hyped by the beauty-sphere globally and rightly so. Skincare meets make-up in this must-have. With five forms of coconut and Provitamin B5 – this highly pigmented luminizer doesn’t only give you a blinding highlight but also hydrates and nourishes skin. Use it on it’s own or mix it with your primer or foundation for a golden-peach hue that flatters just about any skin tone.
Price: AED 180
This lightweight mist is packed with vitamins and minerals. Infused with blend of green tea, chamomile and cucumber to gently soothe and refresh skin. Spritz all over the face for a soft glowy sheen on the go.
Price: AED 101