Plump up the volume this autumn with editor Sophie Ritchie’s favourite must-try beauty finds.
Tress treatment, glossy lipwear and skincare saviours – here’s how to combat the colder weather with these (not -so) secret beauty weapons
1 Estée Lauder’s Advanced Night Repair
The Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair overnight serum has been a cult favourite for eons thanks to its strong anti-ageing powers. The popular serum is launching with a brand new formula, said to boast even more powerful benefits for the skin.
The potent blend of peptides, plant-derived ingredients, anti-oxidants and hyaluronic acid works to firm the skin by boosting collagen, while also minimising the appearance of pores and providing a mega hit of hydration for a glowing complexion. Use it in your morning skincare routine for goddess skin within days. Two words – yes please.
2 Nereus London’s Australian Buddah Wood
shampoo & conditioner
Nereus London’s luxury beauty care range has been carefully designed to deliver a superior natural product experience while being environmental conscious, using only fully recyclable, non-plastic and biodegradable materials.
Formulations are paraben-free, sulphate-free, gluten-free and vegan at the same time, meaning they’re a true treat for your skin with no hidden chemicals. We love the Australian Buddah Wood shampoo & conditioner – try them for silky smooth tresses all winter long.
3 Absolute Collagen
Give your skin a boost with Absolute Collagen’s hydrolysed marine collagen supplements. Naturally nutritious and an excellent source of nutrients for the body, Absolute Collagen’s liquid sachets can used morning or night for a little beauty plumping.
Dealing with tired and dull-looking skin or limp, lifeless hair? This award-winning product contains 14 sachets of ready-mixed, hydrolysed marine collagen for women. Perfect for looking after yourself on the go, each 10ml serving is packed with protein and essential amino acids. This special formula is also infused with vitamin C, which works synergistically with marine collagen for optimum rejuvenation and tissue renewal.
£32.99 per box, absolutecollagen.com.
4 Spotlight Oral Care’s Teeth Whitening Strips
Looking to perfect a set of pearly whites? These award-winning teeth whitening strips are ideal for reducing stains and whitening teeth via the use of Hydrogen Peroxide. A two-week course, simply use for one hour everyday to achieve maximum results.
£39.95 via spotlightoralcare.com
5 Giorgio Armani’s Power Fabric Foundation
For a flawless and even finish, Giorgio Armani’s Power Fabric foundation is the perfect Cinderella fit. Designed to give you a beautifully smooth complexion with long-lasting coverage, it also incorporates SPF25 to help prevent everyday sun damage too.
£42.00 via Selfridges
6 Huda Beauty’s Power Bullet Matte Lipstick
Good things take time – and it took Huda Beauty two years to perfect this matte version of its iconic Power Bullet Lipstick. To master maximum pigmentation and comfort, each shade is created with its own custom formula and enriched with sweet almond oil, resulting in a glossy, easy finish. The chic ombre case is just the icing on the cake.
£22, via cultbeauty.co.uk
7 Lancome’s Advanced Génifique Youth Activating Serum Concentrate
Whilst an eternal fountain of youth might not be feasible, Lancôme’s Advanced Génifique Youth Activating Serum Concentrate is the next best thing. This super serum helps restore youthfulness by improving the appearance of ten clinical signs that define youthful-looking skin. An antidote to restless nights? Yes please.
£127.00, via lancome.co.uk
8 Noughty’s To The Rescue Intense Hair Treatment
Autumn might mean the return of the PSL and cozy outfits, but it also means dry, brittle hair (thanks, British weather). Combat the rain and wind with this 97% natural, super-quenching treatment, made with sweet almond and black oat extracts to hydrate, restructure and transform hair. It leaves hair looking glossy and sleek – and smells good enough to eat too.
£8.99, via noughtyhaircare.co.uk
9 Revive Active’s Zest Active supplements
A little boost goes a long way. Ideal for keeping in tip top condition, Zest Active is a super supplement with 25 active ingredients specially designed to support energy, the brain and the immune system. It’s perfect for busy girls on the go – after all, there’s never been a better time to fight off unwanted autumn colds.
£29.95, via reviveactive.com
10 Kérastase’s Blond Absolu Bain Ultra Violet Shampoo
Blondes have more fun, after all. Give your locks a dose of va va voom with Kérastase’s Blond Absolu Bain Ultra Violet Shampoo, a deeply nourishing treatment that boosts luminosity.
The purple shampoo works to deliver lasting protection against brassy and yellow tones, while defending against pollution and other external aggressors to maintain a healthy, natural-looking shine. If you’re looking to turn heads, this is the way to do it.
£19.10, via lookfantastic.com
11 Charlotte Tilbury’s Magic Cream Treat & Transform
It’s a little too easy for skin to lose its gleam during wintery months. Luckily, Charlotte Tilbury’s Magic Cream Treat & Transform is a secret mix of patented anti-ageing ingredients that wake skin up in an instant. BioNymph Peptide Complex stimulates collagen production and cell energy and fights free radicals to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and smooth the skin. Hello hydration.
£75.00 via selfridges.com
12 111SKIN’s Cryo ATP Sports Booster
Designed to mimic the effect of extreme cold on the skin, this booster contains natural cellular energy, ATP, to encourage more oxygen for optimised cell function.
Just a few drops of this highly-charged formula will reignite lacklustre skin, leaving it tightened, toned, and refined for a reinvigorated complexion. Use it post-workout for prolonged freshness and rejuvenated skin.
£85, via 111skin.co.uk
13 Tweezerman’s Classic Slant Tip Tweezer
Raise a brow in style. The classic, award winning Slant Tip Tweezer is dreamy for striking eyebrows. Famous for precision, the Slant Tweezer grabs every hair every time with more pull power than Tom Hardy. Use the perfectly aligned, hand filed tips for expert shape this autumn.
£22.00 via tweezerman.co.uk