For me, spring skincare is really all about radiance. The cold winter months have passed, leaving skin a little weather-beaten, dull and ready to be nursed back to glowing good health. Now is the time to give some moisture back to your skin with a restorative cream.
This season sees some fabulous day-cream launches, and there’s a particular emphasis on tightening and lifting sagging skin. My favourites so far are Chanel’s Le Lift (great name and characteristically dribble-inducing packaging, available in John Lewis shops), and the velvety Plantscription Powerful Lifting Cream by Origins. Both feel luxurious and rich on my dehydrated skin, giving it a lovely smooth finish with no oiliness whatsoever. To get the best results, always apply these creams to clean skin, after you’ve applied a serum. I’m currently using De La Mer’s new Lifting Contour Serum by night and, by day,