Look your best by adding our pick of
products to your essential beauty arsenal.
They are sure to make you more
stunning in the New Year.
BY ANKITA A TALWAR
ou vow to eat healthy, watch
your weight, get rid of flabby
in the coming year,
but tend to ignore your skin
and hair routine. Do home-
made scrubs and smelly packs turn you
off? Here’s your saviour— a beauty bible
of 12 easily available, over-the-counter
beauty products that must be a part of
your cosmetic basics. Check them out
and tweak your vanity case.
N E C K S T R E T C H Your neck
is the first to show signs of ageing.
Pamper it with the Warm Neck &
Shoulder Massage Balm by Forest
Essentials. Packed with sunflower oil,
organic beeswax, nutmeg powder etc., it
moisturizes, whilst relieving stress, and
keeping wrinkles at bay. ? 695/100 gm.
Pollution and dirt make
wipes an essential in your
bag. Tea-Tree Cleansing
Wipes by The Body Shop,
deep cleanse and unclog
pores. Feeling lazy to wash
your face? Freshen up with
these wipes. ^390/25 wipes.
F E A T H E R W E IG H T S P F
Protect your skin from premature
ageing and spots with a sunscreen, but
switch the greasy regulars with one
of the new lighter-than-air variations.
Tiy Kiehl’s Ultra Light Daily UV
Defense cream with an SPF 50. An ultra
lightweight sunscreen, it provides UVA
and UVB protection with added
Vitamin E. ^1,900/30 ml.
SQ U E A K Y C L E A N
Use a body brush to banish
cellulite. The Oval Bath Brush
from Faces, comes with a
detachable handle and natural
fibre bristles that easily slough
and smoothen. Remove the
handle to get a hand scrub. ^249.
A N T I-A G E IN G
A R SE N A L Swap heavy
creams for a light serum. Olay
Regenerist Regenerating Serum
delays fine lines, wrinkles,
and ageing with vitamins and
antioxidants that nourish for
firmer, more younger-looking
skin. ^1,299/ 50 ml.