No bathroom cabinet should be without these beauties
A hardworking serum or oil is a key part of a successful skincare regime. While moisturiser deals with the skin’s surface, serum goes into the deeper layers of the skin to plump it from within as well as target other concerns such as pigmentation and acne. Here are three worth investing in.
Mario Badescu Anti-Acne Serum
If you’re plagued by dreaded breakouts, this gel-like formula can help prevent any future eruptions if you leave it on overnight. It contains a good glug of salicylic acid to thoroughly cleanse pores and help dissolve excess sebum to keep blemishes at bay. £17.50 Beauty Bay
The Ordinary Ascorbyl Glucoside Solution 12%
If you’re concerned about sun-damage, this clever concoction is geared around fighting free radicals– which to the uninitiated are unstable molecules that attack healthy tissue and lead to premature ageing – and which are primarily caused by UV rays. at Space NK. The result? Skin is brighter, more hydrated and pigmentation is reduced. And all for under a tenner. £8.90 Look Fantastic
The Body Shop Vitamin E Overnight Serum-In-Oil
This non-greasy overnight treatment brings the best of both worlds with the nourishing benefits of an oil combined with the potent power of a serum. Perfect to pop on as the colder weather draws in, it locks in moisture for up to eight hours. It’s also perfect for taking on a long-haul flight to combat the skin-parching recycled air. £16 The Body Shop