Get your summer skincare routine sorted
In the rush to sculpt a summer body it’s easy to neglect the other bits of your body. Sure, you’ll want to whip your top off when you hit the beach – but you’ll have your face on display all day. So give it the attention it deserves with these fine new skin care products.
First up is Kiehl’s impressive new Age Defender exfoliating cleanser (£22 for 150ml), which aims to do the admirable job of helping you hold on to your youthful looks. You can either use it as a face wash and let the Moroccan lava clay and phytic acid remove everyday dirt, or you can be more adventurous and use it as a masque for a deeper exfoliation. Just apply it and leave it on for five minutes. You don’t have to go full face – you can just use it on blackhead blackspots, such as your nose.
After you’ve washed your face, moisturise with Clinique For Men Maximum Hydrator (£34 for 48ml). The water-binding formula has been specially created to maximise hydration and minimise the ageing effects of oxidative damage.
And one final tip: to get a head start on your tan, simply apply three drops of Clarins Men Tanning Booster (£20 for 15ml) to your moisturiser and you’ll give yourself a healthy glow. Now, about those abs…