OK, so at the time of writing this feature it’s actually really cold, a bit grey and with a chance of rain. But we are confident that by the time you’re reading it, it’s warm, sunny and with a hint of sitting outside in the rays!
Our poor bodies are tucked away for the cold winter months, accumulating scaly skin, (very likely) hairy legs, dry patches, pale patches and hooves that a horse would be ashamed of. Then boom! The sun comes out and suddenly it’s time to get that shizzle out. Feeling confident? No, us neither. But help is at hand…
Zelens BODY DEFENCE Sunscreen Broad Spectrum SPF 30 Silky Oil 125ml
Superior micro-encapsulation technology provides broad-spectrum UVA/UVB protection (SPF 30). Enriched with powerful antioxidants, this advanced sun-defying formula reduces free radical formation and helps prevent sun damage, replenishes moisture, reinforces the skin’s natural barrier and combats signs of premature skin ageing.
ORGANii SPF15 Anti-ageing Facial Sun Cream 50ml
Whether you’re spending the day at the beach or simply enjoying a brisk walk to work, you can stay safe in the knowledge that your skin is protected from harmful UVA and UVB rays. Not only does this protect your skin, but it is packed full of nourishing anti-ageing and essential fatty acids to plump the skin and to repair the skin cells. Win.
ESPA Gradual Tan Face Serum 15ml
Gone is the traditional self-tan scent. This is an uplifting citrus-floral scent of neroli, sweet orange and rose essential oils. Simply blend with your existing serum or moisturiser and enjoy an instant radiance boost, before a richer, deeper tan develops over 2-3 hours.
Crabtree & Evelyn Caribbean Island Wild Flowers Body Polish 175g
This foaming body polish deep cleanses, exfoliates and moisturises leaving the skin smooth to the touch with a radiant glow. Soothing aloe vera is blended with grapefruit peel powder and avocado stone granules to exfoliate the skin whilst glycerine and soybean oil moisturise.
M&S Autograph Gel Effect Nail Colour in Tomato
Nothing gives your fingers or toes a summery twinkle more than a dash of bright red. We love this one from Marks, and it’s a bargain at this price.
Lush D’Fluff strawberry shaving soap 70g
Whisked up shaving soap with fresh strawberries and cocoa butter that creates a gorgeous bit of fluff that leaves you silky smooth. This marshmallowy treat contains coconut oil, golden syrup, and egg whites to create a light texture that makes de-fluffing a dream. Time to de-fuzz.
Scholl Velvet Smooth Diamond Pedi Electronic Foot File
We’ve always thought these look a bit savage but this really works. For super smooth heels and toes, whip it out and get those feet sandal-ready. From Argos.
Westlab Epsom Salt Body Scrub REVIVE
No microbeads, a perfect body scrub that is good for the oceans as well as your skin. Pure Epsom Salt blended with reviving essential Oils with Rose, May Chang and Lime In a base of skin softening Apricot Oil and Vitamin E.