Themed Thursday – The cat who got the cream

Sometimes plain and simple will do, but occasionally it’s nice to be the cream of the crop. Add some creamy products to your beauty routine and let the indulgent feelings begin!

Give your skin a treat, with Trilogy Vital Moisturising Cream. This versatile performance moisturiser and best-seller is suitable for all skin types. Non-greasy and quickly absorbing, it provides immediate nourishment and hydration while helping to smooth the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Apply to cleansed face, neck and décolletage and use morning and/or night as required. It provides the perfect base for smooth make-up application.VitalCream_Trilogy

YestoCarrots_HandCreamTo give hard-working hands a boost, try Yes to Carrots Moisturising Hand Cream. Formulated specially for dry skin and the tough winter months, this has Allantoin and Soybeans for intensive moisture and protection for extra dry skin, and Primrose Oil for putting an end to that pesky dryness.

Wee ones, and big folk with delicate skin, will like Weleda Baby Derma Face Cream. With carefully selected natural ingredients, this soothing face cream provides intensive care, moisturises and relieves itching. The precious extracts of organic White Mallow and pansy soothe skin prone to irritation, while organic coconut oil and organic sesame oil provide intensive care. This is also suitable for sensitive adult skin, and for vegetarians.WeledaBaby_FaceCream

And boys, there’s something for you amidst all this luxury! NIVEA MEN Originals Intensive Moisturising Cream is a dermatologically approved, skin compatible formula with aloe vera, Vitamin E and active moisturisers that nourishes and strengthens dry skin.NiveaMen_InteMoCr

It immediately alleviates dry and tight skin, provides intense long-lasting moisture and soothes the skin, leaving it looking healthy and nourished, and feeling comfortable and smooth, and not greasy.


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Shout, don’t whisper

For those who want to enjoy a peaceful hump day, look in the direction of Ghost Whisper Rain Eau de Toilette, a gentle scent that’s sure to relax and refresh you.

Ghost_WhisperRainEDTThis is a floral fragrance, with top notes of bergamot, clementine and neroli, middle notes of magnolia, freesia and orris root, and a base that features heliotrope and musk. These combine to create a crisp, white floral fragrance that is delicate, but not powdery. Rather, it’s fresh and clean.

It’s a limited edition that is a light, bright and clean floral; it is easy to wear, unforgettable and original.

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A cloak of invisibility

To wrap yourself in a whisper of scent; a gentle sweetness caught on the breeze, you should invest a few pennies in a bottle of Ghost Girl Eau de Toilette, the latest fragrance from the brand know for its delicate, feminine scents.

GhostGirlEDTFresh pomegranate, crunchy pear and orange blossom are boldly undercut with cedarwood and musky amber to create a scent that’s born of contradictions and bursting with attitude.

This is a perfume that inspires you to be fearless and fun-loving – to express yourself, your way. So get it now, and dare to be you.

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Look your best

For ladies who wish to look youthful, and for whom age is only a number, may I recommend Clarins Super Restorative Decollete and Neck Cream.

Designed to be anti-wrinkle and anti-age spot, this non-oily product, which has a comfortable texture, reduces the visible signs of ageing thanks to the replenishing and restructuring properties of its high-performing plant extracts.

Clarins_NeckandSmoothIt evens and enhances the skin’s texture while ensuring all the femininity and elegance of the décolleté and neck after age 50.

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Boys’ night

Boys need to moisturise. There, I’ve said it!

If they fancy soft(er) skin, but in a macho way, get them to try Jack Black Double Duty Face Moisturiser SPF20.

JaBl_FaceMoistLThis is both a daily sunscreen and an advanced facial treatment. A sheer, lightweight moisturiser, it’s ideal for daily use, visibly improves the appearance of skin and provides lasting hydration without oiliness. Also UVA and UVB protection plus antioxidants help shield skin from premature aging due to the sun.

The emollient formula visibly improves skin’s overall appearance and provides lasting hydration without oiliness or heaviness.

  • Blue Algae Extract and Sea Parsley reduce redness
  • Seamollient, an algae extract, leaves skin smooth and hydrated
  • Parsol provides UVA protection and Octinoxate absorbs UVB.

Job done.

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A bunch of flowers

You can be petal-scented this weekend, and beyond, thanks to FlowerByKenzo L’Elixir Eau de Parfum.

Kenzo_FlowerEDPA precious flower, with invaluable vitality. Its bloom conceals a vibrant sensuality, revealing the essence of women, their most captivating facet.

This fragrance celebrates this femininity with a gourmand floral fragrance. The juicy raspberry note and Bulgarian rose essence compose a deliciously chic alchemy, while the bourbon vanilla and praline distil a sensual addiction.

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Fast Friday – Don’t get jaded

Make the day sensuous, elegant and sophisticated … even if the night ends in drunken debauchery! Invest in a bottle of Bvlgari Omnia Green Jade Eau de Toilette, and spritz liberally.

Bul_OmJaThe scent reflects the radiance of a spring morning, as it opens with vivacious, spontaneous sensuality, a vital breath of air that includes notes of green mandarin and spring water. Its heart notes combine the freshness of white peony, with the fruity accents of pear blossom and the white purity of jasmine. The soft, radiant final notes of the fragrance mix and exalt the tempting freshness of pistachio with the boisée notes of white woods and musk, and it celebrates the euphoria of an instant, a timid glance or the grace of a movement.

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