10 Beauty Essentials Every Mum Needs

May 17th, 2017

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Forget cards and flowers, what a woman really deserves is some pampering – especially on Mother’s Day. With 14 May (you’re welcome) right around the corner, there’s no better time to show mum some love by spoiling her with our curated list of luxury beauty treats.

1. Verso Skincare Super Facial Serum, $225
Thanks to an extra-strength dose of retinol 8 – a stabilised vitamin A complex and the brand’s signature ingredient – this light yet potent serum helps heal skin while strengthening it and reversing signs of aging.

2. Estelle & Thild Biodefense Antioxidant Day Cream, $71.00
Protect your skin against free radicals and environmental pollution with Estelle & Thild’s Biodefense Antioxidant Day Cream. It’s loaded with rich and active ingredients like organic berries to combat oxidative damage while providing soothing hydration

3. Herbivore Botanicals Blue Tansy – AHA + BHA Resurfacing Clarity Mask, $69
With both alpha and beta hydroxy acids, this exfoliating gel mask cleanses your skin while smoothing it out. Blue tansy oil also serves as an anti-inflammatory property to help soothe irritated skin.

4. Edible Beauty No. 2 Citrus Rhapsody Tonique, $39.00
Toner and mist in one, this baby contains a blend of fruits and herbs that are rich in antioxidants. Take it on the go for a refreshing midday pick-me-up to provide revitalising boost and instant radiance.

5. Murad Invisiblur Perfecting Shield SPF30 PA+++, $139
It’s a primer, a sunscreen and an anti-aging treatment, in short, the perfect multitasking product for busy mummies. Invisiblur Perfecting Shield blurs imperfections while creating an invisible barrier against UV rays, settling in a soft matte finish to make the perfect makeup canvas.

6. StriVectin Intensive Eye Concentrate For Wrinkles, $101
Pamper your peepers with this best-selling eye cream that targets fine lines and wrinkles. It even strengthens the skin around your eyes to alleviate the appearance of dark circles, making you appear bright-eyed and bushy-tailed.

7. Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Cushion, $80
With its high-coverage, you can just pat this foundation on your skin and head out the door. The long-lasting formula promises to stay on even in hot and humid weather while keeping your skin shine-free and ready for impromptu selfies with junior.

8. Shiseido White Lucent OnMakeup Spot Correcting Serum, $55.00
Erase away signs of fatigue and dark spots with this clicky-pen concealer. Not only is it great for use on the go, it also contains skincare ingredients that help to fade dark spots. Now you don’t have to feel too guilty about falling asleep with your makeup still on.

9. Tom Ford Lip Colour in Cherry Lush, $78
Is there anything that makes a woman feel more powerful than a killer red lip? (Answer: No) Lipsticks don’t get much better than Tom Ford’s luxurious beauties that contain rare and exotic ingredients to pamper your pout while you’re killing it day-to-day. With its magical ability to brighten skin and make teeth look whiter, Cherry Lush is the confidence inducing red you’ll need to have on hand.

10. Byredo La Tulipe Eau de Parfum, $191.00
Rare is a mother who doesn’t like tulips. This Mother’s Day, throw out the bouquet and gift her Byredo’s La Tulipe, a fresh floral scent that invokes the joy of a lovely spring day.

For more beauty buys, check out the Beauty News section of Parents World magazine.

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