You want: To enhance skin radiance

Use: Estee Lauder Re-nutriv Ultimate Lift Floralixir Dew Regenerating Water, $180.

Why: Has refined 24K gold and South Sea pearl extract to make skin look more radiant after just one use. It also has skin-calming ingredients like scutelleria root and red algae to reduce redness and inflammation.

You want: To help skin retain moisture

Use: Fresh Rose Deep Hydration Facial Toner, $69.

Why: The alcohol-free formula has rose fruit extract that is said to replenish moisture and stimulate collagen production so your skin becomes plumper and softer.

You want: To prevent premature ageing

Use: Philosophy Time in a Bottle 100% In-control Resist Renew Repair Lotion, $49.

Why: Keep free radicals at bay with this skin-prep lotion whose antioxidant complex promises suppler skin and less visible fine lines.

You want: Less oily skin, barely-visible pores, refined skin texture

Use: Sisley Purifying Rebalancing Lotion with Tropical Resins, $110.

Why: This gently exfoliates and regulates sebum production with salicylic acid and java tea extract. At the same time, it soothes and hydrates skin.


This story was originally published in the April 2017 issue of Her World magazine.