Our skin can be just as temperamental as the British weather - and catering for its demands can be exhausting, time-consuming and expensive - especially with so many ‘miracle products’ to choose from.
Your skin is as unique as you are, so the one-size-fits-all concept just doesn’t cut it any more. We’re opting for more bespoke skincare solutions to banish our individual skin demons. From problem skin to anti-ageing, we’ve got you covered with our top 5 products to help you tailor your skincare routine – your way.
For all you DIYers:
1. Sepai ‘Tune It’ Products – £120/£130, exclusive to Selfridges.
This line comes with a range of base creams or serums to mix with a selection of syringe extracts that best adapt to your daily requirements. Simply empty the contents of each syringe into your chosen cream or serum. Shake to infuse, and apply for a truly bespoke experience. Made for both face and body.
2. Absolution Mix & Match – from £51, available at Content Wellbeing Beauty.
This simple but effective range is expert at coping with how your skin looks and feels on any particular day. The moisturiser includes a built-in pump that dispenses the correct dose onto its plate lid, providing the perfect palette to mix in one of the speciality serums – creating the perfect cream for whatever mood your skin is in. Choose your solution dependant on your skin’s current condition, mix on top of the dispenser and apply. Easy.
But, If you’re not sure where to start:
3. The Organic Pharmacy Bespoke Face Cream – £195, exclusive at Selfridges.
Leave it to the experts and pop in to Selfridges for your personal consultation and choose from either a gel or cream base already infused with powerful ingredients such as hyaluronic acid and pomegranate. Customise your cream based on your consultation, which means you can choose from complexes for blemishes, pigmentation and wrinkles all in one pot. You not only leave with your customised cream, but lifestyle advice on any other factors for anti-ageing, directly from the professionals.
4. Jennifer Young – from £12 (custom range).
Stretched for time? Cue Jennifer Young. With online consultations you can receive reputable and trustworthy advice directly from your desk. Each product is made by hand, exclusively for you, according to your skin’s needs. The range is also made with 100 percent natural ingredients, plant oils, essential oils and organic ingredients. Your choice at your convenience – what’s not to like?
5. Skin Bistro – Prices vary accordingly.
If off-the-shelf beauty products just don’t seem to cut it for you, set up a consultation at Skin Bistro. All the natural skincare products are handmade from scratch, using the highest quality of organic and fairtrade ingredients and can be specifically tailored to your needs.