Summer holiday time is fast approaching (unless you have already jetted off – you lucky thing!) and so the beauty counters are packed with lotions and potions to help get our tired bods ready for the beach or pool.
Fake it with a quick application of colour (at a fabulous price). Instant Bronze Wash Off Tan Face & Body, £6 Marks and Spencer
Add a sexy subtle shimmer to enhance your tan. Shimmer Bronzing Oil, £7.50 Marks and Spencer
Soften skin with this amazing body conditioner and take a trip to Africa in your bathroom. £19.95 for 245g, Lush
Try this alternative to shaving foam for super smooth legs. £5.75 for 100g, Lush
The epitome of a fresh summer scent – in a limited edition size. Clinique Happy In Bloom Perfume Spray, £26.50 for 30ml
Another brilliant (and safe) way to tan, Lavera’s self tanning lotion is all natural and includes ingredients derived from sugar and rapeseed oil, organic sunflower oil, aloe vera and macademia nut oil. £13.50, www.lavera.com
If you are venturing out in the sun, only the best protection will do – the Lavera Sun Spray SPF 20 is mineral-based and water-resistant and so easy to apply. £11.95 for 125ml www.lavera.com
Skip the heavy make-up in the heat and stick to this new wonder product for a slick sweep of eyeliner. £18.50 Benefit
If your honeymoon destination is long haul, why not give this new supplement a try. Wild Nutrition’s Wild Traveller contains ingredient NADH (approved by NASA) for reducing symptoms of jet lag as well as micro-nutrients to help reduce general tiredness and energy depletion caused by long-haul travel. £28 for a month’s supply, available at Space NK and www.wildnutrition.com
Take care of sun-drenched skin by using this luxe and sweet-smelling body cream from Elemis, £24 for 200ml, available in August from www.timetospa.co.uk – launching exclusively on QVC on 13th July in a collection containing £175 worth of Elemis products for under £55 – something to look out for for Elemis fans!
Tame those tresses with this exciting new product from the experts – Frizz Ease. The new Nourishing Oil Elixir can be used on wet or dry hair and will leave it silky smooth and soft, using Argan Oil for extra hydration. £9.99, available at Boots