Star Beauty Buys
CLARINS EXTRA FIRMING DAY CREAM, Dhs404
Once you’re over 30 you need to introduce a firming face cream, and this is one of the best we’ve tried this year. Make sure you cover not only your face but also your décolletage and neck where loose skin reveals a woman’s age.
INFO: Available at Clarins boutiques and counters at various places including The Dubai Mall.
MILLER HARRIS CITRON HAND CREAM, 75ml, Dhs110
Made with beeswax and avocado oil, this aromatic cream is total therapy for dry hands, and it absorbs perfectly so hands aren’t left feeling greasy.
INFO: Available at Areej.
SEPHORA LONG-LASTING EYELINER, Dhs65
Try this fearless emerald green to make brown or green eyes really pop. With a slender, flexible tip you can get a precise fine line and the paraben-free formula is kind to eyes.
INFO: Available at Sephora.
SPA FIT MASSAGER AND TONING MASSAGE OIL, 150ml, Dhs36 and Dhs99
Dreading bikini season? If cellulite is the issue then try this amazing orange-infused oil – we’ve taken to administering nightly leg massages using this and the handheld massager that brings blood to skin’s surface nourishing the cells. After a few weeks your thighs will look healthier.
INFO: Available at The Body Shop in various locations including Dubai Marina Mall.
EAU DE PREP TOMMY GIRL, 50ml, Dhs220/100ml, Dhs285
Tommy Hilfiger fans can complete the preppy look with his new fragrance that features pear, pink peppercorn, green apple, white rose, violet leaf, hawthorn, sandalwood, patchouli and musk. “This scent is the decisive finishing touch to all of the looks I designed for women in my new collection,” says Tommy. Go Hilfiger!
INFO: Available at select beauty counters.
MAMA MIO BOOB TUBE, 100ml, Dhs220
Our mum-to-be stylist Kerrie is raving about this brand, from the stretch mark reduction oil to the fresh-as-a-daisy omega shower cream. But the one we most appreciate is the bust and neck firming cream. Works miracles.
INFO: Available in Destination Maternity, Blossom Mother and Child, and Polished Spa.